Catering Course

Certificate in Catering Course

Love cooking?

Become a caterer (We'll show you how)

Wouldn't you like to make cash from your kitchen? Well that's what you can do by becoming a home-based caterer.

By studying this catering course, you'll learn how to set up your own catering or food business.

The course is a complete learning package, crammed full of information, tips, exercises and self-study assignments.

Constructed by experts, this catering course distills years of experience, covering every kind of catering issue. By taking this course, your success as a caterer is assured.

About the Course

The Certificate in Catering has 11 modules and a range of self-assessment questions and tasks.

These self-assessment exercises that will help you identify your strengths, develop you weaknesses and practise new skills.

At the end of the course you will need to complete a final test. If you get at least 65% you will get a downloadable Certificate in Catering.

Who would benefit from the course?

If you enjoy cooking, and you'd like to set up as a caterer or sell the food you make, you'll love this course.

And wherever you live in the world, this catering course is relevant to you. In addition, there's extra information for people in the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.


The course is certified to Level 3 by the Blackford Centre.

Upgrade and get Accreditation

For an extra £50 (total £143) you get a second, independent Level 3 Certificate from ABC Awards, a leading accreditation body and one that is recognised by Ofqual.

Click here to see more about ABC Awards (it opens in a new page).

The Award is further evidence of your knowledge of catering. It could help you win more clients. To learn more about upgrading, contact us by phone or email.

Does the course cover cooking skills and recipes?

No we don't. You shouldn't enrol on the catering course unless you're competent in the kitchen. And you probably have enough recipe books without us adding more suggestions. But we cover specialist subjects like modifying your recipes, and cooking for large numbers.

What you'll learn from the course

By the end of the course, you'll have acquired the following skills:

  • You'll have learnt the skills of professional catering.
  • You'll know how to set up and run your own catering firm or speciality food business

Register for the catering course

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Our guarantee

We offer a cast iron, money-back, no-quibble guarantee.

If you don't like the course (for any reason), just email us to cancel at any time within 60 days of receiving your pack, and we'll refund your course fees.

Why do we give this refund? Because we don't like to part on bad terms. Life's too short to fall out with people. And we'd prefer you to say nice things about us.

But does anyone actually claim a refund? Absolutely! Around five per cent of our students ask for their money back each month. And we're happy to pay them, because we know that the best course in the world won't suit every single person.

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Any questions?

If you have any questions, call us on 0800 781 17 15 (or +44 1373 470 270 if you're outside the UK), or any of the phone numbers at the bottom of the page, and we'll answer any queries you have.

We look forward to helping you succeed.

With best wishes

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Kit Sadgrove
Course Director