Culinary Skills Cert GBC
George Brown College, Canada
About This Program
You can launch a career as a chef or cook with this one-year Culinary Skills certificate program, learning all aspects of food products and preparation demonstrated by culinary professionals followed by hands-on practice.
This program allows for top-notch instruction and hands-on practice with professional chefs where you will:
The key skills you will acquire in this one-year Culinary Skills certificate program of George Brown College include:
This Culinary Skills certificate program is offered at the St. James Campus of George Brown College.
The schedule for the Culinary Skills program currently operates from Monday to Friday. In addition, some classes may begin at 7 a.m. and others may run until 10 p.m.
The culinary skills you learn at George Brown are in demand by employers both in Canada and internationally so you will have the training to build a successful career wherever you are.
So if you intend to stay in the province of Ontario, you will be prepared for careers in Toronto's more than 9,000 restaurants, hotel dining rooms, cafés and eateries, as well as numerous clubs, resorts, spas and catering companies.
And if you wish to continue your studies, you may qualify for direct entry to the second year of the Culinary Management diploma program.
By the time you graduate, you will gain skills and have demonstrated the ability to:
Course Code : H134
College : Chef School
Duration : 1 year
Qualifications Level : Ontario College Certificate
All fees listed below are in Canadian Dollar (CAD):
Take note of the following:
Accommodation for International Students at George Brown College
Toronto has a large housing and rental market that offers numerous accommodation options for students. George Brown College however, does not arrange non-homestay accommodation for students. Estimated costs for privately arranged accommodation may range from $500-$1200 per month, depending on individual living situation and location.
George Brown College's free Housing Services offer support in helping students find off-campus housing. This will be an advantage for you as it generally takes about 2-3 weeks to find an apartment in Toronto. Apartment listings usually go up 1-2 months previous to their availability so if you’re looking to move beginning of September it is usually good to start looking in July.
Housing Cost (your choice):
If you would rather live in the residence of the college, you should sign up early. The George, as the building is known, has the flexibility of 8 month- (Fall/Winter) and 4 Month- (Summer) agreements. Units are 2-bedroom suites that include a kitchenette and 3-piece bathroom with Wi-Fi, phone, and cable television.
As costs are subject to change, the above figures may be changed at any time without notice by the administration of George Brown College. Please check with your IVC-assigned Visa Counselor or Documentation Officer periodically for any changes.
When estimating your cost of living for an academic year, include rent, weekly supermarket shopping, some meals on campus, electricity bills, heating bills, refuse bills, parking fees, mobile phone expenses, travel, clothing, snacks on campus, socializing, and health.
Intake Dates :
There are three intake dates every year:
IVC has a 3-month preparation period that includes, among others:
It is important to apply early as this course may have many applicants. Moreover, beginning an application well in advance of the intake date will allow you a lot of time to prepare for the IELTS and consolidate your academic and professional credentials for your visa application. So make sure you apply early!
Admission and entry requirements for this qualification are in accordance with the academic regulations of George Brown College as listed:
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