WSQ Advanced Certificate in Food Services (Culinary Arts)

Course Reference Number: CRS-Q-0040868-MF

Course Objectives

This WSQ Higher Certificate in Food Services (Culinary Arts) is designed to equip Senior cooks (Commis 1) and Chef de Partie in small to mid-sized establishment with culinary knowledge and techniques at a supervisory level, maintaining minimum stock and product levels to ensure a smooth production for daily operations, as well as to ensure that staffs are educated on WSH policies and procedures.

Methods of Learning

Lecture, discussions, demonstrations, show and tell, hands-on practical, role play

Case study together with learning activities such as sharing and reflection exercises

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this unit, learners shall be able to apply the following at the workplace:

Understand nutritional knowledge and dietary requirements

Demonstrate advanced dry heat cooking techniques

Demonstrate advanced moist heat cooking Techniques

Prepare advanced Western eggs and dairy products

Maintain inventories

Supervise quality procedures

Maintain workplace safety and health policies and procedures

Who should attend

Lead chef

Chef de Partie

Entry Requirements

WSQ Higher Certificate in Food Services (Culinary Arts), or

Completed ‘N’ or ‘O’ level, with at least 1 year of work experience in related field at junior supervisory level, and/or

Workplace Literacy and Numeracy (WPLN) level 4 with at least 1 year of work experience in related field at junior supervisory level for those without formal qualifications.

18 years old and above"

Mode of Delivery

Practical and Assessment

Course Fee

Full Course fee before SSG funding
$5954.55 (inclusive of GST)


23 Day(s) (185.5 Hrs)

Nett Fee (after SSG funding* and inclusive of GST) (Effective from 1 July 2020)

Funding Validity Period: 30 Jun 2020 to 04 Aug 2022

After 90% funding
(capped at $25/hr)
After 80% funding
(capped at $17/hr)
Applicable for :

- Singapore Citizens
- Aged 40 years and above

Company Sponsored #
- SMEs: Singapore Citizens /PRs
- Non-SMEs: Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above
Applicable for :

- SingaporeCitizens/PRs
- Aged 21 years and above

Company Sponsored #
- Non-SMEs:
Singapore Citizens aged below 40 years/PRs

Upon successful course completion,self-sponsored singaporeans eligible for WSS scheme may apply for SSG TRAINING ALLOWANCE of $6 per hour, capped at 180 training hours per WSS eligibility year & TRAINING COMMITMENT AWARD*

 #Absentee payroll support in addition to course fee funding available for company sponsored candidates.
 *Terms and conditions applies to all types of SSG fundings. More details at