LEVEL 2 - COMMIS CHEF

Course Level

Level 2

Duration

12 Months

Location

England

What is involved in the level 2 COMMIS CHEF APPRENTICEHIP

Do you have a passion for cooking and want to extend your knowledge and skillset while gaining a qualification?  This apprenticeship could be the perfect starting point for you.

As a Commis Chef, you can work within various organisations and employers such as:

  • Restaurants
  • Hotels
  • Care Homes/Hospitals
  • Military establishments
  • Cruise Ships

Throughout this apprenticeship you will gain the skills and experience needed to start out in a career within the hospitality and catering sector. The role of the commis chef apprenticeship is to develop craft skills and knowledge within all areas of the operation of a kitchen, this will include preparing, cooking and finishing food items in line with relevant legislation, among other responsibilities.

A Commis Chef is supervised in their work and reports to a senior chef in the kitchen.

 
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What you will learn in a Commis Chef apprenticeship

UNIT 1: GETTING STARTED

  • How technology supports the development and production of dishes and menu items.
  • Factors that influence the business’s types of food items and menus.
  • Right ingredients and portion sizes.
  • Use of kitchen equipment
  • Principles of basic food preparation
  • Cooking methods
  • Food hygiene

UNIT 2: SERVICE DELIVERY

  • Contribute to reviewing and refreshing menus in line with business and customer requirements.
  • Check food stocks
  • Prioritize tasks
  • Follow safe systems of work
  • Apply correct preparation and cooking tasks to a high standard.
  • Use a range of craft preparation and cooking skills.

UNIT 3: DEMONSTRATE

  • Enthusiastic and committed to improving and developing skills.
  • Has a food safety approach at all times
  • Shows accuracy and attention to detail
  • Is fair, consistent, reliable and respectful

UNIT 4: END POINT ASSESSMENT

 

  • Knowledge Test
  • Observation
  • Professional Discussion underpinned by a portfolio of evidence.

Whats next?

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