Hotel, Restaurant and Bar Operations (Level 5)

City of Glasgow College


City Campus


This is an exciting course, which provides you with the skills and knowledge necessary to gain employment in the hospitality/events industry. This NQ Hotel, Restaurant and Bar Operations course focuses on developing your practical skills for the hospitality/events industry e.g. food and beverage service, front office, customer care, housekeeping, event organising and hospitality administration skills.

This course will prepare you for progression to NQ Hospitality (Level 6) or the NQ Events Organisation (Level 6) and develops your employability skills to allow you to work in the main sectors of the hospitality industry including restaurants, bars, hotels, event and contract catering at a practical level, serving and dealing with customers.

Entry Requirements

1 subject at National 5 and 3 subjects at National 4 including English and Maths, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4. Interview.

Progression Routes

NQ Hotel, Restaurant and Bar Operations (Level 6)

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Food, Events, Hospitality and Tourism

SCQF Level