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.

What Sets Stratford Chefs School Apart

 

 

Innovative Program

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.

Expert Instructors

Our approachable Chef Instructors and Guest Chefs bring diverse experience and culinary backgrounds to our collaborative, real-world learning environment.

Not-for-Profit Model

Profits are reinvested into our program and facilities; fundraising helps keep tuition costs realistic.

Alumni

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

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