Professional Cookery (Level 6)

Glasgow Clyde College


Anniesland Campus


NQ Professional Cookery (Level 6) course will take your culinary skills to a more advanced level. It focuses on practical skills, food production and presentation and allows you to spend a year learning in our Training Restaurant as well as the production kitchens. Throughout the course you will study pastry, bakery, sauces, butchery and fishmonger as well as kitchen management, costings and waste control. All units are delivered by highly qualified and experienced professional chefs.

Pastry; Professional cookery: Practical; Professional cookery: Knowledge; Leading a hospitality team; Developing customer care in hospitality; Cake decoration: Gateaux finishing; Cake decoration: Chocolate processes; Non-alcoholic beverages; First Aid; Modern culinary techniques; Food service with problem solving; International cuisine with costing; Kitchen partie system; Preparing fish and shellfish; Guidance.

Entry Requirements

Professional Cookery (NPA) (Level 5), or other relevant national qualification at SCQF Level 5. Entry will be by interview.

Progression Routes

Successful students may progress onto a relevant HND or may gain employment.

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Hospitality and Catering

SCQF Level