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Chef Apprentice students preparing food

Program Overview

The Chef Apprentice Certificate is designed to prepare students with a theoretical and practical foundation for a successful career in the culinary industry. Credits earned can be applied to Associate in Science degree in Culinary Arts Management, which may be transferrable to upper division public institutions.

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Program Details

In addition to the curriculum, students will be given opportunity to take the Food Safety exam for ServSafe Florida State Certification (State mandated for food handlers in Florida). Areas of study in the certificate program include:

  • Culinary Terminology and Procedures
  • Basic Skills
  • Production 1
  • Production 2

Career Prospects

Students who pursue studies in this area may find employment in the following job roles:

  • Chef Apprentice
  • Chef

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