CAPE TOWN

The Cape Town Superyacht Culinary Academy is the flagship training centre for Superyacht Galley Chefs. 

Located in the suburb of Hout Bay, one of the three leisure yachting harbours of South Africa, the training centre is ideally situated to gain the best experience and make this charismatic neighbourhood the perfect place to stay whilst visiting Cape Town. The city was recently acknowledged with the following accolades:

  1. Design Centre of the world
  2. Number one tourist destination 2018 – Conde Naste
  3. One of the top Food destinations in the world
  4. 1 Lifestyle City

The Superyacht Culinary Academy offers the hands-on interactive courses designed to provide any trainee with the skills and expertise to become a professional aboard luxury yachts. We not only provide professional culinary training, but also offer Stewardess and Crew courses in Cape Town through our affiliate companies, some of whom are also located in Hout Bay.

Our comprehensive training is recommended for those who are seriously committed to the idea of joining the nautical industry or yacht crew that require additional skills to improve their career prospects. The course provides a truly hands-on and realistic interactive learning environment to prepare students for any situation.

COURSES OFFERED IN CAPE TOWN

Foundation Superyacht Culinary Course
Advanced Superyacht Culinary Course
STCW Basic Training:
STCW Proficiency in Designated Security Duties (PDSD)
MCA Food Hygiene Level 2 Certificate
MCA Internationally accredited Food Health and Safety Level II Certificate

TRAINING SCHEDULES

All training classes are interactive and provide insights into the world of culinary arts aboard superyachts. Classes as no larger than 12 people at a time which keeps them intimate and personal.

All classes are taught by professionals that are still directly involved in the business and are willing to share their experiences and culinary secrets with you. Prepare yourself to discover new cooking techniques, fresh ideas, brilliant plating tips and test the boundaries of culinary norms.

The international seasons are between September and April each year. 

Our training scheduled occur during the off-season (October – April) when crew get the chance to refresh their skills or upgrade to a new skill level. 

Each destination offers scheduled training dates for the courses available.

Let your journey begin.

CAPE TOWN: TRAINING SCHEDULE

Mon 15 – Fri 19 Oct 2018 5-day Foundation Galley Chef Course R9, 500.00
Mon 19 – Fri 23 Nov 2018 5-day Foundation Galley Chef Course R9, 599.00
Mon 19 – Fri 23 Nov 2018 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 1)
17,599.00
Mon 26 – Fri 30 Nov 2018 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 2)
Mon 26 – Fri 30 Nov 2018 5-day Advanced Galley Chef Course R11 599,00
Mon 21 – Fri 25 Jan 2019 5-day Foundation Galley Chef Course R9, 599.00
Mon 21 – Fri 25 Jan 2019 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 1)
17,599.00
Mon 28 Jan – Fri 1 Feb 2019 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 2)
Mon 28 Jan – Fri 1 Feb 2019 5-day Advanced Galley Chef Course R11 599,00
Mon 18 – Fri 22 Feb 2019 5-day Foundation Galley Chef Course R9, 599.00
Mon 18 – Fri 22 Feb 2019 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 1)
17,599.00
Mon 25 Feb – Fri 1 Mar 2019 10-day Progressive Galley Chef Course (Week 2)
Mon 25 Feb – Fri 1 Mar 2019 5-day Advanced Galley Chef Course R11 599,00

ACCOMMODATION:

Accommodation is available either on premises or within walking distance from the training facilities.  Cost of accommodation on application

TRAINING FACILITY LOCATION:

The training centre is located in Hout Bay, approximately 10km from the V&A Waterfront

NEARBY FACILITIES:

SYNC Stewardess training (3 km)
2 Oceans Sailing Academy (4 km)
Hout Bay Yacht club (4 km)