PAN-ASIAN CULINARY TRAINING

Professional – Intensive – Authentic

Accredited by Thai Ministry of Education

Study & Learn for 6 weeks OR 6 months

INTERNSHIPS & GOOD PAYING JOBS AVAILABLE

This intensive 6-week training program is designed to introduce both Thais and international students to basic culinary skills and to teach students the most popular Thai, Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese and Korean dishes.  This course is taught primarily in English.  After graduation, students can elect to work as interns at a resort/hotel/restaurant for up to 4.5 months.  Internships are often paid along with having free accommodations and eats provided.  Internships are not mandatory.  Job placement assistance is provided free of charge for students successfully completing this course.  Classes are small, and lots of personal attention is available.

CULINARY TRAINING METHODOLOGY

Training is done as follows:
1.  Classroom Training (40 hours)–
In a dedicated classroom, subjects such as knife skills, HACCP, menu planning, food costing & measurements, ingredients, kitchen utensils and kitchen organization are covered.  Lecture and study manual are in English.  Handouts, audio-visual aids such as whiteboard, power point, and videos, and written tests are used to assist the lecturer.  Class participation is encouraged and homework is given.
2.  Culinary Training (200 hours)–
(A) Demonstration Class–Chef instructors will explain and demonstrate Western cooking techniques and dishes
(B) Practical Application—Students, using recipes and notes, are expected to properly prepare the same dish professionally and correctly. All dishes are checked by the instructor with constructive criticism offered.  Each student has his own training station and works independently.  Testing is done every Friday afternoon.

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PAN-ASIAN CULINARY TRAINING COURSE

OVERALL-2 PROGRAMS:
PROGRAM A–only 6 weeks of training (30 days, Monday-Friday), 240 hours of culinary training at the school
PROGRAM B--6 weeks of training at the school + 4.5 months of internship at a Thai hotel/resort/restaurant.
Note: Internships are optional and consist of up to 4.5 months of at a Thai hotel/resort/restaurant, some are paid plus free accommodations and food.

Working in the Kitchen

CLASSROOM & COOKING SUMMARY (240 HOURS):
Classroom Lecture—40 hours

Cooking Training—200 hours 
To see classroom lecture topics and cuisines to be learned (by country), click HERE.
To see what cuisines and dishes are being taught each week, click HERE.

COURSE DETAILS:
TUITION:

PROGRAM A–All students (no internship and no 6 month student visa):

  • 65,000 THB ($2,100 USD) 

PROGRAM B–Includes internship (optional):

  • Thai students–75,000 THB ($2,425 USD) 
  • Foreign students –85,000 THB ($2,750 USD) with 6 month student visa  

Note:  All tuition includes 2 uniform sets & a set of chef’s knives

Accommodations (optional): 15,000 THB ($490 USD) for 6 weeks while training at the school, includes private room with private bath, hot water, wifi, air con OR 9,000 THB ($295 USD) for 6 weeks in a nice hostel.

Accommodations:  Click HERE to see other more expensive rooms.
Length:   6 weeks (Monday-Friday for 30 days in the school) + 4.5 months for those participating in our internship program
Start Dates:   Every Monday
Cuisine Taught:
Thai (2 weeks)
Chinese (1 week)
Japanese (1 week)
Vietnamese (1 week)
Korean (1 week)
Diploma awarded:  Pan-Asian Culinary Chef diploma
Instruction: In English (except as needed for Thai students)
Course Material:
Recipes in English for all dishes, dips, pastes, sauces prepared
Lecture material and hand outs in English

Making a Curry Paste

Class Size:   Limited to 10
Graduation:  Diploma and Ministry of Education certificate awarded upon satisfactory attendance, participation, and test scores
Deposit:  25% required to hold a seat
Letters of Acceptance:  Provided for international students upon receipt of deposit
Visas:  Assistance provided in obtaining tourist visas and 6 month student visas
Internship Placement:  Assistance provided

How to Enroll:

  • Send an email to Ron@ThaiChefSchool.com or click HERE indicating which Monday you wish to start.
  • The school will confirm if your desired start date is available.
  • Once your start date is confirmed, a deposit, usually paid using any major credit card, is required to guarantee your start date.
  • Send us a copy of your passport so that we can start the process of helping you obtain a visa (tourist or student visa).

 

METHOD OF DEPOSIT PAYMENT:
Paid by Paypal, any major credit card, bank wire transfer, cash, or by ATM transfer (if within Thailand).  Remaining tuition, not paid as a deposit, is due the first day of the class paid in cash (THB) or by credit card (+3%).

 

 

 

 

 

INTERNSHIPS:
Work at selected high-quality Thai hotels/resorts/restaurants often for experience and often with pay, room & food.  For those who do a good job, employment opportunities are usually available.  Up to 4.5 months of on-the-job training.

INTERVIEWS:
We are in constant contact with employers seeking entry-level pan-Asian cooks.  Some represent cruise ships while others work with resorts and restaurants in Thailand.  We assist our students in obtaining interviews.  There is no charge for this service.

To contact us, please send email to Ron@ThaiChefSchool.com, call +66 2136-9405 (School office), or click HERE