On-the-job Training

On-the-job Training

Introducing the Butlin's Chef Academy

Whether you’ve worked in kitchens for years or this is a new adventure for you, the Butlin’s Chef Academy is going to elevate your skills, knowledge and experience to totally new levels. This is something completely new and different to the hospitality sector and you could be part of it!

Starting in early 2022 our new Butlin’s Chef Academy will bring together on the job learning, culinary masterclasses, industry visits, formal qualifications, coaching, mentoring and advanced lessons in world cuisine. Will you be one of the lucky team members who take part in this opportunity of a lifetime?

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Free Level 1 and Level 2 Training - West Coast 360

West Coast 360 and Skill Up West Somerset are pleased to offer FREE training to employers, their staff and anyone interested in working in the hospitality and leisure industry. These courses are for West Somerset residents, whether returning from furlough, wishing to gain more skills or looking to start a career in the sector. 

Courses include: Level 1 and Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene, Manual Handling, First Aid at Work Refresher Training, Food Allergy Awareness Training and Customer Service Training. Take a look on the link below for full listings and details on how to sign up.

Spotlight On: Bridgwater & Taunton College - Distance Learning

Bridgwater & Taunton College has strategically placed itself as the region’s leading provider for technical and professional training, with our recent Ofsted inspection awarding the College Outstanding in Apprenticeships. We work in collaboration with a large number of local and national employers to train the next generation of professionals, combining leading edge practice with a wealth of opportunity and development.

Distance Learning

Free Distance Learning courses offer students the flexibility of studying a selection of Level 2 and Level 3 courses from home and either online or paper-based, with the support of a specialist tutor. It is also a great opportunity for employers to offer free continuous development programmes to your workforce. FREE Distance Learning – Bridgwater & Taunton College (btc.ac.uk)

Contact us a member of the Bridgwater & Taunton College Business Development Team:

Email: business@btc.ac.uk

Call: 01278 655 111

The Ambassador Programme

The Ambassador Programme is an online training course which has been developed by West Coast 360 to assist those working within the hospitality and leisure industries to improve their local knowledge and customer service skills. As well as those who are interested in pursuing a career within the sector.

Having good local knowledge and giving excellent customer service are key elements in the experience of visitors and in bringing them back to the area and to local businesses. The aim of the Programme is to ‘create Ambassadors for the West Somerset area and to improve the service that visitors to the area receive.’

Spotlight On: Bridgwater & Taunton College - Courses for Adults

Bridgwater & Taunton College has strategically placed itself as the region’s leading provider for technical and professional training, with our recent Ofsted inspection awarding the College Outstanding in Apprenticeships. We work in collaboration with a large number of local and national employers to train the next generation of professionals, combining leading edge practice with a wealth of opportunity and development.

Courses for Adults

Health and safety: Search Results – Bridgwater & Taunton College (btc.ac.uk)

Catering and hospitality: Search Results – Bridgwater & Taunton College (btc.ac.uk)

General information on courses for adults: Courses For Adults in Somerset – Bridgwater & Taunton College (btc.ac.uk)

Contact us a member of the Bridgwater & Taunton College Business Development Team:

Email: business@btc.ac.uk

Call: 01278 655 111

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