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Employment Training
~They offer culinary job training programs, free of charge.
~~Culinary Job Training at DC Central Kitchen: This program “provides culinary arts education, career readiness training, and real-world internships for adults who have experienced barriers to employment.”
~~The program lasts fourteen weeks and is offered at the DC Central Kitchen headquarters (425 2nd St NW, Washington, DC 20001).
~~Trainees will prepare to earn two valuable credentials, including the ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification.
~~For more information about this program, click here.
~~Culinary Job Training at DC Central Kitchen Cafe: This program “provides hands-on culinary training and career readiness training to young adults ages 18-24 who are not in school and not working.”
~~Enrollment is offered the first Monday of each month.
~~ “Trainees will progress through the course at their own pace as they work alongside staff at our fast-casual cafe located on the campus of THEARC (1901 Mississippi Avenue, SE).”
~For information about the application process, click here.
~For information about the eligibility criteria, click here.
~For the application form, click here.
~For the Community Agency Referral Form, click here.


425 2nd St NW, Washington, DC 20001
(202) 234-0707

Last updated: 08.08.19