Catering Course

Certificate in Catering Course

Love cooking?

Become a caterer (We'll show you how)

Wouldn't you like to make cash from your kitchen? Well that's what you can do by becoming a home-based caterer.

By studying this catering course, you'll learn how to set up your own catering or food business.

The course is a complete learning package, crammed full of information, tips, exercises and self-study assignments.

Constructed by experts, this catering course distills years of experience, covering every kind of catering issue. By taking this course, your success as a caterer is assured.

About the Course

The Certificate in Catering course has 11 modules. You receive each module in your email inbox every 2 days. So you get a new module to study every other day.

Once you've enrolled, you'll begin to receive the course modules.

At the end of each modules you'll find a task to carry out, as well as self assessment exercises. Pass the end of the course exam, and you'll get a downloadable Certificate in Catering.

Who would benefit from the course?

If you enjoy cooking, and you'd like to set up as a caterer or sell the food you make, you'll love this course.

And wherever you live in the world, this catering course is relevant to you. In addition, there's extra information for people in the UK, USA, Canada and Australia.


The course is certified to Level 3 by the Blackford Centre.

Upgrade and get Accreditation

For an extra R600 (total R3235) you get a second, independent Level 3 Certificate from ABC Awards, a leading accreditation body and one that is recognised by Ofqual.

Click here to see more about ABC Awards (it opens in a new page).

The Award is further evidence of your knowledge of catering. It could help you win more clients. To learn more about upgrading, contact us by phone or email.

Does the course cover cooking skills and recipes?

No we don't. You shouldn't enrol on the catering course unless you're competent in the kitchen. And you probably have enough recipe books without us adding more suggestions. But we cover specialist subjects like modifying your recipes, and cooking for large numbers.

What you'll learn from the course

By the end of the course, you'll have acquired the following skills:

  • You'll have learnt the skills of professional catering.
  • You'll know how to set up and run your own catering firm or speciality food business

Register for the catering course

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Any questions?

If you have any questions, call us on 065 317 8848 (or +27 65 317 8848 if you're outside South Africa) and we'll answer any queries you might have.

We look forward to helping you succeed.

With best wishes

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Kit Sadgrove
Course Director