The Academy

Everything you wanted to know

We're all in this together

Hospitality is about taking care of people, so let's take of our own.

Working in a professional kitchen can be a challenging environment, especially for young, unexperienced chefs. When not keeping up with service, there’s the need to develop and grow as well as handle irregular working times that can have negative impacts on mental health.

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Chef Lecturer's View

Workplace Trainer's View

Areas of focus

How we try and help young chefs


Developing the skills young chefs need to thrive in the kitchen.


Having a rewarding and enduring career as a chef.


Finding their own inspiration and creativity.


Addressing the mental challenges of working in a busy kitchen.

Grande Cuisine

At the heart of the kitchen since 2009

Grande Cuisine is a leading UK supplier of professional cooking appliances from some of the catering and hospitality industry’s leading manufacturers. Backed by 50 years of industry expertise, Grande Cuisine can assist you with the design, specification and installation of equipment for the perfect cooking environment.

We started Grande Cuisine Academy as a way to give something back to the industry that has given us so much. We want to bring the finest young talent to the hospitality industry and this is our way of helping.

Help make
hospitality great again

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