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Personal Chef Certificate Course

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United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA)

Preparatory Membership in USPCA offers a comprehensive set of extra benefits for the chef looking to start a Personal Chef business. From self-guided training to personal coaching, Preparatory Membership provides the guidance for chefs to work and le...

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The Personal Chef Network

The Personal Chef Network is a nationwide group of independent Personal Chefs. The Personal Chef industry is in growing demand across the country. Personal chefs once considered a luxury are now thought of as a cost-effective way for professionals an...

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Spencer Institute

100% Online comprehensive and easy-to-follow training system including several training videos, a wide range of recipes, complete business training, complete digital manual and non-proctored online exam.

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Cuyahoga Community College

This program provides the basic skills and practice needed to start a career as a personal chef. Students receive instruction in the fundamentals of culinary arts, food safety and sanitation, contemporary cuisine and menu planning for healthy living....

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IAP Career College

Personal Chef Certificate Course

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American Personal & Private Chef Association

This Home Study program gives you the knowledge and systems essential to start your successful Personal Chef service business AND keep it thriving.This package includes your 1st year of membership to the APPCA and continues for active members, "The P...

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American Culinary Federation

Three years as an entry level culinarian plus a minimum of one full-time year employed as a personal chef who is engaged in the preparation, cooking, serving and sorting of foods on a “cook-for-hire-basis.”

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United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA)

An Overview of United States Personal Chef Association (USPCA)

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American Personal & Private Chef Association

An Overview of American Personal & Private Chef Association

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