Chef Training Program

Customer Chef Training at West Side Campaign Against HungerWest Side Campaign Against Hunger is committed to helping people overcome the obstacles to jobs. Our bilingual 12-week Chef Training Program teaches knife skills, sanitation, nutrition, menu-planning, and culinary math, with the ultimate goal of helping the students find employment in the culinary industry.

We are always looking for dedicated, disciplined and committed students who are eager to learn, build technical skills, and are willing to work in the food industry. The class meets Monday through Thursday from 900 am to 5:00 pm.

The Fall 2018 class will begin on October 1st. If you are interested in applying, come to one of our open houses where you can attend an info session to learn more about our program, ask questions, and fill out an application:

  • Thursday, September 13th from 2PM – 4PM
  • Tuesday, September 18th from 2PM – 4PM

All open houses will be held at the lower level of 263 West 86th Street.

For more information, please contact our Culinary Program Director at