Hit Scotland


Even the Creme de la Creme of baking keeps on learning!

  • 23/06/2017

HIT scholarships are given to the emerging talent in the Scottish hospitality industry, at all stages in their career, and even the best need to keep learning new skills to develop in their chosen profession. So it was fantastic to help BBC Bake Off Creme de la Creme winner Helen Vass develop her skills even further with a pastry development course at the renowned Callebaut Chocolate Academy in Spain.

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Cocktails the Tigerlily way

  • 21/06/2017

HIT scholar Munaf Alzuobe, one of our Diageo Learning for Life scholars, can now add “Cocktail Master” to his CV, after spending a few days at Tigerlily, learning the art of cocktail making.

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Hospitality Legend joins the Industry Heroes List

  • 19/06/2017


Stephen Carter OBE, General Manager of the Old Course Hotel and Spa, St Andrews is this year’s winner of the HIT Industry award.  Universally agreed by the judging panel, Stephen is a well recognised and very worthy winner of this award, the only one presented each year by HIT Scotland, in association with Brakes Scotland and The Caterer.

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Leaders of the Future

  • 13/06/2017

Another group of HIT scholars are now successfully on their way to becoming leaders of the future, after their two day "Essential Skills for Aspiring Managers" course at Cameron House.

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