SAIT Polytechnic's Downtown Culinary Campus
Classes at the Culinary Campus

Cooking Fundamentals

To be a great cook, you must first learn the basics! These crash courses are perfect for both beginner and accomplished cooks looking to build their kitchen repertoire.

Advanced Cooking

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Advanced Cooking

Date: March 27-April 24 (Mondays)
Time: 5:30-8:30pm
Fee: $500
Location: Downtown Culinary Campus

NEW! Refine your kitchen skills in the most challenging of our cooking fundamentals series. Newly re-designed, this advanced class is centred around protein: seafood (salmon, sablefish, squid and oysters), poultry (duck, chicken and Cornish hen), beef (filet mignon, veal and flank/beef strip steak), and alternative meats (rabbit, pork and lamb). From bouillabaisse and beef wellington to duck liver parfait and bacon-wrapped rabbit legs, our advanced menu will take your cooking knowledge a step above ordinary.


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Introduction to Cooking (SAIT Main Campus)

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Introduction to Cooking (SAIT Main Campus)

Date: April 27 - May 25 (Thursdays)
Time: 6-9pm
Fee: $400
Location: SAIT Main Campus
1301 16 Ave NW

Every great chef starts with the basics. Understanding the fundamentals of cooking will ensure your culinary journey begins on the right track. In this course you will learn: knife skills, soups and stocks, sauces, roasting and braising. Whether just beginning to cook or looking for a thorough refresher of the basics, this hands-on class will have anyone cooking comfortably in no time. This course consists of 5 3-hour classes over 5 weeks.


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Introduction to Cooking

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Introduction to Cooking

Date: May 1 - June 5 (Mondays)
Time: 5:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: $400
Location: SAIT Main Campus
1301 16 Ave NW

Every great chef starts with the basics. Understanding the fundamentals of cooking will ensure your culinary journey begins on the right track. In this course you will learn: knife skills, soups and stocks, sauces, roasting and braising. Whether just beginning to cook or looking for a thorough refresher of the basics, this hands-on class will have anyone cooking comfortably in no time. This course consists of 5 3-hour classes over 5 weeks.


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Knife Skills

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Knife Skills

Date: Tuesday, May 2
Time: 5:30-7:30pm
Fee: $60
Location: Downtown Culinary Campus

Sharpen your chopping, cutting, slicing and julienning skills in this popular knife skills class. Join our expert chef to learn the safe and proper way to slice, dice, sharpen and care for your knives. Feel free to bring your own knives to work with.


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Introduction to Cooking

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Introduction to Cooking

Date: May 27 & June 3 (Saturdays)
Time: 9:00am-4:30pm
Fee: $400
Location: Downtown Culinary Campus

Every great chef starts with the basics. Understanding the fundamentals of cooking will ensure your culinary journey begins on the right track. In this course you will learn: knife skills, soups and stocks, sauces, roasting and braising. Whether just beginning to cook or looking for a thorough refresher of the basics, this hands-on class will have anyone cooking comfortably in no time. This course consists of 2 7.5-hour classes over 2 Saturdays.


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Herbs and Spices (SAIT Main Campus)

Classes at the Calgary's Downtown Culinary Campus: Herbs and Spices (SAIT Main Campus)

Date: Tuesday, June 13
Time: 6-9pm
Fee: $90
Location: SAIT Main Campus
1301 16 Ave NW

Few things can complement and add nuance to a dish like the perfect amount of the right herb or spice at just the right time. In this course you'll learn how to identify a variety of fresh/ dry herbs and spices while discovering the best ways to accentuate your favourite recipes. Reclaim your spice cupboard and explore the cornucopia of flavour possibilities through dishes like Moroccan lentil soup, Thai curried chicken and vegetable samosas.


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