• Brampton Office

    The Honourable William G. Davis Centre for Families
    60 West Drive, Suite 201, Brampton, ON L6T 3T6

    • 905.450.1608
    • info@cfspd.com
    • Clinic Hours, Thurs. 12:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Mississauga Office

    2227 South Millway
    Unit 202, Mississauga, ON L5L 3R6

    • 905.897.1644
    • info@cfspd.com
    • Clinic Hours, Tues. 12:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Orangeville Office

    Dufferin Child and Family Services
    655 Riddell Road, Orangeville, ON, L9W 4Z5

    • 905.450.1608
    • info@cfspd.com
  • Caledon Office

    18 King Street East, Unit D8,
    Bolton, ON L7E 1E8

    • 905.450.1608
    • info@cfspd.com

Culinary Training for Newcomers

Serving people of all faiths and backgrounds.

Eligibility Criteria:

The program is 16-weeks long (1 day a week) and is open to those who are:

-Less than 5 years in Canada

-Over the age of 18

-Can read, write and understand English

-Are eligible to work in Canada


Please contact 905-450-1608 ext. 146 for further information and registration!


Program Breakdown:

-During the first 12-weeks participants receive:

            -Culinary and employment training (once a week).


-During the remainder 4 weeks participants complete:

           -A placement to get further work experience (once a week).


Once a week, participants will receive 3 hours of culinary in-kitchen training in a commercial kitchen, facilitated by a professional chef.

They also receive 3 hours of employment skills training facilitated by a job developer to help them find a job in the food sector along with an hour of lunch break.


Timing and location for this program:

-Once a week, 9 am- 4 pm.

-Classes are held at The Honorable William G. Davis Centre for Families, 60 West Drive, Suite 201, Brampton, L6T 3T6, ON.


During this program participants  receive:

– Free training and help finding a work placement

–  Assistance with transportation (Presto or Gas Card)

–  Free childminding (*Conditions apply. Valid for the 12 weeks at the class location)

–  Food Handler Certificate

– Smart Serve Certificate

– Uniform and non-slip shoes