Culinary arts course

A culinary arts course: The first step on the chef ladder

During your youth, there is no finish line more exciting than the last day of school. You can’t wait to put down your pen at the end of that final exam. Freedom! Can you taste …

Read more
Unilever chef of the year 2018

Unilever Chef Of The Year 2018: Our young chefs take career-making titles

This year’s Unilever Chef of the Year 2018 competition, titled “Bring It”, took place on the 5th of September. And boy, did our young chefs bring it! In a nail-biting cook-off, with a total of …

Read more

Traditional South African food to celebrate Heritage month

Happy Heritage month, fellow South Africans. With Heritage Day coming up, we’ve selected our favourite traditional South African food to highlight this Heritage month. Whether you’re born and bred, currently living here or passing through, …

Read more
Team building

Second year culinary team building weekend

As part of their curriculum, our second years packed their bags and embarked on a team building weekend away. Three full days of new experiences, fabulous food, and quality bonding time – bliss! As a family …

Read more

Culinary school: A week in the life of our chef students

It’s been a hectic week at our culinary school – 1000 Hills Chef School. From 29 June to 6 July our students have been on the go non-stop. While a chef’s life is filled to …

Read more
student loan

Essential knowledge for South Africans: Funding your studies with a student loan

As it turns out, if you’re living in South Africa and looking for a way to fund your studies, you have various options available including a student loan. Other options include bursaries and scholarships. The …

Read more