Start Date: TBA


Start Date: TBA


Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced - Start Date: TBA


Single Classes, Team Building, & Private Events!

Chef Cecilia and the staff of ACE are developing the following that will be offered in the next sessions:

New Professional Baking and Cooking Programs

Fundamentals of Baking and Cooking for Beginners 

Revised curriculum for the Kids and Teens Summer Programs

New Single Classes

Team Building Activities for various groups


                        Check ACE’s Website for schedule of classes, updates and other news.             

For more information, call 818-887-CHEF (2433) or email



Professional Cooking

Start date: TBA

Morning Section – 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Evening Section – 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Professional Baking

Start Date:  TBA

Morning Section – 9:00 am to 2:00 pm

Evening Section – 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Pre-Teen/Teen Cooking Program

Start Date: to be announced   Cooking & Baking Basics

Start Date: to be announced    Intermediate Cooking & Baking

Morning Section Hours: 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Women Chefs & Restauranteurs

The Academy of Culinary Education (“ACE”) offers an extraordinary culinary learning experience in an intimate stimulating environment. With seasoned chef and gifted educator Cecilia De Castro at the helm, along with her distinguished instructors in the industry, ACE attracts students who (1) wish to pursue a career in the food industry, (2) seek a career change, (3) currently work in the industry and strive for advancement through formal culinary training and (4) are “foodies” who live to eat, not eat to live.