Online Cooking Course Curriculum

Penn Foster’s online Gourmet Cooking courses will cover how to create stocks, sauces, and soups, baking and pastry, breakfast, garde manger, and world cuisines. It also includes cooking labs and videos so you can start impressing family and friends in no time!

Gourmet Cooking Certificate


3 months

As low as $50/mo

1-800-275-4410 (10AM - 6:30PM ET)

Online Cooking Course Curriculum

  • 8 courses
  • 28.7 Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
  • 18 exams

Estimated completion time:

  • Fast track = 3 months
  • Average time = 7 months

With Penn Foster, you can learn at whatever pace works best for you. Some learners will be more comfortable moving faster, and dedicating more time, and the fast track estimate will apply to them. The average track will apply to most learners who can dedicate a few hours per week to completing their coursework. The estimated completion times are based on completion times for learners enrolled in this program from May 2021 - April 2022, excluding withdrawals.

Note: We reserve the right to change program content and materials when it becomes necessary.

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