NZ Certificate in Hospitality Level 2 (with NCEA)
Intakes: 26 February 2018
Duration: 24 weeks
Dream of working in a restaurant, café or bar? If you are aged between 16 and 19, this FREE Level 2 Hospitality programme is your first step. Learn practical skills, gain real experience in our onsite café and bar, and get a qualification while you are at it!
Who can enrol?
This programme is free if you are 16 – 19 years old and want to get an entry-level hospitality job or go onto higher-level hospitality studies.
What will I learn?
This course is the ideal start to a career in hospitality. It will give you the basic knowledge and skills you need, plus you will graduate with real workplace experience thanks to Ignite’s fully operational onsite café and bar.
You will cover:
- Basic food safety
- Preparing and serving hot and cold beverages
- Customer service
- Personal presentation
- Working in teams
Literacy and numeracy
What qualifications will I gain?
- New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Level 2)
NCEA Level 2
Where will this take me?
This qualification shows employers you have the skills and knowledge you need to land an entry-level role in this vibrant industry. Keen to step your career up a notch? Boost your skills with Ignite’s Level 3 Hospitality programme. Either way you’ll stand out from the crowd by having trained at Ignite Colleges!
Here's a profile and video of our awesome Hospitality tutor Fabio
A summer job at a hostel in Italy’s Dolomites was the start of a lifelong path for Fabio, who quickly discovered a love of customer service and hospitality. In a career that has spanned 26 years, Fabio has honed his skills in bars, nightclubs, pizzerias and hotels across Italy, London and New Zealand. He has worked in some of the world’s top restaurants, alongside some of the world’s top chefs. He’s a highly skilled sommelier (wine expert), an experienced hospitality trainer, and an enthusiastic advocate of the hospitality and cookery sectors. Now he’s sharing his knowledge and passion for the industry with students at Ignite Colleges.
“With hospitality you have the ability to travel anywhere in the world and easily get a job. The skills you gain unlock so many career options, from working in a café, to opening your own restaurant, or managing events. Hospitality is not just a job – it’s a lifestyle, a passion, a craft. It’s an industry that has given me a rewarding career, a family, lots of friends and crazy times. It can do that for you too!”
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