WSQ Specialist Diploma In Food Services (Food and Beverage Service)

Provided by Avanta Academy


Awarded by Skillsfuture Singapore

Course introduction


This is the course for aspiring F&B Professionals with a passion to deepen knowledge and skillsets in F&B service industry, and pursue global careers.

Through the WSQ Specialist Diploma in Food Services (Food and Beverage Service), we aim to:

  • Prepare learners for career advancement opportunities in the fast-growing F&B industry.
  • Equip learners with advanced knowledge and skillsets in F&B service management. It includes managing F&B operations, lead and manage work teams, and optimising sales, amongst others.
This course will benefit F&B personnel interested in administering operationally-efficient and effective purchasing and receiving procedures to better manage inventory control systems, such as;
  • Sales managers
  • Outlet supervisors
  • Assistant managers
  • Area managers
  • Restaurateurs
  • Entrepreneurs
Upon successful completion of the course, learners will be awarded a WSQ Specialist Diploma in Food Services (Food and Beverage Service).

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

  • WSQ Manage Cost and Quality Controls (SSF)
  • WSQ Manage Food and Beverage Operations (SSF)
  • WSQ Administer Purchasing and Receiving Procedures (SSF)
  • WSQ Manage Customer Services (SSF)
  • WSQ Manage Training (SSF)
  • WSQ Conduct Staff Performance Assessment Process (SSF)
  • WSQ Lead and Manage Work Teams (SSF)
  • WSQ Optimise Sales (SSF)
  • WSQ Manage Site/Outlet and Equipment Maintenance (SSF)
  • WSQ Manage Inventory Control System (SSF)

Entry Requirements

  • A minimum of ‘O’ Levels qualifications and above or its equivalent (i.e. WSQ Work Place Literacy and Numeracy Skills Level 5) is required.
  • Learners must have a minimum of 2 years of work experience at Supervisory or Management Level in Food and Beverage Service

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

This programme is designed and priced on a modular basis to be flexible so they support when you want to learn.

Fees & Funding

Course Fees $6170 (before funding)
Funding / Grants
  • Skillsfuture Credit
  • Skills Development Fund

SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) subsidies (funding) available for Singaporeans and Permanent Residents (PR).

In addition, all Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their S$500 SkillsFuture Credit from the Government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website ( to choose from the courses available on the SkillsFuture Credit course directory.