Planit


Hospitality and Event Operations

Inverness College UHI

Venues

Inverness New Campus

Content

You’ll find out what you need to know to successfully work in the hospitality or events industry, including planning and running events, food and beverage operations, working as part of a team, providing excellent client experiences. You will have the opportunity to undertake work placement with our local industry partners.

Content:
Event industry: an overview of the various sectors in the industry, including festivals, sporting events and exhibitions; Event costing: an introduction to budgeting to run a profitable event; Event organisation: work as a team to plan and run an event; Working as part of a team; Marketing: promote hospitality and events; Food and drink operations: work in the Sheiling interacting with members of the public, staff and students; Customer care; IT.

Entry Requirements

4 subjects at National 4 including English. Interview.

Progression Routes

HNC Hospitality. HNC Events.

Start Date

August

Qualification

SVQ

Award

at SCQF Level 5

Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year

Department

Business, Management and Hospitality

SCQF Level

5

Career Sectors

Advertising, Marketing and PR

Journalism

Media and Broadcasting

Publishing and Writing