Modern Apprentiships

“An NVQ Modern Apprenticeship is the cornerstone of students learning and experience in Hospitality and Catering.

Lanarkshire Catering School has helped hundreds of students achieve these high standards, which in turn has increased their employability and their chances for promotion”.

Chris Crosbie
Senior Tutor

Further Information

For more information please contact Rita Kelly (Training Manager) on 01698 265588 or...

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Information on Catering and Hospitality Modern Apprenticeships

If you are aged between 16 – 19 years you can apply for a modern apprenticeship through Lanarkshire Catering School. We will give you advice and guidance to finding employment within the industry and put you through industry recognised qualifications.

If you are currently working within the hospitality industry and are looking to gain or upgrade skills to help with career development, please contact us to check eligibility for funding through the apprenticeship scheme which will give you the opportunity of achieving recognised vocational qualifications.

How the Training is Delivered?

Vocational qualifications are delivered in the workplace by a qualified assessor from Lanarkshire catering school visiting approximately once every 2weeks.

LCS also offers a day release option for chefs only.

Please contact the catering school for further details.


Hospitality apprenticeships

Level 2 Hospitality Apprenticeships

Professional Cookery

Food and Beverage Service

Beverage Service


Front Office

Level 3 Hospitality Apprenticeships

Professional Cookery

Hospitality Supervision and Leadership


Core skills are included as part of the above apprenticeships and where required also include REHIS food hygiene, personal licence holder training.

Other Courses Available

One day REHIS  elementary food hygiene course

One day Scottish personal licence holder course

½ day refresher course for Scottish personal licence holders

Introduction to hospitality industry course

All of the above are accredited and certificated courses


For information on the cost of the above courses, please contact the catering School.