If you have a passion for cuisine and want to develop and perfect your culinary skills then look no further than TyneMet College. With state-of-the-art facilities, including hands-on training, you will become equipped with skills that will pave the way to a successful career in catering and hospitality.

Our unique on-site restaurant, Retreat, provides catering students with invaluable experience of preparing and serving a wide range of food, all under the watchful eyes of culinary experts and award- winning chefs.

TyneMet is keen to showcase the talents of its students each year. In 2013 the hard work and determination of the College's professional cookery students paid off as they celebrated multiple successes at the Salon Culinaire Festival in Newcastle; winning three Gold, four Silver and five Bronze medals in total.

Full time school leaver courses

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Diploma in Professional Cookery // Level 1 Full-time September More
Diploma in Professional Cookery // Level 2 Full-time September More

Part time adult courses & workshops

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A Taste of Asia Workshop
Delivered: Wednesday, 17:00 ~ 20:00
T00072 13 Mar Book Now
A Taste of Italy
Delivered: Wednesday, 17:00 ~ 20:00
T01806 24 Apr Book Now
A Taste of Thailand
Delivered: Wednesday, 17:00 ~ 20:00
T01807 12 Jun Book Now
Diploma in Professional Cookery
Delivered: , 00:00 ~ 00:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 16:00 and Thursday 09:30 - 12:30
T00074 02 Sep Apply
Diploma in Professional Cookery
Delivered: , 00:00 ~ 00:00
Thursday 14:00 - 20:00 and Friday 09:00 - 13:00
T00075 02 Sep Apply

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