Westside Hospitality Training Facility

Opened in 2019, the Westside Hospitality Training Facility on the Model Farm Road, Cork, was built on the solid foundations of our predecessors in Fáilte Ireland and CERT in providing world class training in culinary and all areas of the hospitality sector.

THE FACILITY INCLUDES:

The facility also features three fully equipped Information Technology Rooms, as well as a number of classrooms.

Programmes at Westside are designed meet the skill requirement of all areas of the hospitality sector from kitchen, restaurant, bar, accommodation, reception and barista and these include:

 
National Commis Chef Apprenticeship Programme

QQI Level 6 Advanced Certificate in Culinary Arts

This is a 2-year National Apprenticeship Programme delivered both on and off the job.

 

National Craft Butchery Apprenticeship Programme

QQI Level 5 Certificate in Craft Butchery

This is a 2-year National Apprenticeship Programme delivered both on and off the job.

 

Food and Beverage Service Skills Traineeship

City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Food and Beverage

This is a 26-week programme, including work placement.

 

Culinary Arts Traineeship

City and Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Food Preparation and Cooking

This is a 26-week programme, including work placement.    

 

Barista Skills Programme

City and Guilds International award in Barista Skills.

 

A number of programmes at Westside are run under the Skills to Advance initiative for people working in the hospitality sector to up-skill and gain internationally recognized qualifications.

 

Enquiries relating to general courses to:

E: admissions@corktrainingcentre.ie

T: 021 4856200, choose Admissions option.

Enquiries relating to Apprenticeship programmes to:

E: apprenticeship@corktrainingcentre.ie

T: 021 4856200, choose Apprenticeship option.

General enquiries relating to Westside Hospitality Training Facility to:

E: westside@corktrainingcentre.ie

Telephone: 021 4856249

Bus Stops:

Bus 220 bus stop is adjacent to Westside Centre

Bus 205 bus stop is within walking distance

Free Parking

Fully equipped training restaurant and dining area:

 

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