Culinary Arts

  • Barry Tech | Human and Public Services | Culinary Arts in Long Island

  • About This Course

    Students enrolled in this course will learn the art and science of quality food preparation and service. Our learning environment has been praised by industry experts as having one of the most sophisticated facilities in the country. Aspiring chefs will develop a solid foundation of cooking skills through actual work experience using standard recipes. Not only will our students learn all the basic and advanced techniques, they will study safety, sanitation, and nutrition as well as the Nassau County Board of Health regulations. Our young chefs will also prepare food for actual catered affairs including luncheons, conferences, and parties.

  • They Will Prepare:

    • Stocks, soups and sauces from scratch.
    • Meats, poultry, fish and vegetables.
    • Rice, pastas, potatoes and a variety of grains.
    • Salads and dressings.
    • Baked goods including rolls, breads, cakes, cookies, pies and muffins.

  • Course available: Grades 11–12
    Course length: 2 years/CDOS Eligible 
    Placement: Regular
    Location: Barry Tech or GC Tech 


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Barry Tech & GC Tech Guidance Office

  • Barry Tech Guidance Office

    Monday - Friday 9 AM - 3 PM

    (516) 622-6812/6814