It is our mission to fill the gap in the education of young people in Iowa and get them ready to enter the food service industry or continue their education in a post secondary culinary program. We aspire to deliver a valuable skill to youth and help the food service industry gain a new generation of skilled employees.
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Weekend classes are available on a variety of cuisines and topics.
Six Week Program
Our six week program will prepare your student for the job force or to continue their education.
Be the next great chef or a weekend cook. We can help make your high school student the ace in the kitchen.
Join Us For a Class!
Want to come join us for our next culinary class? Contact us today to sign up!
The Path to Food
Our goal is to take your high school student at what ever comfort level they have with food and introduce them to the culinary skills they will need to, enter the workplace, go on to continue their culinary education or just cook a good meal for their family.
You students will interact with industry professionals and Kirkwood Culinary students and faculty as they take a six week journey into the professional hospitality life.
Real Life Experiences
Your student will also get real life experience working with our sister company Z’s Catering and BBQ. Working on actual catering events for paying customers.
Have a high schooler that wants to learn more?
We have new sessions starting soon. Can’t afford tuition? We can help. Ask about our scholarships.