Due to Hurricane Irma, classes will be held on the 18th & the 25th, with Graduation on Thursday, September 28th 5 PM
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Vocational Training Program: Food Preparation Classes
Vocational Training - Food Preparation Classes
6 week training, assistance with job placement
Sanitation - food borne illnesses, personal hygiene & grooming
How to handle and store food, proper time & temperature controls testing and shipping
Receiving food properly, food inspections
Kitchen safety, knife use and safety, disaster/risk management
Basic Kitchen Skills State Testing through Florida Safe Staff Food Handlers Certification
Household must be below median income level for Palm Beach County, household income certification through Community Action Program required
Must attend all 6 classes and provide 12 hrs per week internship with Secret Garden’s Incubator Program and CCC’s (a 501 c3 not-for-profit organization) programs for Chronic Meal, Senior Meals, Affordable Food, & Food Pantry Programs
WHAT YOU GET!
YOU are provided all
Classroom materials, basic chef attire (aprons, hats, jackets, knife sets), testing and food handlers certification for employment, resume assistance and participation in a Culinary Job Fair,
Monday, October 23rd , 2017 from 4 pm to 7 pm at Benvenuto Restaurant
prior to the start of the 2017/18 Culinary Season
Registration for Class II is open, applications can be made at the Secret Garden Cafe, 410 East Boynton Beach Blvd.
Class sizes are limited to 15, participation on a first come basis.
Classes begin Monday, October 30, from 4 to 7 PM
complete form to the right.....
This program is offered in partnership with Palm Beach County, Community Action Program.
Technical Assistance provided by International Enterprise Development, Inc. and Career Source Center.