The Clara White Mission’s one-stop community-development center restores and builds lives through our job training, employment placement, housing initiatives, and more. Our 15-week Culinary Arts and 7-week Janitorial Environmental curricula are designed to offer students an opportunity to practice their skills in an environment that will prepare them for a career in these industries. Our programs were developed for men and women 18 years of age and older with a priority focus on veterans. As a graduate YOU can earn the following: Florida Food Handlers Certification, Manager’s ServSafe Certification, Dining Room Etiquette Certification and or OSHA Certification, Cleaning Certification, NCCER Certification and Internship.
The program curricula are based on a prototype developed for Clara White Training Center. The training program is certified by the Florida Department Commission of Independent Education. Clara White Mission Training Center offers employment assistance, the institution does not guarantee employment.
CULINARY ARTS TRAINING
Diploma in Culinary Arts
15 Weeks – 440 Clock Hours
The program introduces students to the history of cooking and services, basic food preparation, menu development and culinary math.
This training combines intensive hands-on production with lectures to reinforce kitchen learning, this program provides students with a broad range of culinary experiences.
Graduates will be able to secure entry to mid-level employment in the foodservice/hospitality industry.
Students will learn commercial cooking and service, front and back of the house skills through Catering, Special Events, and Restaurant Operations.
7 Weeks – 210 Clock Hours, plus internship
The 210-hour janitorial training program will provide comprehensive instructions in commercial cleaning, academic and practicum aspects, in addition to providing customer relations and management skill development.
Combining theory training for job knowledge with hands-on training that complements the learned theory with skill adeptness, this program builds skills that are necessary for advancement in the profession.
Upon completion of the program, graduates have the necessary skills to secure entry to mid-level employment.
Curriculum for both vocational training tracks has been certified by the State of Florida Commission of Independent Education.