The Potchefstroom Chef Academy is located in Potchefstroom in the North West Province. Potchefstroom is a vibrant student town. The Academy is on the premises of it's sister company, The Roots function venue.
The campus is energetic, yet with a calm atmosphere - the perfect environment for studying!
The facilities: 2 kitchen-classrooms and 2 on-site training kitchens; 2 multi-media theory classrooms; multi-functional events venue; on-site coffee shop; safe parking.
Minimum requirement is Grade 11.
No previous knowledge or experience
is needed to enrol.
How to enrol
Who can enrol
To enrol at the Potchefstroom Chef Academy you need do the following:
Contact Lynn van Schalkwyk
018 011 3600
ALL INFORMATION AND THE APPLICATION FORM WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU
After we received your COMPLETE appllication
an interview will be conducted.
The outcome of your interview will be communicated with you at least 7 work days after the interview.
Chef Nathan Robinson
The culinary Guru:
The science and art behind food appearance & taste.
Chef Tebogo Theko
the art of communicating
through flavors and transporting us to food heaven.
Chef Stephen Smith
Master of composition:
perfect the art of flavour.
Meet the Founder & Head:
The Potchefstroom Chef Academy was founded by the owner and Managing Director Selmarie Grobler. Selmarie is also the founder and owner of The Roots function venue. The Potchefstroom Chef Academy operates on the premises of The Roots and students gain valuable industry experience from their first year on.
The Roots is a full-service events company. It offers complete event planning and coordination services, production and entertainment for functions and we believe in high quality service. This includes events such as weddings, birthday parties, formal and informal dines, conferences.
The Roots Academy offers a 3 year certificate in conference and events organising.