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Hospitality and catering

Our full-time hospitality and catering courses are designed to get you ready for five-star service. Students will train in our commercial fine dining restaurant using industry-standard kitchens to prepare them for a real working environment.

Hospitality and catering courses

Why choose hospitality and catering at West Notts?

Tutors with real industry experience

Hospitality and cookery students work closely with tutors who’ve worked in high-pressure catering environments, passing on a wealth of tips and advice to students who are keen to learn.

Train in a real-life, award winning restaurant

Once students have gained enough experience, they’ll get to train in a real working kitchen, serving members of the public. The college’s fine dining restaurant has recently been awarded the Travellers’ Choice Award through Tripadvisor – placing us in the top 10% of restaurants worldwide!.

Show off your creativity!

Students get the opportunity to take part in events which showcase their skills and talents including fine dining themed-evenings and charity fundraisers.

Get a glimpse of our restaurant kitchens

Take a look at our students prepping and cooking food in our kitchens. (This video was created by Creative Media Production students).

Our COVID-19 measures

See how we've adapted our restaurant to meet COVID-19 safety measures. (This video was created by Creative Media Production students)

What our students say

Find out what some of our current students think about studying at West Notts.


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Why choose West Notts?

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100% A Level pass rate in 2020.

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One of the top colleges in the UK for student satisfaction.**Learner Exit Survey 2019/20

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An extensive bus service across Mansfield and the surrounding area.

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We have four campuses each boasting a number of state-of-the-art facilities.

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