Our industry-driven program provides students with a thorough grounding in the theory and practice of classical cuisines, and the business knowledge for operating successful restaurants in today’s market.
Stratford Chefs School’s program requires intensive work both in and out of the kitchen, along with physical and mental stamina.
Applications are accepted online year-round.
The following Supporting Documentation is required with an Application:
Supporting documents can be uploaded on the Application form, or can be sent by email to email@example.com.
Successful Applicants will be invited to meet with our Admissions Team.
*Stratford Chefs School is NOT registered as a Canadian Designated Learning Institution (DLI) for the purposes of prospective International student study permits. Click for more Information on International Study Permits and Visas.
An optional 35-hour intensive Preparatory Course is available for Students enrolled in Level One of the 32-Week Professional Diploma Program with Enriched Cook Apprenticeship who wish to learn some key kitchen skills, orient themselves to our kitchens and build confidence before classes begin in October.
The Preparatory Course takes place during the week preceding Orientation week in early October, and covers essential basic techniques in cooking, pastry, sanitation and safety.
Students who complete the Preparatory Course earn valuable knowledge and gain confidence to best prepare them for the beginning of the Program.
Enrolment in the Preparatory Course is determined through the Admissions process.
Preparatory Course Fee: $900 CAD
Our Preparatory Course teaches key skills and orients incoming Level 1 students to the kitchens to help build confidence before classes begin.
International Student Fee Add $5,000 CAD (Total of $13,600 CAD Level 1 Tuition)
Includes: E-manuals, Ministry seat fee, security deposit, group insurance, in-class meals, three group meals, all class fees, sanitation exam fees and administrative fees.
Not included: Preparatory course (optional), books, iPad, equipment and uniform.
Includes: E-manuals, Ministry seat fee, group insurance, in-class meals, three group meals, all class fees, Red Seal exam prep course, Graduation fees and administrative fees.
Not included: Books, iPad, equipment and uniform.