Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking

8065-01

Course Details

We are excited to welcome you to our cutting-edge online City & Guilds Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking programme.

Our City & Guilds (UK) Diploma is an Internationally recognized qualification which will enable you to work all over the world.

You will join the ranks of celebrity Chefs like Jamie Oliver and Gordon Ramsay, who also started out their culinary journeys armed with a City & Guilds qualification.

In this programme you will learn the skills you need to gain confidence and knowledge in:

  • Food Preparation – Cold, Soups, Fish, Meat, Vegetables, Bakery, Grains & Desserts
  • Food Safety & Hygiene in Catering
  • Menu Costing and Planning
  • Introduction to Nutrition
  • Introduction to Basic Kitchen Procedures
  • Introduction to Hospitality

With this qualification, you will be able to:

  • Get a higher salary
  • Have a passport to Work and Travel all over the world
  • Start your own business and be your own boss
  • Enrol for the City & Guilds Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts

When you study with us you:

  • Will have 100% Guaranteed Industry Placement
  • Will have Advanced Supported Learning with a FREE Google Home Mini device
  • Join a Global community of Student Chefs also studying online
  • Will be mentored by a highly – experienced Executive Chef Assessor
  • Won’t need to take time off work to attend classes
  • Can work as Fast as you Want
  • Will have unlimited access to an Exclusive Culinary Library as well as 100’s of recipes & Videos
  • Will have unlimited access to course material from multiple devices 24/7 – Never miss a lecture
  • Will graduate with real skills that will help you succeed in today’s competitive workplace
  • Have access to our Alumni Network of Chefs working all over the world
  • Have a completed e-portfolio (Online CV) and be ready to apply for the job you deserve

Our online platform is exciting, interactive and user friendly – We bring the classroom to your kitchen. Our team is on hand and ready to get you started in achieving your Culinary dreams!

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to Contact Us our team is on hand to assist you with everything you may need.

Congratulations in taking the first step to success with one of the World’s Top Culinary Qualifications from International Culinary Studio. We are proud to be part of your journey.

 

Course Duration

  • This is a self-paced home study course that can be completed in a time frame that suits you.
  • You can work through the material as fast as you like, but a maximum of 1 yearis allowed to complete this programme.
  • This programme has an average expected duration of 460hours
  • This programme has a minimum average of 230 hours for Industry Practical
  • Course material is completed online via our Learner Management System, Canvas.
  • Our Learner Management System can be accessed via mutliple devices : Desktop, Tablet & Mobile
  • Our highly-experienced Chef Instructors will be on hand to guide you through to a successful course completion
  • All assignments are assessed by our Chef Assessors
  • Technical Requirements
  • Kitchen Equipment 

On completion of this Food Preparation & Cooking programme, you could gain employment as a Commis Chef. You could then also further your studies with International Culinary Studio in either Baking/Patisserie or Food Preparation & Culinary Arts.

 

 

Course Outline

  • Safety at Work
  • Introduction to Nutrition
  • Introduction to Basic Kitchen Procedures
  • Prepare Food for Cold Presentation
  • Prepare, Cook and Finish foods by Frying
  • Prepare, Cook and Finish foods by Braising and Stewing
  • Prepare, Cook and Finish foods by Boiling, Poaching and Steaming
  • Prepare, Cook and Finish foods by Baking, Roasting and Grilling
  • Introduction to Hospitality in the Catering Industry
  • Food Safety in Catering

 

Outcome Options:

 
 

City & Guilds Accreditation – 8065-01

On completion of this course, you will be awarded with:

City & Guilds Certificate in Food Preparation and Cooking (8065-01)

INVESTMENT OPTIONS:  

  • Full Payment @ $ 6000, or
  • Monthly Payment @ $ 1000 Deposit followed by 6 Monthly Payments of $ 917 per month, or
  • Weekly Payment @ $ 1000 Deposit followed by 20 Weekly Payments of $ 275 per week.

The investment includes:

  • Personal online login to our Learner Management System, all study material and videos.
  • Welcome starter pack including text book
  • Personalised student card (NZ students receive discounts by using their student card in NZ)
  • Access to all our online events, including webinars and discussion boards
  • Feedback, mentoring and assessment on your practical cooking and theory tasks from your chef instructor.
  • Access to our Alumni network of chefs working all over the world
  • Online e-portfolio
  • Final City & Guilds theory and practical exam, conducted in May and November each year at an approved centre nearest to you
  • Certification

**To complete the City & Guilds qualification, you must be able to comply with the City & Guilds requirements, whereby you will be able to work in Industry in the country you are completing your studies in, and attend the nearest approved City & Guilds exam centre at your own cost.

 
 

International Culinary Studio

On completion of this course, you will be awarded with:

International Culinary Studio Certificate of Achievement* and a Digital Badge.

INVESTMENT OPTIONS:  

  • Full Payment @ $ 4000, or
  • Monthly Payment @ $ 500 Deposit followed by 6 Monthly Payments of $ 642 per month, or
  • Weekly Payment @ $ 500 Deposit followed by 20 Weekly Payments of $ 193 per week.

The investment includes:

  • Personal online login to our Learner Management System, all study material and videos.
  • Welcome starter pack including a text book
  • Personalised student card (NZ students receive discounts by using their student card in NZ)
  • Access to all our online events, including webinars and discussion boards
  • Feedback, mentoring and assessment on your practical cooking and theory tasks from your chef instructor.
  • Access to our Alumni network of chefs working all over the world
  • Online e-portfolio
  • Certification

*This is a non-accredited programme

 

Minimum Enrolment Requirements

  • You must be 16 years or older.
  • If English is not your first language, you will be required to provide evidence of your English Language skills. This is an IELTS result of a General or Academic score of 5.5 with no band score lower than 5.  For more information please visit ielts.org
 

Other Additional Costs

You need to prepare for the following additional costs, depending on your programme:

  • Ingredients used for practicing all recipes at home or at the workplace.
  • Chef Uniform and Safety Shoes for practical’s.
  • Costs to purchase any technology and/or kitchen equipment that you may not have, but need to use in the programme. (see included lists of requirements)
  • Cost of your internet access.
  • Any printing you choose to do from the Study Guides.

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City & Guilds Combination Certificate & Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts (8065-01)

  • Personal online login to our Learner Management System, all study material, and videos.
  • Welcome starter pack including text book
  • Personalised student card (NZ students receive discounts by using their student card in NZ)
  • Access to all our online events, including webinars and discussion boards
  • Feedback, mentoring and assessment on your practical cooking and theory tasks from your chef instructor.
  • Access to our Alumni network of chefs working all over the world
  • Online e-portfolio
  • Final City & Guilds theory and practical exam, conducted in May and November each year at an approved centre nearest to you
  • Certification