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About Us

The Food & Beverage Institute Bloemfontein (FBI), now a national brand, was formed in 2004/5 by chefs Kevin Gericke and Lesley Jacobs, both internationally acclaimed in their respective fields.

As an approved City & Guilds training and examination centre, (centre number 843 284) the FBI has trained many students who have excelled and are now running their own kitchens and food and beverage outlets both nationally and abroad.

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Training Programs

City & Guilds vocational qualifications on offer: 

  • Skills foundation certificate in food preparation and culinary arts
  • Skills proficiency certificate in food preparation and culinary arts
  • Certificate in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts
  • Diploma in Food Preparation and Culinary Arts
  • Advanced Diploma in Food Preparation and Cookery Supervision
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News

FBI Chef School & Patisserie Academy

As a registered and listed training provider (since 2005), the FBI is rated and accepted by majority of the national banking groups and we can therefore assist our students in obtaining financial assistance.