Food Waste Heroes

We've teamed up with Hastings Voluntary Action to bring you this enjoyable food course, so you can cook better food and reduce food waste.

Course Type



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enrol 30320 01/02/22 15/03/22 Tuesday 09:00 12:00

What will I study?

During this five-week course, we'll be raising awareness of food waste and how to promote the use of surplus food better. We'll teach you a range of practical professional cookery skills so you can cook and enjoy nutritional, tasty food. We'll improve your knowledge of food waste, show you the causes, and share solutions to how you can minimise it. You'll also be able to learn about food safety in catering, the importance of stock control and rotation - all important things for reducing food waste!

How will I be assessed?

There will be practiacal observations, support and guidance from you tutor, as well as some written questions.

What qualification will I achieve?

There is no formal qualification with this course, but you will have lots of new cookery skills and know how to minimise food waste.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have completed this course, you will have a range of cookery skills that will help you maximise your food and ingredients, helping to make a difference in the fight against food waste. Completing this course may also give you the edge over your competitors when finding employment in the hospitality and catering industry.