I began working in kitchens as a young teenager, my first job being a dishwasher in Bryan Steele’s kitchen at The Old Prune. It was my experience at The Old Prune that opened my mind to what exceptionally prepared food tastes like,…
I remember cooking alongside my grandmother as a child and feeling very at home in the kitchen. She would cook soups from scratch and hand-make pierogies all afternoon. I apprenticed at The Old Prune with Chef Bryan Steele and over the past…
Chef Cameron Stauch (SCS Class of 1999) recommends this recipe as an intro to his book “Vegetarian Viet Nam”. It’s bursting with fresh herbal flavours, crunchy textures and a sweet chili dressing. Most of the ingredients can be found at major grocers…
Stratford Chefs School, Class of 2015 | Bread Baker, Fogo Island Inn, Newfoundland
“Stratford Chefs School provides students a mission to learn and develop. With knowledge, skills and poise the instructors lead the students to achieve a higher potential; creating opportunities abroad, diversity in instruction and experience, rounding the individual and opening doors to opportunity. If you have the passion to reach out, this School will provide the support and development to guide you. Stage, learn, connect and build awareness.”
What Sets Stratford Chefs School Apart
Our unique program model is method-based, hands-on, experiential, work-integrated learning.
High Quality Program
An enriched, immersive curriculum with exceptional standards and small classes.
Our approachable Chef Instructors and Guest Chefs bring diverse experience and culinary backgrounds to our collaborative, real-world learning environment.
Profits are reinvested into our program and facilities; fundraising helps keep tuition costs realistic.
SCS is widely recognized for training cooks who become the best chefs. Our reputation is built on Alumni success stories.
Applications are now open for our 32 Week Professional Diploma Program!
Classes start October 22, 2019