Junior Chef Culinary Programme

Welcome to International Culinary Studio! Thank you for your interest in our popular Junior Chef Culinary programme.

Click on the “What Will Be Learned” tab to find out about our Festive Season Culinary Programme for just $20!

This is an exciting introduction to the magical world of Culinary with an exciting and interactive short course aimed at ages 8- 16.

👩‍🍳   Junior Chef Cooking students will learn how to make their own fresh pasta, bake biscuits and ice them professionally from scratch. As well as prepare, cook and plate a main meal and dessert – all on their own! (With a little supervision from an adult)

🎂  Junior Chef Baking Students will learn the foundations of baking techniques, fancy decorating and dessert recipes.

🎄  Junior Chef Festive Students will learn how to make a Gingerbread House, fancy biscuits and cupcakes, Candy Cane truffles, Strawberry Santa and more!

➡️  Free printable recipe booklet download

➡️  Free printable gift tags for Junior Chef Festive programme

➡️  Variations for Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free

Give your budding Chef the culinary confidence to learn new skills and experience the wonderful world of cooking and baking.

  • No need for Fancy Equipment or Expensive Ingredients
  • Learn about Health, Safety & Hygiene in the Kitchen
  • Upload your creations to receive feedback from your Chef Instructor

Our online platform is exciting, interactive and user friendly – We bring the classroom to your kitchen.

Who knows, your Junior Chef might want to enrol in the Home School programme or even take one of our Artisan or Short Courses when they are older.

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.

International Culinary Studio – Where all of your Culinary Dreams begin!

This self-paced programme is designed to be completed in approximately 20 hours – Perfect for school holidays.

Junior Chef Cooking – $49

Junior Chef Baking – $49

Junior Chef Combo – Cooking & Baking – $80

Junior Chef Festive –  $49 – Now just $20 a special Festive Season offer



  • How to work Safely and Hygienically in the Kitchen
  • How to Dress Correctly for the Kitchen
  • How to Identify Various Kitchen Equipment
  • Flavour profile wheel – Judge the flavour and taste of your dish and get feedback from your family and friends at home
  • How to prepare – How to start cooking from a recipe
  • How to work with a clean workspace during cooking and clean up afterwards
  • Learn how to Plan a Production Work Flow (what to cook first and last)
  • How to Write a Shopping List for Your Recipe
  • How to Work out How Much your Recipe Costs

Junior Chef Cooking Programme | What you will make

  • Fresh Pasta and a Tomato Based Sauce
  • Parmesan Wafers and a Dip
  • Design and cook a Main Course and Dessert (using Mystery Basket Ingredients)
  • Bake and Decorate your own filled Cupcakes using Icing and Piping Techniques
  • Learn how to work with Chocolate and make Chocolate Moulds, which make great gifts for family and friends

Junior Chef Baking Programme | What you will make

  • Swiss Roll
  • Pavlova or Meringues
  • Chocolate Mousse
  • Almond Tuille
  • Chocolate Fudge, Cream Cheese and Hazelnut Butter Cream
  • Cupcake decorating with Royal Icing

Junior Chef Festive Culinary Programme | What you will make

🎄 Vanilla Cupcakes decorated into Christmas Trees, Snowmen and Reindeer.

🦌  Spicy Biscuits decorated into : Stars, Snowmen and Reindeer.

  A Gingerbread House – Free template download
🎄  Candy Cane Truffles
🎁  Strawberry Santa

➡️  Free e-book recipe download
➡️  Free printable gift tags 
➡️  Variations for Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten Free

Buy now for your budding Master Chef anywhere in the world. Perfect for 8-16 years of age $20


Doing The Course Online

When you enrol, you will receive your own login for access to the full course programme, along with step by step instructions to guide you along the way.

Your child will need access to a computer / laptop for instructions and will upload photographs or their completed dishes for the Chef Instructors to see.  They will need to research ideas for their Mystery Basket Ingredients to surprise our Chef Instructors with their creations.

The full course will be completed from your own home, via our Learner Management System.


On completion of the course, all Junior Chefs will receive a Certificate of Achievement from International Culinary Studio which can be downloaded, printed and displayed proudly!

It is essential that the instructions are read through in entirety before commencing on the programme. All of the information students require to commence to the next step are in the step by step instructions available.

 If you have any questions Contact Us and we will assist you in a flash!



No need to travel anywhere and you can instantly share your dishes with family and friends


You will receive a full ingredient list when you login to your programme.

Estimated cost per programme : $50


Once you login to your course, you will find a full list of equipment that you will need. There is no need to go out and buy fancy equipment!


You will need to provide all of your own ingredients and equipment for the course.


All Junior Chef Cooking students will be able to enter our Mystery Basket Competition at International Culinary Studio


If you loved our Junior Chef course, and we know you did, you may want to do some of our other courses.

Home School Culinary Arts – Ages 13 -19

Cake Baking & Decorating – Ages 16 and Up

The Art of Chocolate Confectionery – Ages 16 and Up

Cafe Chef – Ages 16 and Up