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Live. Love. Cook. - VIU Culinary Arts

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Live. Love. Cook. - VIU Culinary Arts
by Patricia Rhodes - Monday, 15 May 2017, 1:53 PM

Nanaimo's Vancouver Island University offers Culinary Arts Certificate & Culinary Management Diploma and now Baking & Pastry Arts Certificate!

  • Hands-on, real-world experience in VIU's state-of-the-art kitchens and labs providing products to students and staff
  • All students are registered apprentices
  • Internationally recognized programs
  • Coaching opportunities for competitions
  • Participate in field schools around the world
  • Paid co-operative education component for Culinary students

Culinary Arts Program - start dates in August  & January/February 2018,

  • 1-year Certificate Program
  • 2-year Diploma Program
  • Apprenticeship Program

Professional Baking and Pastry Arts Program -  starting in August!

  • 10-month Entry-level Certificate Program
  • Apprenticeship Program


Brochures available in the Claremont Career Centre, or check out VIU programs at