NVQ 1 Cooking
NVQ 1 cooking course is the first key step for the world’s best chefs to come out of their hidden world. This cooking course will let the learners to know about the matters that are directly or indirectly related with the hospitality management or cooking of delicious foods for the customers. It is seen that most of the candidates who are fond of tasting different foods love to attend this kind of courses. They try to become a chef to prove that they also possess some intellectual in cooking an extra–ordinary food.
In the NVQ 1 cooking course the learners will be learning about the how to keep the kitchen clean. They will be taught how to work as a group with efficiency and effectiveness. They will also be showed the ways to handle as well maintain different types of knives. They will be provided proper knowledge about the health and hygiene of the customers. The most important thing they will be told is about the maintenance of safe and secure atmosphere. The above mentioned subjects were the compulsory one’s to be taken by the candidates. Here are some optional subjects that the candidates can choose of their own in NVQ 1 cooking courses to have an extra knowledge relating to the subject. The optional subjects are inclusive of the preparation of baked food, fry foods, grill foods, fruits, vegetables, and the preparation of steam foods etc. How to serve the alcoholic and other drinks, foods at a table etc. can also be chosen by the candidates as the optional subjects.
In order to get admission to an NVQ 1 cooking course the applicants need to come to the respective institutions where they have applied for and will have to face an interview or a short written test. The candidates should have basic knowledge on Mathematics and English so that there will be ease of understanding the terms.
In case of the home based students there are some facilities that are provided by the institutions, they might not need to pay any fees in most situations. In case of the adult learners over 19 the course fee is £880 per applicant and the exam fee will be £100.
After the admission the students will be learning based on two methods the home based studies and the practical methods to develop their skills. In NVQ 1 cooking courses the candidates will have to join a workshop of their own and then they will have to work their. After being asked the candidates will be bound to provide reports on their experiences regarding their profession. Then the assessors will evaluate the evidences and will take a short written or vocal test on the basis of those reports. Only then the candidates will be able to pass out the NVQ 1 cooking courses.