Technical Catering and Hospitality courses

The catering and hospitality industry offers a range of career options in food preparation, customer care and service. At Blackburn College, we will equip you with the experience you need to succeed in this exciting industry. Whether you want to become a chef, hotel manager or caterer - we have the tutors, facilities and industry links to help you achieve your goals. A Technical course is a fantastic way of kick starting your career.


Why Blackburn College?

  • Serve your creations in our campus restaurant, Scholars, Tripadvisor's No 1 restaurant in Blackburn and 2020 Travellers' Choice Winner.
  • Placement opportunities with Northcote, Yu Copster Green, Mytton Fold and James' Places.
  • Purpose-built catering facilities designed to mimic real world restaurant kitchens.
  • Learn from tutors who have worked in top restaurants - including Michelin-starred establishments.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Head Chef
  • Chef De Partie
  • Commis Chef
  • Pastry Chef
  • Catering Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Front of House
  • Hotel Manager
  • Bar Staff
  • Housekeeping