Certificate in Advanced Cookery

Certificate in Advanced Cookery


This course offers advanced training for chefs and advanced-level cooks to improve their culinary repertoire.

We will work with intricate techniques and cover areas in-depth to create combination plates showcasing techniques and skills. It’s intensive, hands-on, often chaotic, loads of fun and incredibly beneficial.

The Advanced Cooking course is run over 15 weekdays of  7 hours each.
This course has been designed to assist accomplished cooks and professional chefs in gaining more experience in specific skills to add to their culinary repertoire. 

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Our diverse team of chefs and some of Cape Town’s restaurants best talent and professional yacht chefs collaborate with Stir Crazy cooking to provide one of the world’s most advanced short course cooking programmes. They’ll share their successes, challenges and tricks and tips with you throughout the course ensuring you get the best learning experience.

You’ll master creating infused foams, complex sauces, perfectly preparing fish, meat, and poultry to perfection and creating exciting desserts and pastries – all of which will be presented to a restaurant standard. Emphasis is on the use of seasonal produce at its best, sustainable food sources and utilising new and innovative techniques to bring out the best in the produce. We focus on creating rich and complex flavours and textures using tried-and-true techniques.

The course ends by culminating all the skills you’ve learned into a final dinner where we prepare an 8-course tasting menu for guests.

Key Aspects


This course is for any chefs, qualified cooks or superyacht chefs who have been working in the industry for a few years.  The course provides tips and tricks from renowned specialist in the field who provide knowledge and insight into their craft


Grow your knowledge and understanding the requirements and skills required to excel in your field.

Additional Info

Doors open 15 minutes before the start of the course.
Training Courses cancelled within 48 hours of the class will forfeit the course fee.
We occasionally post pictures of the courses and participants on social media. Please advise if you would prefer us not to upload pictures of you.
All participants receive a full course training manual on arrival.

Event Details

Address: 14 West Quay Road, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town

Coordinates: -33.910449, 18.421624

Phone: 021 501 0695

Email: info@stircrazycooking.co.za