Virtual Open Day – January 2021

Welcome to The Whites Chef Academy

Here at Macclesfield College, we serve one of the region’s fastest-growing industry sectors with a specialist, state-of-the-art academy dedicated to developing cutting-edge, professional skills for aspiring young chefs across East Cheshire.

The perfect preparation for those looking to enter the professional cooking and catering sector – one of our region’s key industries – the Whites Chef Academy is an exclusive culinary skills training programme for 16 to 18 year-olds, centred around learning in a real-time, professional kitchen environment.

Patroned by TV celebrity chef , Aiden Byrne, the Whites Chef Academy is also partnered by some of our region’s largest catering and hospitality employers.

Any questions?

Tutors will be online for live Q&As at the following times:

If you have any questions and can’t make it to the live Q&A, please email us at:

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