Hospitality College

  • Junior Chef Academy

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    Junior chef academy

The sooner you get started, the sooner

we’ll have you in those chef whites!

Subject area:

Hospitality, Professional Cookery, Work Based Learning


Saturday mornings from 9.30am to 12.30pm


10-week​ course.


Lakefield Certificate of Completion for Junior Chef Academy

What do you get with the course?

Don't miss the opportunity to come with your friends and learn how to cook and enjoy doing so.

Ten days full of fun and cooking

You will learn about Culinary garnishing and presentation skills, nutrition and food hygiene, focusing on cooking tasty recipes showing cooking methods

Delicious food you can bring home

During the cookery classes, you and your friends will have the opportunity to take home what you cook when you finish.

Recipe book included

You will get a cookery book full of innovative, scrumptius recipes that you can cook with your family at home!

Classes with Expert Chefs

All the classes are delivered for some of our more experts chefs from the college

Junior chef academy course

Who can join

  • For girls in year 9, 10, 11 & 12 interested in a career in Food and Culinary Arts
  • For girls interested in Table settings, teamwork, 3 course meal, Healthy, hygiene, food safety


  • 12/10/19: First Intake
  • 25/01/20: Second Intake
  • 18/04/20: Third Intake


  • 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.


  • This price covers all the costs including the ingredients you will use.
  • You will be required to bring a box or basket to take your food home with you
  • You will be ask to wear flat, comfortable non-slip shoes and trousers.
  • You will be given a chef’s jacket and apron to wear for the class.

Starting date






12th October 2019

10 Saturdays

From 9.30am to 12.30pm



25th January 2020

10 Saturdays

From 9.30am to 12.30pm



18 April 2020

10 Saturdays

From 9.30am to 12.30pm




The whole course

  • 10 Classes
  • Recipe Book
  • All Ingredients included



School activity

For years 9 and 10

1 day​​

School activity

For years 10 to 13

1 or 2 weeks

School activity

For years 9, 10 and 11

1 day