The 2016 Saturday Chef series started on January 23 at the Helms College Augusta Campus to rave reviews. This program is open to the public and is structured to help improve your cooking skills at home. The classes are presented on a monthly basis and the cost is just $75 per person including materials, ingredients, utensils and supplies. You will learn under the guidance of some of the best in the cooking industry in the Augusta area and be able to use your newly acquired knowledge to create fabulous meals right in your own kitchen.
Our next Saturday Chef class is scheduled for Saturday, March 12, from 10:00am – 12:30pm. Cost for the class is $75 per person. The course is titled “Sauces 101.”
In this sauces course you will learn the history and techniques to prepare the “5 Mother
sauces” of French cooking: Espagnole, Béchamel, Tomato, Veloute, and Hollandaise. The current schedule outlining subsequent Saturday Chef courses is listed below:
Each participant will have a hands-on opportunity for culinary education, and by the end of each class will be able to impress family and friends with their new cooking techniques in their home kitchen. Just imagine the dishes you will be able to prepare after completing one, or more, of our Saturday Chef courses! You may even discover that this is something you have a real passion for and consider becoming a student at Helms College. We’re going to make food magic happen and maybe even light the fire for a new career in the food industry, too!
Check out http://www.helmscontinuingeducation.com/saturday-chef.html to learn more information about each class and get ready to sign up with a friend! Helms College is operated by Goodwill Industries with campuses in Macon and Augusta. We help individuals get into the culinary and hospitality industry with intensive training to help them succeed. Out curriculum is designed to help individuals move into a new career in food or advance in the career they are already in the industry by improving their existing skill set.
If cooking is your passion and you imagine a future within the industry, then Helms College is the right fit for you. We have two locations to serve you: The Augusta School of Hospitality in Augusta, GA, and The Polly Long Denton School of Hospitality in Macon, GA. To learn more about a embarking on a culinary career visit www.helms.edu, or call 844-GO HELMS today!