Restaurant & Hospitality Skills Programme Cork

Start Date: 27/06/2022 27/06, 28/06, 29/06, 30/06, 01/07, 04/07, 05/07, 06/07, 07/07 & 08/07

Duration: 10 Days (9.30am - 4.00pm)

Location: Imperial Hotel Cork City & Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City

Accreditation: Restaurant & Hospitality Skillnet Certificate of Completion

Cost: Free

Programme overview

Are you looking to upskill or gain new food and beverage skills?

This 10 day programme is designed to help train individuals with the basic skills needed to work within the hospitality industry. This course covers both practical skills and the theory behind these skills. This course will enable individuals to become more competent in customer service, teamwork and food and beverage skills.

This programme is being delivered as part of the Skills Connect Initiative.

Learning Outcomes

• Demonstrate the daily tasks of restaurant and hospitality staff
• Show staff how to greet a guest and respond to their needs
• Learn food hygiene standards
• Complete a manual handling course
• Understand basic food and beverage terminology
• Learn accommodation skills

Who is this course suitable for?

This course is suitable for anyone who is currently unemployed or on temporary lay off.

(If you are unsure if you qualify please email niamh.omalley@rai.ie to enquire)

Course Schedule & Modules Covered

  • Food & Beverage Skills
  • Customer Service
  • Food & Beverage Skills
  • Accommodation Skills
  • CV Prep & Interview Skills
  • Food Hygiene & Manual Handling
  • Accommodation Practical, Food & Beverage Practical ( Job Interviews & Guest Speakers)

Course Dates:

Imperial Hotel Cork City: 27th, 28th, 29th & 30th June

Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City: 1st, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th July

Trainer Profile

Fiona Dunne of Hospitality Skills Ireland

Fiona Dunne has over 28 years experience in the hospitality sector. A failte Ireland Cert Instructor from 2004 to 2009 and a Hospitality Instructor from 2012 to present. Fiona Dunne completed her training at GMIT in 1998.

Fiona Dunne completed the Training Needs Identification & Design  Level 6 in 2016  with CPL Institute and the Train the Trainer in 2004 by Failte Ireland.

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Programmes of 20 or less days’ duration

Programmes of 20 or less days’ duration may be pursued without prior approval from Intreo Offices/DEASP Scheme Areas. Individuals in receipt of a Job-seekers payment or other payment (listed above) should inform their local offices, wherever possible in advance, of their intention to participate in such short programmes.