Do you enjoy food and science subjects? Would you like to find out more about how these subjects work together? This course will introduce you to the fascinating world of food and drink manufacturing. You will learn what it takes to design, develop, and promote new food and drink products in sustainable manner.

During this course you will learn about the food and drink manufacturing industry. You will study food science, food hygiene, product development, and sustainability in the food and drink industry. 

Finally, you will gain an insight into how products are brought to market. This course provides a great insight into the career opportunities that are available in the food and drink industry. You will be taken out to visit local food and drink producers. 

  • Team working
  • Planning
  • Organisation
  • Communication
  • Problem solving
  • Numeracy
  • ICT
  • One year
  • Two afternoons a week
  • An introduction to the food and drink
  • Manufacturing industry
  • Product concept to launch in the
  • Food and drink manufacturing
  • Industry
  • Food science and technology in the food and drink manufacturing industry
  • Safety requirements of the food and drink
  • Manufacturing industry
  • Foundation Apprenticeship: Food and Drink Technologies SCQF Level 6
  • Food technologist
  • Food science
  • Engineer – food industry
  • You may be required to take part in an informal conversation as part of the application process. This group/individual conversation may be an information session, a portfolio discussion, or a skills based exercise