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Taste of Wales Cookery Course

At a glance

  • Part Time

  • 17 weeks,  evening course from 5pm– 9pm

  • Pibwrlwyd Campus

The Taste of Wales/Blas o Gymru cookery course is an excellent starting point for aspiring chefs, dedicated home cooks and food enthusiasts to come along and celebrate the very best that Welsh produce has to offer.

The course will offer expert knowledge and advice  from a dedicated  and passionate chef, professional techniques and a chef’s secret or two along the way.

The course will celebrate the very best seasonal produce available throughout Wales as well as introducing combinations of flavours from other sources celebrating the very best of earth, land and sea.

Programme Features

This is an evening cookery course for anyone aged 16 and above. All ingredients, a branded chef’s apron and use of knives is provided. Various cooking methods, butchery, fishmongery and patisserie skills will be introduced into each session.

Programme content

Each session will focus on key aspects of seasonal produce and take students through a range of techniques for preparation of delicious dishes including ingredients such as sustainably sourced fish, meat, vegetables and desserts.

Progression and employment

The Taste of Wales/ Blas o Gymru cookery course could be an inspiring starting point and will provide an excellent foundation for inspiring chefs of the future, with the option of the next step to enrol on a full or part time catering course.

The course will open the door to future opportunities with other courses being offered such as cake decoration, cake baking, artisan bread baking, patisserie and confectionery and advanced home cookery

Lecturers provide specialist advice to learners regarding vocational and work based qualifications and progression options.

Method of assessment

Practical based observation and feedback on dishes produced during each session. Students will gather evidence for a portfolio which will be assessed throughout the course.

Entry requirements

Age limits 16+ years of age. There are no academic requirements. Health and safety rules to apply which are introduced in the first session.

Additional costs

Costs have been calculated for the course, which included product and branded apron. Fee band I

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Graig Campus
Sandy Road
SA15 4DN
01554 748000
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Coleg Sir Gar is a company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales No. 08539630 and is a registered charity No. 1152522. 
The registered office is at The Graig Campus, Sandy Road, Pwll, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, SA15 4DN