The EXPLORER program provides you with the following:
- ServSafe® food handler’s certification
- Training of all aspects of restaurant duties
- Basic culinary skills
- Life skills
- Individual and group support
Instruction and activities are designed to help you determine if the food service industry is a career path for you. If you choose the industry as a professional career, NourishKC will refer you to our advanced APPRENTICESHIP program, which will provide more in depth culinary and restaurant training, as well as guided job placement.
Classroom Instruction: Monday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Immersive Culinary Training: Tuesday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
$10.00 hourly pay, 20-hours per week, six-week program
30-day bus pass, as needed, two months
$25 monthly gas stipend, as needed, two months
Valid state ID or passport
Social Security card or birth certificate
Consent to NourishKC background check