Culinary Cost Control

Culinary Cost Control - CUL151

Whether you manage or own a restaurant, operate a catering business or embrace the food truck craze, there are fundamental management skills that apply to all foodservice operations. This essential course introduces students to management principles and the theoretical applications of food, beverage and labour cost controls. Students will examine various aspects used within the industry to evaluate, monitor and maintain appropriate control policies and procedures through the various functioning centres of purchasing, receiving, storing and issuing. Additionally, students will develop standard recipes and requisitions, practice menu engineering, examine break-even analysis and perform yield tests, cost/sale and inventory calculations.