Most post-secondary schools will require to pay your school fees in advance of attending classes or before completion of the program. Top Toques understands that this may not always be feasible, so we have created options for you to finance your school fees. Please speak to the Admissions Department to learn more about our payment plans which may include the following:
Better Jobs Ontario (formerly known as Second Career Funding): Top Toques is registered with Service Ontario and are approved for Second Career Strategy funding. The admissions office at the College can provide you with assistance in obtaining the information you need to process an application.
First Nations Funding: Native Students may be eligible for funding through their First Nation. The admissions office at the campus can assist you with a referral.
Other Funding: Top Toques has worked with insurance claims, employer training program incentives, private education funding groups and many more. The admissions office is available to provide you with assistance.
Industry professionals may qualify for practical exemption. If you are exempt from the practical portion of in-school training, you are still required to complete the 100-hour theory component. Your training will enable you to challenge the Red Seal provincial exam (if you have enough working hours to qualify). Top Toques offers the Red Seal Preparation Program; 100-Hour theory component to challenge the Red Seal Examination. Contact the admissions office at the College to get the information you need.
Students who do not have Grade 12 or equivalent, may be asked to complete a qualifying test that has been approved by the Superintendent
Ontario Grade 12 or equivalent, or pass a qualifying test that has been approved by the Superintendent.
Top Toques is focused on employable skills training to get you job ready and working! Our courses are conveniently scheduled around your timetable. Life doesn’t have to be placed on hold because you’ve decided to train for a career. The programs are held in the morning or afternoon, Monday to Friday. Continuing Education or Part-time training is also available two evenings a week. Monday nights and Tuesday nights.
We can help you advance in the career of your dreams. Let our award-winning certified Instructors provide the training, skills, and techniques necessary for the demands of the food industry. Our Chefs hold the following designations; Red Seal Chefs, Chef de Cuisines, Certified Culinary Educators, and World Master Chef Society members.
There are many resources available to assist you with your decision. Also, read what other students and graduates have to say about training at Top Toques Institute of Culinary Excellence on our Testimonials page on the www.TopToques.ca.