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Course Reference Number: TGS-2020503792

Course Objectives

This WSQ Diploma in Food Services (Culinary Arts) is targeted at aspiring chefs as well as existing station and sous chef, specifically for those employed in small to medium sized kitchens.


They oversees a section of the kitchen and their tasks includes preparing, cooking and presenting dishes within his/her speciality. He or she helps the head chef to develop new dishes and menus.


Other responsibilities includes ensuring high standards of food hygiene, adherance to health and safety legislative requirements and monitoring portion and waste control to maintain profit margins. Thus, our Diploma programme is a holistic programme with units that have been sepcifically selected to enhance the competencies where partici[ants will gain competencies in areas such as:

understanding different food cultures and techniques to prepare various types of cuisines which includes Mediterranean, European and local Asian cuisine.

supervising food production and managing production in terms of maintaining cost and quality

coordinating food and beverage service

maintaining workplace safety and health.

Methods of Learning

Lecture, discussions, demonstrations, show and tell, hands-on practical, role play and case study together with learning activities such as sharing and reflection exercises

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this programme, learners shall be able to apply the following at the workplace:

Prepare exotic Moroccan, Egyptian and Greek dishes

Prepare traditional French, Italian and Spanish dishes

Prepare our all-time favourite local Malay, Indian and Chinese dishes

Supervise food production

Manage cost and quality controls

Coordinate food and beverage service

Manage workplace safety and health system

Who should attend

aspiring station chefs and sous chefs

Entry Requirements

WSQ Advanced Certificate in Food Services (Culinary Arts), or

Completed ‘N’ or ‘O’ level, with at least 3 year of work experience in related field at junior supervisory level, and/or

Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) level 4 with at least 3 year of work experience in related field at junior supervisory level for those without formal qualifications.

18 years old and above"

Mode of Delivery

Practical and Assessment

Course Fee

Full Course fee before SSG funding
$9549.75 (inclusive of GST)

Full Course Fee After Promotional Offer Discount of up to 25% (Before SSG Funding and GST)


37 Day(s) (233.5 Hrs)

Teacher : Students Ratio


Nett Fee (after SSG funding* and inclusive of GST) (Effective from 1 July 2020)

Funding Validity Period: 26 Jun 2020 to 04 Aug 2022


Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy - 90% of course fee up to $50 per training hr, capped at $6000

Normal - 50% of course fee up to $15 per training hr
Applicable for :

- Singapore Citizens
- Aged 40 years and above

Company Sponsored #
- SMEs: Singapore Citizens /PRs
- Non-SMEs: Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above
Applicable for :

- SingaporeCitizens/PRs
- Aged 21 years and above

Company Sponsored #
- Non-SMEs:
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 years/PRs

Upon successful course completion,self-sponsored singaporeans eligible for WSS scheme may apply for SSG TRAINING ALLOWANCE of $6 per hour, capped at 180 training hours per WSS eligibility year & TRAINING COMMITMENT AWARD*

The WSS trainees need to register for PayNow linked to NRIC (not mobile number) in order to receive the WSS training allowance.

 #Absentee payroll support in addition to course fee funding available for company sponsored candidates.
 *Terms and conditions applies to all types of SSG fundings. More details at www.wsg.gov.sg