Fundamental Foodservice Skills

  • Classes

    Class Dates
    Meeting Times
    Cost
    Details
    06/21/2021 8:00am to 2:00pm (Monday - Friday)
    $1,935.29 / $20.00
     
    11/30/2021 8:00am to 2:00pm (Monday - Friday)
    $1,935.29 / $20.00
     

    Course Info

    Length
    6 Months (600 Clock Hours) 

    Schedule
    Monday- Friday 8 am-1 pm  
    (Summer schedule) Monday- Thursday 8 am - 2:45 pm 

    Program Description
    This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and relevant commercial foodservice knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in the Hospitality & Tourism career cluster; provides technical skill proficiency, and includes competency-based applied learning, general employability skills, technical skills, and occupation-specific hands on technical skills. The program is designed to prepare students for entry level work positions or further culinary training and education based on basic culinary skills and practices to be successful in today’s commercial kitchens

    2020-2021 Curriculum Framework

    Program Structure
    This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of two occupational completion points.

    OCP A: Intro to Food Prep and OCP B: Cooking Methods and Techniques. 

    The content includes but is not limited to preparation, presentation, and serving of a wide variety of foods; leadership, communication skills, employability skills, and safe/efficient work practices are also covered.  This coursework prepares students for employment in the food service/hospitality industry in positions such as: steward, prep cook, pantry cook, fry cook, banquet cook, retail and cafeteria cook & line cook. 

    Requirements
    CASAS (Reading and Math) TABE (Language).  

    For questions regarding the program please contact the guidance counselor:  Rafael.CorsiBracetti@hcps.net or the program chef at: Erik.Youngs@hcps.net