Many of us learnt to cook from our mothers and elderly ones. However, there are many others who weren’t so lucky. Such people may need extra training to be able to cook sumptuous and presentable meals. There is also a category of people who do not learn catering for pleasure but for professional reasons. Whatever your reasons for deciding to attend a catering school in Lagos, you would find the following catering schools a good choice.
1. Yetkem Institute of Catering and Hotel Management
Yetkem Institute of Catering and Hotel Management is one of the biggest and most organized catering schools in Lagos. It is a group of schools with a nursery, primary, secondary school as well as a catering institute. The school also has boarding facilities for students who need lodging facilities. The school is located at NO. 1, Yetkem Avenue, Off Ajasa Command Road, Through the New Ekuro Road, Abule-Egba, White House Bus Stop, Lagos.
2. Pretty Dreams
Pretty Dreams is an evening management and Catering School located at 35B, Agungi-Ajiran Road, Off Lekki Expressway, Agungi Bus stop, Lekki Lagos (Between 5th and 6th Roundabout coming from Victoria Island. It also has a branch at No. 19, Ibikunle Street, Off University Road, Off Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba Lagos. Pretty Dreams offers various short and long term courses in catering and Confectionaries. For a detailed course list, you can visit its official website on www.prettydreamsng.com/catering.html .
3. National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism
The National Institute for Hospitality and Tourism has a chain of hotels and catering schools established to offer affordable training services to students all over Nigeria. The school has its branches in Lagos, Kaduna, Benin and Enugu. The Lagos branch of the school is located at Moshalashi, Mushin, Lagos Nigeria.
4. The Sense of Taste Specialty Caterers
The Sense of Taste Specialty Caterers offers various cookery courses. The courses include classroom lectures, practical hands-on cookery sessions and demonstrations and presentation skills. Students can also learn how to make Chinese cuisine. The catering school is located at 12, Efunsetan Street, Araromi Bus Stop, Iyana Ipaja Lagos or you can mail them at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.thesenseoftastespecialtycaterers.com for more information.
5. DOF Institute of Catering and Hotel Management, Lagos
DOF Catering Institute is a renowned fashion and catering training institute in Lagos, Nigeria. It offers several diploma and short courses in Event Management, Catering, Computer Training and Fashion Design.
6. Victory Catering School
Victory Catering School is located in Ikeja, Lagos. It has extensive resources and facilities to offer the best catering services to its students. The school is located at No. 3, Toyin Street, Ikeja.
7. Culinary Academy
Culinary Academy offers numerous services, including culinary training. Its training courses include professional chef training, programs, recreational classes, waiter//kitchen staff training as well as kids in the kitchen training.
8. Landmark Foods
Landmark foods offer catering, housekeeping and facility management services. It has several branches across Nigeria but its Lagos office is located at 12, Gbaja Street, Opposite St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Surulure, Lagos. Website is www.landmarkfoodsltd.com.
9. Wavecrest College
Wavecrest College is approved by the National Board for Technical Education (NABTE). One of the Courses offered include HND in Hospitality Management and Catering.
10. La Cuisine Exotique
La Cuisine Exotique offers catering services and traning in Lagos, Nigeria. The institute is located at 4th Avenue, 40/41 Road, Plot 10874, Festac Town, Lagos. Website is www.lacuisineexotique.com .