Program delivery note

Program delivery note: Fanshawe will temporarily deliver this program as listed under "locations" to the right of your screen or in the "+ more details" menu on mobile.

Overview - 2022/2023

If you’re already a part of a professional institutional (not-for-profit) kitchen team, the Institutional Cook 415D [Apprenticeship] program will assist you in building skills to add to your already impressive cooking repertoire.

By spending one day a week on campus, you’ll study basic cooking methods and food preparation of both savoury and baked goods, safe food handling and food storage procedures as well as nutrition and therapeutic diets. As well, you’ll complete the in-school training component required to write your nationally recognized Red Seal Certificate of Qualification.


This is an apprenticeship program.
You cannot apply to this program through

Applicants need a sponsor/employer.
Your sponsor/employer must register you with:

The Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities
Apprenticeship/Client Services
72-1200 Commissioners Road East 
London, Ontario, N5Z 4R3 
MLTSD is responsible for scheduling your in-school training at Fanshawe College.

More information about Apprenticeships at Fanshawe.

Employment Ontario
This Employment Ontario program is funded in part by the Government of Canada.


More Information - 2022/2023

Program Details

More details

2022/2023 academic year: Refer to the More Info tab to view offerings for the 2022/23 academic year. Canadian students can start applying in early October for programs with Sep. 2022, Jan. 2023 and May 2023 start dates through

Canadian Students

Program Code

Program Coordinator:

Troy Spicer