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What is the acf certification?

ACF is short for the American Culinary Federation. They have been the premier certifying body for cooks and chefs in America for over 45 years. The ACF has a Certification program that offers 15 different, unique certification levels that help to make a chef a more valuable candidate when looking to get hired or to get a new promotion. Obviously, the ACF certification here in Utah can help increase your pay or salary. 

You can achieve certification through our 12-week program. We help you gain experience and successfully complete the tests that the ACF requries. The ACF certification course we offer is the best culinary program in Utah and your certificate will be recognized throughout the industry. It is the gold-standard for excellent chefs that want to prove their professional skills and kitchen knowledge.


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Our kitchens

School Kitchen

Space: 1700 square feet
Cooking capacity: 12-30 guests
Seated capacity: 14 guests
Privacy: Half wall
Audio/Visual: Microphone and speaker


Space: 1680 square feet
Seated capacity: 30-40 guests
Partially seated/standing capacity: 60 guests
Privacy: Half wall
Audio/Visual: TV with HDMI computer connection, microphone, and speaker


Space: 2200 square feet
Cooking capacity: 12-15 guests
Seated capacity: 100 guests
Partially seated/standing capacity: 150 guests
Privacy: Floor to ceiling curtain
Audio/Visual: Projector screen, microphone, speaker, and optional projector rental for an additional $75

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Professional Chef Course in Utah

In just 12 short weeks, you’ll be ready to walk onto the line, in any professional kitchen or restaurant, anywhere in the world. Our professional culinary school will help you no matter what kind of chef you want to become. Our local Utah chefs will help make your cooking dreams come true. Apply now for our culinary cooking school tuition here in Utah and launch your cooking career.

ACF Certification Course Details

Your course will consist of a 12 Week In-Person Culinary School with unlimited Access to the SLICE online video library of Cooking Tutorials & Recipes and professional chef instructors. Plus, you’ll receive 2 Custom Embroidered Chef Coats, 1 Pair of Fitted Kitchen Pants, 1 Chef’s Kitchen Beanie and 1 (7 piece) Wüsthof Knife Roll. Financial aid and scholarships are available for qualified students. Apply today!

Salt Lake Culinary Education Salt Lake City Utah cooking classes

Your health and safety are extremely important to us.

We are taking every precaution to ensure a safe and sanitary kitchen and classroom environment. We regularly clean and disinfect our facility throughout the day and class sizes are currently limited to practice proper distancing. All staff is required to wear a face mask. We are doing everything we can to keep our guests and SLICE team safe, and are asking for your help with these additional precautions:

  • Upon arrival, you will sign in and have your temperature taken at the front desk. Any guests with a temperature over 100 degrees will be asked to go home.
  • You will be required to wear a face mask and gloves during the prep and cooking segments of class. You will be allowed to remove your face mask once you are seated at a dining table.
  • Please wash your hands upon arrival and after touching your phone, your face, door handles, and other surfaces outside of the kitchen.