7 Best Catering Schools For Your Wife
One major way of ensuring a good and healthy all round wellbeing is through good food. Good food with all the required nutritional components in balanced proportion is of utmost importance. There is this saying that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. Many marriages have broken-down because of the inability of the wife to cook a good food. We have had many instances where maids have displaced their mistresses and taken over their husbands due to their (maids) culinary skills. There are other cases where the man (husband) has either refused to eat at home or has out rightly abandoned the home and some extreme cases matrimony owing to this.
A wife who does not know how to cook should make herself available to learn. Being a good cook has many advantages beyond keeping your marriage. Apart from maintaining a happy and healthy family as pointed out already, a wife who is a good cook and vast in other aspects of cookery like baking of varieties of pastries, could turn it into income generation as well as a job creation avenue by engaging others. It is on this we bring you the seven (7) best catering schools for your wife in Nigeria.
- Pretty Dreams
Pretty Dreams is one of the best catering schools in Nigeria that that can be recommended to a wife or any person who wants to either learn or improve his or her cooking skills. The institute is located at 32 King George V Road, Obalende, Lagos, Nigeria. As a foremost catering school in Nigeria, the institute runs a variety of courses in catering which includes: Diploma in Catering and Culinary Art, Executive Chef/Events Catering Course, Professional Certificate in Cake baking, decoration and Sugar Craft techniques. Others are: Pastry Chef Diploma (French pastry, Desserts and baking), Pastry desserts courses. The catering school also renders other support services to companies in the hospitality industry like: human resources recruitment, staff training, menu designing, etc.
2. Sense of Taste Specialty Caterers
The Sense of Taste Caterers is another good catering school for a beginner who wants to master the art of cookery. Established over thirty (30) years ago, the school has raised many successful caterers and food entrepreneurs in Nigeria. With a main campus located at 3 Toyin Street, Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria, the school has over eighteen (18) full time teachers and twelve (12) non- teaching staff. The school has a well-equipped food laboratories and good classrooms. The school has a ratio of 7:1 students per teacher and fourteen (14) students per class. The school is reputed to be exceptional in raising hotel managers, baking experts, and catering entrepreneurs.
3. Celebrity Mobile Kitchen
Celebrity Mobile Kitchen is another excellent catering school in Nigeria. This catering school is good for both beginners and those who are already in the catering business. The school has two campuses, one at Excellence Centre,39 Osholo Way, Ajao Estate, Lagos and another at 36 Trans-Amadi Industrial Layout, Oginigba, Port Harcourt. In this catering school, students have the privilege of quality training courtesy of the class of teachers, instructional materials and the overall learning environment they are exposed to. The school has won several awards in catering and culinary art. They run premium courses like: Diploma in Professional Cookery, Professional Cookery, Basic Cookery, Nigeria Cookery, Diploma in Patisserie, Professional Bakery/Pastry, and Basic Bakery & Pastry.
4. DOF Institute of Catering And Hotel Management
DOF Institute of Catering and Hotel Management is another good catering school in Nigeria. The school has trained many students who have turned out to be entrepreneurs and renowned chefs. DOF isa house hold name in catering and hospitality training. There courses covers but local and international cuisines.
5. The Red Dish Chronicle Culinary School
The Red Dish is a group that has many subsidiaries among which is a culinary school. The catering school is a world class institute with centres in Abuja and Lagos State. The school is suitable for both beginners and those who want to sharpen their cooking skills. The duration of their courses ranges from one month to one year. The courses offered in the school are as follows: African Culinary Art Course, Continental Culinary Arts Course, Artisan Bread/Boulangerie Course, Dessert Culinary Arts Course, Cake Bakery/ Decorations Course, French Pastry Culinary Arts Course, Professional Chefs Diploma-Patisserie, Professional Chefs Diploma-Cuisine, Professional Chefs Diploma Combination Programme, Professional Chief Diploma-Cuisine + Patisserie, etc.
6. Wavecrest College of Hospitality
Wavecrest College of Hospitality is one of the foremost school in Nigeria that offers courses in hospitality and catering. Established in 1974 by the Woman’s Board-Education Corporation Society, a nonprofit organization with office at 75 Adisa Bashua Street Off Adelabu Street, Surulere, Lagos State, Nigeria, the school which is world class has graduated over 2500 students. It is an approved centre for delivery and assessment of Institute of Professional Management Qualification of the Institute of Hospitality, UK. Wavecrest runs many courses like :National Diploma in Hospitality Management, Higher National Diploma in Hospitality Management, Culinary Course-Level 1/ Level 2,Advanced Culinary Course Level 2/ Level 3, etc.
7. Yetken Institute of Catering And Hotel Management
Yetken Institute of Catering and Hotel Management is also a top class catering school where one could learn as well as master catering skills. Founded in 1986, the school has her office at 113 Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos State. It offers courses in Food Theory, Food Practical, Hotel Management etc.