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Food Technology Diploma

Duchy College Stoke Climsland LEVEL: 3 Food Technology & Production

If you are passionate about food and how it is made then this course is for you. Our Stoke Climsland campus is home to our £4.7 million Food Innovation Centre; with its registered manufacturing and processing facilities, food analysis and microbiology laboratory you will benefit from learning in a state-of-the-art facility unmatched in the South West.


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Ideal if:

You are interested in a career in the food sector.

You’ll need:

Five GCSEs at grade C or 5, including English and maths.

You’ll learn:

About the production of foods, from raw materials to product manufacture, across the range of food groups including dairy, meat, fruit and vegetables, beverages, fish and cereals.  As well as learning about the safe food production you will learn how to develop new products and assure their quality using systems such as HACCP.


To gain an ideal grounding for a career in this sector through a combination of practical sessions,  assignments and projects.

You’ll love:

Practical sessions in the state-of-the-art food processing facilities and food laboratory as well as the chance to visit, and work with, local food producers.

You’ll go on to:

A career as a food technologist or university study such as our FdSc Food Studies or our BSc (Hons) Agriculture & Food.

Progression Courses


Food Technology Diploma

Start Date



Stoke Climsland


1 year


Kerry Roberts Foor Manufacturing & Technology

"I saw the prospectus for the College and it looked really interesting. I looked into it more, and I was able to bring my horse here and use all the other great facilities, and this was the most in depth course to do with food technology."
Food Technology & Production

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