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Our residential cookery and chalet hosting course takes place at our 6 bedroom ski chalet in the French Alps. We aim to build confidence for the less experienced chef to have you happily catering for large groups by the end of the week.  We will also furnish you with the skills to survive in the snowy mountains with practical sessions including snow clearing to putting snow chains on a minibus! We also cover general chalet maintenance, chalet staff duties, customer service, budgeting, food safety and cleaning.  This course is ideal if you are considering working a ski season, or if you'd like to learn some great cookery and life skills to take you through university and beyond!


The price of £1149 per person includes 

  • 5 days of cookery tuition using a tried and tested weekly menu plan

  • A Season It chalet guide to take home, guiding you through the hosting and cooking experience.

  • Information on local produce and navigating a French supermarket.

  • All your food and drink -Daily breakfast, lunch and a delicious three course evening meal


We can also facilitate an Optional Level 2 NVQ in Food and Safety in catering during your stay for a small fee.

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  • DofE Approved Activity Provider - with a course approach to covering DofE  assessment criteria.

  • Our course ethos is team work, facing challenges and reaching your full potential together.

  • We include an assessment and feedback session by our team to complete your assessor reports.

  • A session completed by our team to help you with recruitment and  interview, plus references for ski seasonal work.


Included in the price..

  • 6 nights fully catered at  our beautiful Chalet Pomet in the French Alps

  • Walking distance to beautiful  swimming lake with lots of activities to enjoy... white water rafting, tree top adventure, chair lifts, mountain biking etc

  • The chalet features a Hot tub/ table football /wii

  • Airport transfers to and from Geneva airport are included

  • Flights are NOT included, but there are low price options with EasyJet flying to Geneva airport just an hours transfer from our chalet