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Advanced Home Cookery Course

At a glance

  • Part Time

  • 17 weeks, evening course from 17.00-2100 for 17 weeks

  • Pibwrlwyd Campus

The advanced home cookery course at Coleg Sir Gar could be an excellent point for aspiring chefs, dedicated home cooks and food enthusiasts to come along and refine their kitchen skills.

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 the world, celebrating the very best of earth, land and sea.

Programme Features

This is an evening cookery course for anyone aged 16+. Most  ingredients, a branded chef’s apron and use of knives provided. Various cooking methods, butchery, fishmongery and patisserie skills  will be introduced into each session. The food that you cook will be yours to take away and enjoy at home.

Programme content

Each session will focus on key aspects of seasonal produce, provenance a cost effective ways of feeding the family.

We will focus on sustainability and focus on nose to tail cookery maximising and respecting the produce that we use.

Progression and employment

The Advanced home cookery course at Coleg Sir Gar could be the starting point and will provide an excellent foundation for inspiring chefs of the future, with the next step to enrol at Coleg Sir Gar on a full or part time catering course.

The course will open the door to future opportunities at the college with other courses being offered such as cake decoration, patisserie, Artisan Bread and vegan and vegetarian specific courses.

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

Method of assessment

Practical based observation, feedback on dishes produced during each session.

NCFE level 2 creative craft cookery - assessment to take place during the course.

Entry requirements

Age limits 16+ years of age. 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 include most food products, staff 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