GIRLS’ COLLEGE

Junior Chefs Academy Course

Duration: 10 weeks, Saturday mornings from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

Cost: £100. This includes a cookbook, training, skills and the food you make.

The course is aimed at girls in years 9,10 and 11, it provides a great start for those interested in cooking or a career in Food and Culinary Arts.

NEXT COURSE: 5th October 2019

More about Junior Chef Academy Course

  • Lakefield Certificate Diploma in Junior Chef

You will be learning:

  • Basic culinary skills
  • Garnishing and presentation skills
  • Basic nutrition
  • Food safety
  • Food service techniques
  • Event planning
  • Teamwork and organisation

Do I need to bring anything with me?

You should bring a box or basket to take your food home with you.

What should I wear?

You will need to wear flat, comfortable non-slip shoes and trousers. You will be given a chef’s jacket and apron to wear for the class 

What happens at the end of the course?

On the final Saturday you will cook a meal for invited guests (including your parents), receive a book of recipes from the course and a certificate.


How many places are available on each course?

There are only 6 places available per course and places allocated on a first come first served basis

When does the next course start?

The next course begins on 14th April 2018. There are still places available for this course.

How much does the course cost?

The complete course of 10 weeks costs £100

Does the course include the cost of the ingredients?

Yes the £100 covers all the costs including the ingredients you will use

How do I apply to the course?

By completing the APPLY NOW form on this page

Can I invite my friends to do the course?

Yes, but they must complete their own APPLY NOW form

How do I apply to the course?

By completing the APPLY NOW form on this page

What time does the class start and finish?

The class starts at 9:30am on Saturday morning and finishes at 12:30pm

Can I take the food I cook home with me?

Yes! You can take everything you make home with you to share with your family and friends

Where is the course held and how do I get there?

The course is held in Lakefield. Click here to see the map 

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Are you ready for this course?

Lakefield awards

2 Medals for ExcellenceCity & Guilds Best Student

The Craft Guild of Chefs

Cherry Grainger Award

Lion AwardCity & Guilds

Medal for ExcellenceCity & Guilds Best Student

PARENT AND DAUGHTER COOKING COURSE SPECIAL OFFER! Get the 4 classes for just £40 (Real cost: £345)