Culinary Career Essentials
About the Culinary Career Essentials Program
Learn culinary basics and training for entry-level food service jobs. The program is the core of other certificates and the Culinary Arts program.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|1031612100||Sanitation and Safety Fundamentals
Applies sanitary, safety, and legal principles to practices in the food service industry. Successful completion of the course enables students to take a national sanitation certification examination.
Food science principles applied to professional culinary food preparation. Units include professional kitchen operation, recipe terminology, and cooking techniques for various food categories.
|1031612600||Food Production Principles
Provides practical experience applying food science principles in food preparation, analysis, and evaluation of preparation techniques. Prerequisite(s): 1031612500 Food Theory (C or better) (concurrent enrollment allowed) and 1031612100 Sanitation and Safety Fundamentals (C or better) (concurrent enrollment allowed).
At A Glance
*Based on 10-level courses - materials, books, and fees may be additional
Your Potential Careers
Entry-level Food Service
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