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WSQ Certificate in Food Services (Culinary Arts) - Full Time

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To equip participants with basic culinary skills to enter the Asian Food & Beverage Industry. Participants will learn the essential entry-level skills required in Food Services, including how to maintain professional image, food safety, quality control, and basic Asian culinary skills.

  • Make Noodle Dishes
  • Make Stocks, Broths and Soups
  • Project a Positive and Professional Image
  • Receive and Store Products
  • Food Safety Course Level 1
  • Demonstrate Basic Knife Skills
  • Fabrication of Meat and Poultry
  • Maintain Safe & Secure Work Environment

(The module runs are not based on above sequence. ACI reserves the rights to make amendment or changes to the sequence of the module runs).

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(after SSG subsidy)

S’porean aged 40 years & above (after MCES subsidy)

Programme Fee

$      5,445

$   5,445

$     5,445



-$ 3,811.50

-$   4,900.50

Nett Course Fee

$     5,445

$    1,633.50

$      544.50

GST 7%

$  381.15

$         114.35

$          114.35

Payable Course Fees

$      5,826.15

$    1747.85

$        658.85



  1. All applicants are required to pay an admission fee of $50 (non-refundable).
  2. Applicants are required to go through a briefing session before course commencement date.
  3. Trainees are required to purchase a starter kit which includes the uniform and tools set​​​.


SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) Subsidy

  • Enjoy 70% SSG subsidy for all Singaporeans aged 40 and below and PRs

Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy (MCES) Subsidy

  • Eligible for Singaporeans aged 40 years old and above 
  • Enjoy 90% SSG subsidy

SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) / One-Off Skills Future Credit Top-Up (SFC2)

  • For Self-Sponsored Individuals only
  • All Singaporeans aged 25 and above will receive an opening credit of S$500.
  • You may utilise your SkillsFuture Credit to offset the course fee payable after subsidy/funding.

  • School leavers and new entrants into the F&B industry 
  • For working professionals in the Food & Beverage industry who wish to upgrade their skills and knowledge to obtain an industry recognised certification 
  • Individuals who wish to change their career and enter the Food & Beverage industry

  • Minimum Secondary 2 education and above or WPLN level 4
Training Duration
Type Day Time Duration
Full-time Monday to Friday 9AM to 6PM Approx. 4 weeks


9AM to 6PM

Approx. 4 months

Classes are conducted at the Asian Culinary Institute.


  • If the participant fails to meet at least 75% attendance per module and/or fails to sit for an assessment or for any other reason where funding is not approved, company / trainee is required to reimburse ACI the funded portion of the course fees
  • Programme contents, schedule and all fees are subject to changes
  • Funding amounts stated are indicative and subject to changes without prior notice. 
Refund Policy Refund 

Withdrawal notification received at least 14 calendar days before course commencement

  • 100% refund of paid course fee
  • No refund of $50 application fee

Withdrawal notification received less than 14 calendar days from the course commencement

  • 50% refund of paid course fee
  • No refund of $50 application fee
Withdrawal notification received upon course commencement
  • No refund of paid fees