City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Hospitality Services

Our City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Hospitality Services is an excellent course if you are looking for a career in the Hospitality Industry or just want to improve your culinary skills.

An Inspire College student in a chef uniform and hairnet, holding a tray of bacon.

This is a natural progression from the Level 1 Hospitality course and many of our learners make this their next step. This course is open to those who hold a Level 1 qualification in Hospitality, or experience in the industry.

What will we cover?

You can expect to:

  • Cover a range of practical and theoretical units in a purpose-built commercial kitchen to give you an idea of real-life experience of a fast-paced industry 
  • Learn the correct culinary knife skills and cutting techniques
  • Learn complex meals from scratch 
  • Work as part of a team, offering customer service at real events 
  • Gain a Level 2 Food Safety qualification, as well as the skills and ability to create dishes from a variety of ingredients using different cooking techniques.

Progression and Careers

You may wish to progress on to a Level 3 Diploma in Hospitality Services, a Traineeship, Apprenticeship or employment in the sector. 

There are lots of jobs and careers on offer in the food, drink, and entertainment industry such as:

  • Chef 
  • Kitchen Assistance
  • Waiting Staff
  • Hotel Staff 
  • Bar Staff 
  • Retail 


This course runs at High Pavement House (Sutton-in-Ashfield).

Get in touch!

To enrol or to find out more, call 0115 804 3611, email or just pop in to one of our bases! You can also pick up one of our brochures from a local library. 

You can also fill out our enrolment form - click here, or visit the Enrol Now page to complete it online.