The Institute of Hospitality and Lifestyle



Are you interested in becoming a Chef, Hairdresser, Beauty Therapist, Cabin Crew Member or something similar? Then look no further than The Institute of Hospitality and Lifestyle and our wide range of courses to get you started and turn your dreams into reality!

We offer study programmes from foundation to level 4 for careers in a variety of subjects including hairdressing, barbering, beauty and spa, nail enhancements, make-up artistry, theatrical special effects and media, culinary arts, professional patisserie, professional cookery, cabin crew and travel and tourism. We also offer the opportunity to study for a foundation degree in advanced beauty therapy & aesthetics.


in Hospitality and Lifestyle

Our qualifications will help equip you with the professional skills, competencies and knowledge you will need to begin a wide range of exciting careers in a number of different industries.

Whatever course you choose to study, you will train in our well-equipped industry-standard facilities which provide the perfect opportunity to gain the practical skills and knowledge required to set you up for the world of work once you have completed your studies and journey with.

Ready to take the first steps towards your chosen career at The Institute of Hospitality and Lifestyle? Take a look at the courses we offer below.


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Hull College offers outstanding specialist facilities for use by students studying all courses.

Take off in our mock airline cabin simulator, designed to give our cabin crew and travel & tourism students the skills and experience needed to take to the skies. The facility is complete with seats, overhead storage, food and drink service, duty-free and life jackets to encourage effective learning and provide real-life experience.

HU1 Riverside Bistro is our premier training restaurant, serving delicious food and providing excellent service. We can offer a number of options for your event, catering for up to 80 people.

Our three fully-equipped professional training kitchens provide the perfect environment for the next generation of chefs to learn and master their trade. Each workstation includes individual refrigeration, a sink, high powered gas powered cooking ranges and induction hobs and removable frying facilities, as well as the necessary equipment to complete a range of cooking tasks. Each kitchen also has a combi oven, dedicated equipment washing area, dishwasher and advanced extraction units.

Salon QG is the college’s premier training salon, which provides our hair and beauty students will the opportunity to try out their new skills on paying customers, all under the supervision of our expert staff. The modern, fully-equipped training salon offers a range of treatments from haircuts and colours to facials and nail treatments, all using industry-recognised product ranges.

Why Study
With Us?

Choosing to continue your education with us is about more than just gaining a qualification - it’s the perfect opportunity to prepare yourself for your chosen career. That's why we've put together a number of key reasons to help you decide why Hull College is the right choice for you and your future.

Career focused courses

We have one focus - to create careers, not courses. We pride ourselves on this approach, ensuring you leave us with the skills, knowledge and experience needed to begin a career in the industry of your choice.

Hands on learning

Do you learn better by working with your hands? Do you retain information better by ‘doing’ rather than ‘listening’? If so, studying one of our vocational study programmes could well be the perfect option for you!

Taught by experts

Our dedicated course tutors are experts in their fields with extensive knowledge and years of industry experience, and can therefore equip you with the necessary skills future employers are looking for.


Hull College provides a relaxing and fun environment where you will be treated like an adult. You will have lots of opportunities to grow and develop your skills outside of your studies.

Employer Links

Our close links with employers help us ensure that our curriculum reflects what is expected in industry – giving you a head start in the jobs race.