Develop your talent for cooking with Penn Foster Career School’s Catering program. Take culinary arts classes at home and at a pace that’s right for you. Our Catering program includes culinary training with hands on cooking labs and detailed video tutorials to help you work toward your goal of becoming a caterer. Our Catering program curriculum also includes the National Restaurant Association (NRA) ServSafe Food Handler certification.
Careers in the culinary arts are predicted to grow faster than average in coming years. The median annual salary for a chef or cook is $45,950, while the median annual salary for a food service manager is $55,320.
People who complete culinary training can be found working in a variety of areas, including restaurants, hospitals, nursing homes, even cruise ships. Whether you want to explore wedding catering, event catering, or running your own business, Penn Foster Career School’s Catering program is the place to start.
Through Penn Foster Career School’s online Catering courses you’ll learn professional catering skills, gourmet cooking, and other culinary training, such as kitchen techniques and preparations, food styles, baking and pastry.CURRICULUM