GESTO Academy provides Certificate Course in Food Production. A course specifically designed to focus on the production department. Geared towards the novice cook, the course creates the path for one to become a professional Chef. It brings into perspective the fundamentals of the kitchen, integrating the same in the students by preparing them both mentally and physically to face the many challenges of the industry.
Course Certification by Govt. of Goa HRDF & GESTO
Duration: 6 months
Placement: 100 % Job assistance given.
After finishing this course students will get placement opportunities Star Hotels, Restaurants & Resorts.
Total number of hours: 288 hours (Theory: 192 Hours and Practical: 96 Hours)
- Introduction to Cookery
- Methods of Cooking
- Aims and Objectives of Cooking
- Stocks and Fruits
- Vegetables & Poultry and Sea Food
- Indian Kitchen
- Cold Kitchen
Batch Starting Dates:
First Monday of every month
Monday to Friday. Batches are allotted to students according to their batch preferences, until full. For more details & batch timings, please contact College.
Our campuses are at Porvorim, Margoa, Vijayawada, and Secunderabad. We provide thefollowing facilities, Basic Training Kitchen, Advanced Training Kitchen, Quantity Training Kitchen, A/C Bread Art & Confectionery Lab, A/C Cruise Galley - Hot Production Kitchen, Cold Kitchen, Gardemanger, Butchery, Dish Washer Setup, Roof Top Training Restaurant, Training Bar, Front Office Lab, House Keeping Lab, Computer Lab, Gift Shop - POS Training, Spacious Classrooms, Audio Visual Room, Conference Hall Facilities, Separate Rest Rooms & Locker Facilities for Boys and Girls & Laundry lab.
Hostels: Separate hostel facilities for boys and girls
Library: Well stocked library with updated ref. books, materials & video lessons
Faculties: Experienced faculties with expert technical knowledge & international hospitality industry exposure.
Pathway Programs; Study abroad international programs; Guest lecturers from industry experts, Master Chefs, HR managers from hotels & specialty trainers; Industrial visits; Field visits; Competitions; Peer learning; Annual events; Industrial training; Seminars; Industry updates.
Students are provided with industrial training opportunity at internationally reputed star hotels, where they gain practical exposure 'on the job' training to become industry ready by the end of the course for further job opportunities. Industrial training duration varies between 3 to 6 months, based on the course.
International Chef Training Program (ICTP) in Goa and Dubai, B.Sc in Hospitality Management, BTEC Diploma in International Cuisine - Level 3, BTEC Higher National Dip. in Hospitality Management - Level 5 & BTEC National Certificate Course in Food Production - Level 3.
Educational Loan Facilities:
Educational loan facilities from nationalised banks are available to those who need financial assistance. Necessary supporting documents will have to be provided as per guidelines set by the bank for eligibility.
For further details contact:
Goa - Mr. Siva +91-73505 66983 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Andhra Pradesh - Mr. Kishore +91-98857 61909 / email@example.com
The fees should be paid either by cash or DD in favour of "Gesto Culinary & Hospitality Academy" payable at Goa. Fee once paid will not be refundable under any circumstances.