Food & Drink

Explore your culinary skills with our range of new courses in food and drink. This includes courses such as basic cooking skills, cooking for a healthier lifestyle and making French delicacies. A new range of courses focusing on health and nutrition have also been introduced with the opportunity to gain skills and accreditation that could progress into further training or employment.

As part of our commitment to professional development, we also offer Food Safety in Catering and other qualifications to those who work with food or in catering. If you are an employer of staff who works with food, contact our team to find out more about bespoke courses.


Havering Adult College is committed to ensuring learners eat healthily and are aware of the food choices they make in their cooking. All food and drink courses have been developed in line with Havering’s Prevention of Obesity Strategy. More information on the strategy can be found on our website.


``Before starting the course, I hadn’t done much baking. The classes were a lot of fun, and the new things I learned, I have taken into my Brownie unit and helped the girls to make amazing muffins and cakes!`` - Cake Baking Basics