Diploma in Food and Beverage

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3 years
MD 004


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This is one out of the many departments in Riat college. The department was conceived in 1994 where it enrolled its pioneer students in craft certificate in food and beverage production sales and service. Later on, diploma courses in F & B came into force in 1998,then Artisan in F & B sales and service.

The department has grown with those three levels and up to now it has  the best facilities and resources which have made our students achieve the best training and are able to join the job market anywhere in the world and they are well appreciated as we always get the reports from the organizations where they get placements.

Remember this is a course which provides services and therefore the students are trained in a way that they meet the guest’s expectations and results in the guest’s satisfaction,

The course requires that you involve so much on more practicals as well as theories. With the three levels in which one can join the course, there are durations which you have to take to complete the course.

Artisan in food and beverage production and service level takes sandwich of two years and one industrial attachment.

Craft certificate in food and beverage production sales and service is taught in a modular program, that is, module one which takes three terms and module two takes two terms with one industrial attachment of three months. This course is designed to provide the trainee with skills, knowledge and attitude required to perform as a cook and a waiter/waitress. The course involves the preparation, production and service of food and drinks to people in all types of catering establishment.

Diploma in food and beverage management has three modular programs which is having module one which takes three terms, module two takes two terms and module three takes three terms. In addition, there are two industrial attachments before the completion of the course.

All these programs take into consideration that there will always be course work and continuous assessment as well as KNEC exam after each and every level where you will get your KNEC result slips before achieving your final KNEC certificate after completion and passing all the levels.

Salome Omondi.


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