Sommelier Course

Being a bartender is more than just shaking up some cocktails and served it with a classy style. It is an internationally recognized profession. It is about showing a high level of hospitality and ability. GAPAfrica works with an international established partner for the best bartender course on the planet. They have a leading bartending schools in South Africa and the UK. They are dedicated to providing bartending; cocktail and flair related training courses of superior quality.

This is made possible by the team of expert trainers, with over 50 year’s of industry experience that managed the school. The training academies offer a definitive range of accredited hospitality courses from cocktail masterclasses to professional and advanced bartender courses and flair courses, offering a turnkey training solution for hospitality businesses and individuals. Contact us now to find out more about this professional culinary course.

Barista

Coffee culture is alive in kicking in Cape Town. Aside from the exceptional variety coffee shops that dot the CBD and surrounds, there’s also a vibrant community of coffee roasters and baristas that ply their trade throughout the city. Plug into this exciting industry by doing a barista course! GAPAfrica works with one of the best-known barista teaching facilities in Cape Town, that has their own brand, coffee shop and state-of-the-art training space.

This professional culinary course is suitable for gap year adventurers who simply want to learn how to make a great cup of coffee AND those individuals who want to build out their skill set to further their career in the food & beverage industry.

International Bartender Course

 

Being a bartender is more than just shaking up some cocktails and served it with a classy style. It is an internationally recognized profession. It is about showing a high level of hospitality and ability. GAPAfrica works with an international established partner for the best bartender course on the planet. They have a leading bartending schools in South Africa and the UK. They are dedicated to providing bartending; cocktail and flair related training courses of superior quality.

This is made possible by the team of expert trainers, with over 50 year’s of industry experience that managed the school. The training academies offer a definitive range of accredited hospitality courses from cocktail masterclasses to professional and advanced bartender courses and flair courses, offering a turnkey training solution for hospitality businesses and individuals. Contact us now to find out more about this professional culinary course.

Superyacht Chef Course

What better place to take this professional culinary course in Cape Town where it all started back in the day. GAPAfrica works with a Cooking School whom specializes in training galley chefs seeking an easy access point to start a life traveling the world on Superyachts or smaller vessels. Good galley cooks are in great demand in merchant ships and charter yachts, and they will expose you to some of the world’s more exciting and interesting cuisines, providing potential crew with a chance to expand their horizons and by becoming a genuine galley cook. You’ll learn to plan and prepare meals from different cultures in a confined space, using minimal utensils and few key ingredients. It’s the ultimate learning experience which provides a unique travel passport for younger people. The course is a competency certificate course.

The Superyacht Culinary Training Course is a 5-day training course which provides you with practical knowledge and know-how to start their culinary journey at sea, incorporating delicious and interesting recipes to build confidence in any galley. Their training prepares you for most culinary eventualities at sea with emphasis on the modern Superyacht Industry and its typical demands in the varying roles. The course is structured into specific modules to provide yacht chefs with practical knowledge and experience, ranging from basic preparation skills to how to prepare and present a 3-course meal for guests on a sailing vessel.

*Also provided: Our highly regarded support structure including: Training Manual; Sample Menus, Recipes, Budgeting plus much more.

Bo-Kaap Cooking Classes

Experience the extraordinary cuisine of the Cape Malay community in the colorful Bo-Kaap and learn how to cook traditional dishes like roti and samosas. After cooking, you can enjoy all the delicious food that you have created and after dinner, you’ll have the opportunity to walk around in the Bo-Kaap and buy some local spices. Workshop from 2-3 hours.

Cost: R350

Lindt Chocolate Classes

This professional culinary course learns you how to make the most beautiful cupcakes, macarones, truffles, cookies and much more. Both daytime and evening courses available. You’ll be under the expert guidance of passionate Master Chocolatiers.

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104 Piazza Building (1st Floor),
32 Parliament Street, Cape Town 8000, South Africa