Professional Culinary & Chef Diploma Course

Train To Be A Professional Chef

If creating dishes and meals at home excites you more than anything and you can’t wait for the next opportunity to show off your kitchen skills to friends and family, it may be that a career in the culinary arts is for you.

Most students who enrol in Professional Culinary & Chef  Diploma Course have the aim of becoming a professional chef. As well as cooking up tasty recipes in the kitchen, as a chef, you may also be asked to assist in a number of administrative and managerial tasks involved with running a restaurant.

How Professional Culinary & Chef Diploma Course Would Progress My Career

Our Professional Culinary & Chef Diploma Course could just be the first step in a very rewarding career in the culinary industry. As you have countless of ingredients at your disposal when cooking, similarly you have a number of options open to you when choosing from a wide range of culinary careers after you have completed your training.

While a number of graduates from our training go on to careers in restaurant kitchens, there are numerous other opportunities open to you, such as planning events (either on a employed or self-employed basis), consulting on menu design or meal preparation, working on a cruise ship while travelling the world, or even teaching at a training school.

To find out more about our Culinary & Chef Training Diploma Courses you can speak to our dedicated course advisors on: 0800 368 7570

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Culinary & Chef Diploma Course – Job Prospects & Career Opportunities

After completing your Culinary & Chef Training Diploma course, typically, you would begin as a trainee chef (commis chef) or kitchen staff. After gaining experience, you may find yourself with the opportunity to progress to a section chef (station chef), where you would be looking after a particular area, such as desserts.

Your next step could be as a sous chef, which would see you running a kitchen by yourself when the head chef is busy. As a head chef, you will be involved in running the kitchen, creating menus, and managing the budget.

You may have the option of specialising in such regional dishes as Indian, Chinese, or Thai.

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19+ Advanced Learner Loan


If you are 19 or over, normally resident in England on the first day of your course, and have been living in the UK for at least the last three years, it’s highly likely you will be eligible for financial support to complete our Professional Culinary & Chef Diploma Course.

The government-backed Advanced Learner Loan scheme helps you build on your skills and fund the full cost of your chef diploma course with a loan of up to £2882. There are no credit checks and applications are not dependent on your household income. Plus you do not have to repay your loan until the April following completion of your learning aim and until you’re earning over £21,000 per year or more. Even if your current earnings are above this threshold, you don’t need to make any repayments until the April following your course.

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Are you looking for a job? Keen to earn while you train? Then an apprenticeship is right for you. We have hundreds of vacancies available in many different industries, so start your new career with Lifetime today!

The way apprenticeships are funded and delivered in England is changing. If your annual pay bill is over £3 million then, from April 6th 2017 you will pay 0.5% to a new government ‘apprenticeship levy’. You can utilise your levy on apprenticeship training programmes which we align to your key business objectives.
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