Launch your career in food and beverage service today!

Do you want a career serving food and drinks in restaurants or managing your own catering team? Here are some steps you could be taking right now to enter the food and beverage industry. 

Step 3: Enter high profile competitions and network with the Academy of Food and Wine Service

The Academy of Food and Wine Service (AFWS) gives food and beverage professionals the right tools to progress in their career. Joining the AFWS means you can enter life-changing competitions, get free career advice and discounts to training packages. The AFWS is perfect if you're considering a career as a sommelier, waiter/waitress, bar manager or restaurant manager.


Step 4: Expand your hospitality knowledge with our video training library

Your first shift can be nerve-racking, especially if you’ve never served food or drink before. You may be thinking ‘how do I serve a bottle of wine?’ or ‘what’s the formal way to greet customers?’ Even if you’ve worked in the industry for a long time, there’s always something new to discover, it could be a new dish or an innovative way to prepare a meal. Make sure you feel confident in your role by taking a look at our video training library.