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Department of Hotel Culinary and Tourism

Food and Beverage Costing

NFQ Level:  NA
Credits: NA
Award Type: Single Subject Cert
Application: Apply Now
Closing Date: 1pm, 16th November 2020
Modules: View Modules Single Subject Accredited - Modules Not Applicable

Course Description

This module will benefit food and beverage hospitality professionals who would like:

  • To develop an understanding of cost control methodologies and procedures for profitable operations in the food and beverage operations
  • To upskill their knowledge in food and beverage costing terminology
  • To identify the factors that contribute to the successful management, control and security of their inventory within their establishment.
  • To be able to cost their menu items effectively using standard recipes and taking into consideration the profit they are looking to achieve within that selling price.
  • To be able to identify items that are selling well and achieveing a profit within their establishment through menu engineering.
  • To understand and apply relevant performance measures.

Entry Requirements



Start Date: 23rd November

Duration: 4 weeks.

Delivery: Online


Monday: 9am -12pm & 3pm -6pm

Tuesday: 9am - 12pm



Progression Opportunities

Successful completion of this module will enhance the participant's career path and progression within the industry. This module will act as a further step towards enhancing capabilities and maintaining and developing your professional status within the hospitality industry.

Lifelong Learning Department

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Phone: 066 7191701