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Introducing The 60 Second Chef

Do you want to learn how to make delicious food that helps you get the most out of life, but don’t have the time or not sure where to begin?

Patrick Drake, head chef at HelloFresh, has created a range of fun videos teaching basic cooking skills in just 60 seconds. Known as ‘The 60 Second Chef’, Patrick will help you to be confident in the kitchen. Fast.

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The 60 Second Chef and Virtual College

Patrick Drake, ‘The 60 second chef’, is a presenter on Discovery, National Geographic and Fox and the head chef of the world’s largest recipe box service, HelloFresh. His mission is to make cooking and great food accessible to everyone. Patrick first came across Virtual College when he completed an online food hygiene course.

Using our complementary skills and expertise, Virtual College and Patrick are launching a series of bite-sized certificated online courses which will be ideal for busy individuals who want to acquire the confidence and knowledge to cook healthy, tasty food which fits in with a busy lifestyle.

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Introducing the Exclusive Bundle

All three courses for one great price!

Fancy taking all of The 60 Second Chef courses? We've packaged them together into a training bundle which you can buy for a discounted price.

Completion of the bundle will also unlock regular free updates of 60 second video cooking recipes from Patrick.

Individual courses price: £49.99 | Bundle price: £39.99

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More food offers

Level 2 Food Safety & Hygiene for Catering Course

20% off Level 2 Food Safety and Hygiene for Catering | Use code: FOOD20 | Was £15 - Now £12

Aimed at anyone working in catering or hospitality, whether employed or self-employed, working in restaurants, hotels, fast food outlets, takeaways, cafes, bars, kitchens, catering in hospitals, schools and colleges. It allows every catering business, regardless of size, to provide all staff with first class training at a fraction of the cost and disruption of classroom based training.

Food Allergy Awareness Training Course

30% off Food Allergy Awareness | Use code: ALL30 | Was £15 - Now £10.50

There is no known cure for a food allergy and consumers have to avoid the food or ingredient to prevent reactions to the allergenic food. For some, only a trace of the allergenic food may be needed. Symptoms can range from mild to serious and for some consumers can be life threatening. The course is aimed at food handlers and anyone working in a role that involves contact with food, or the management of such people.

Level 3 Food Safety and Hygiene for Supervisors

40% off Level 3 Food Safety and Hygiene for Supervisors | Use code: L3F40 | Was £125 - Now £75

Level 3 Supervising Food Safety training from Virtual College enables candidates to identify problems and to recommend solutions within food preparation and delivery areas. It is ideally suited to people who are responsible for supervising other members of staff, such as team leaders and managers across all sectors including manufacturing, catering and retail.


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