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Higher Certificate

Bar Supervision

Athlone Institute of Technology - AIT
Athlone Institute of Technology - AIT
Course Code
AL661
Career Zone
Level
NFQ Type
Major
Duration
2 Years
Attendence
Full Time

Course Summary

The aim of this programme is to provide you with the professional craft and supervisory skills in bar and beverage service in order to provide a quality and unique customer experience in the Irish tourism industry.

The course also covers the application of business principles to bar and beverage service operations in the areas of marketing, merchandising and sales and cost control.

You will also learn how to identify and apply appropriate legislation in relation to: equality, employment, environmental best practice, food safety legislation, health and safety, and licensing laws.

Course Details

College Link > AL661 - Bar Supervision

Colleges often have information about the course on their own website, along with other useful information relating to the college. (Note: Not always available)

Career Sectors

This course prepares you for working in the Career Sectors below. Follow the links to get a fuller understanding of the sectors you are preparing for.

Entry Requirements

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QQI FET/FETAC Links

This course will accept Any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.

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The Student - Career Interests

This course is typically suited for people with the following Career Interests. If these interests do not describe you, this course may prepare you for work you may not find satisfying.

Enterprising

Enterprising people like situations that involve using resources for personal or corporate economic gain. Such people may have an opportunistic frame of mind, and are drawn to commerce, trade and making deals. Some pursue sales and marketing occupations. Many will eventually end up owning their own business, or in management roles in larger organisations. They tend to be very goal-oriented and work best when focused on a target. Some have an entrepreneurial inclination.

Career Progression

As a graduate of this programme, you will be qualified to work as a bartender and in the area of food service in a range of hotels, bars and related service outlets throughout the world.

Further Research

Qualifax
Qualifax Course Page

Qualifax is the National Learners Database. (Note: Link not always available)

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