Simon Briggs - Stratford Chefs School
Simon Briggs

Simon Briggs

Pastry Instructor | Canadian Guest Chef 2017

Simon left the forestry industry in Scotland in 1998 to take a cooking job in an Edinburgh pub.  After travelling the world from 2003 to 2005, Simon ended up in Canada working as a line cook. Simon’s passion for pastry began in 2008; soon after, he enrolled at The Stratford Chefs School where he graduated top of his class.  Simon has worked Garde Manger and Pastry at Rundles, Baker at The Bakery at Pazzo, and Pastry at Bijou Restaurant. Simon also staged at Martin Wishart’s restaurant in Scotland and at Chez Panisse in Berkeley.

Summer 16 Week Diploma Course

Earn your Cookery Diploma this Summer!

 

 

 

 

You’ll learn the basics of classical cookery and pastry in five hands-on classes per week.

Cookery and pastry classes are coupled with theory classes in subjects related to the culinary and hospitality fields including: communications, writing, food costing, food history, sanitation, nutrition, wine and kitchen management.

The program runs from June 3 – September 20, 2019.

Successful students will graduate with a Cook: Basic – Level 1 Diploma.

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