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Duration

1 year

Tuition

$2,715

  Welland

Sep 3-Sep 3

Plus 1 other start dates

Jan 6 - Jan 6 2026

Commitment

Full-Time

Delivery

Classroom

Credential

Certificate

Year Founded

1967

Scholarships

yes

As a Culinary Skills graduate you have the culinary confidence and competence needed to work side by side with cooks and Chefs in professional kitchens and food service environments.

The School of Culinary Arts at Niagara College is renowned for its outstanding reputation with graduates, employers, and industry partners. It has an unmatched hands-on learning environment with leading-edge facilities and world-class chef faculty. You’ll receive industry and community engagement through not-for-profit and catered events, recipe competitions, and industry research and innovation.

What You’ll Learn

  • Provide fundamental culinary preparation and presentation for a variety of food service environments using a range of classical and contemporary techniques.
  • Apply basic food and bake science to food preparation to create a desired end product.
  • Contribute to and monitor adherence of others to the provisions of a well-maintained kitchen environment and to the service of food and beverage products that are free from harmful bacteria or other contaminants, adhering to health, safety, sanitation, and food handling regulations.
  • Ensure the safe operation of the kitchen and all aspects of food preparation to promote healthy workspaces and the responsible, efficient use of resources.
  • Support the development of menu options that reflect knowledge of nutrition and food ingredients, promote general health and well-being, respond to a range of nutritional needs and preferences, and address modifications for special diets, food allergies, and intolerances, as required.
  • Apply fundamental business principles and recognized industry costing and control practices to food service operations to promote a fiscally responsible operation.
  • Apply basic knowledge of sustainability, ethical and local food sourcing, and food security to food preparation and kitchen management, recognizing the potential impacts on food production, consumer choice and operations within the food service industry.

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Melanie Santos, Business – Sales & Marketing | Philippines.

Anonymous

Toronto • April 10, 2023

Graduated From

Business - General

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

5 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

Job Assistance:

5 stars

Niagara College is home to a diverse student population; its programs are purpose-driven and offer a student-focused learning environment in a multicultural setting. It also maintains active partnerships with different businesses across various industr...

Niagara College is home to a diverse student population; its programs are purpose-driven and offer a student-focused learning environment in a multicultural setting. It also maintains active partnerships with different businesses across various industries; therefore, getting an internationally recognized diploma in Business, specifically in Sales and Marketing, will provide me with a holistic learning experience.

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Human Resource Management at Niagara College, Toronto

Anonymous

Toronto • April 5, 2023

Graduated From

International Business Management

Overall:

5 out of 5

Instructors:

4 stars

Curriculum:

5 stars

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I have learned from seasoned professionals in diverse HRM fields throughout the course of my program. As I graduate, I am grateful for a responsive team of college staff who are readily available to provide support and receive feedback as the need aris...

I have learned from seasoned professionals in diverse HRM fields throughout the course of my program. As I graduate, I am grateful for a responsive team of college staff who are readily available to provide support and receive feedback as the need arises. They have also shown expertise in deploying technology as a means to interact with the thousands of students on the NCT campus. One of the most responsive colleges that prioritize students' interests.

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