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
At this time NourishKC is not accepting applications for the Explorer program.