Global/Advanced Culinary Arts for Food Technologists

A 40-contact-hour, five-day hands-on training workshop including global flavor principles and looking at the cuisines of the Mediterranean, Creole / Atlantic Rim and Asia while also covering details of fish and seafood, fruits and vegetables, grains, starches, dairy and cheese. The final day will have an opportunity to take a basket of ingredients and use your learning of cuisines studied that week.

Cost: $1,995 with a $200 discount for verifiable RCA membership

When: August 17-21, 2020
Where: University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR

Time: 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday –Thursday
7:30 a.m.–2 p.m. on Friday



Fees & Refund Policy for Culinary Arts Series (You may print a copy of the policy HERE)

The cost for each of the University of Arkansas CES Culinary Arts for Food Technologists Series courses is $1,995 minus a discount of $200 with a valid RCA Membership. RCA Membership must be verifiable on the RCA Membership Directory or verified by RCA via e-mail to the University of Arkansas.

Refunds: Each class has a minimum enrollment and the decision will be made 4 weeks prior to the start of the class. If the class is cancelled, all monies will be refunded.
Participant cancellation within:

  • Anytime before 4 weeks of the start date will receive a full refund minus 6%
  • 27 through 15 days of the start date will receive a 75% refund.
  • 14 days or less of the start date,
    – 50% refund will be made or
    – a substitute attendee can be arranged for that class or
    – 75% of the fee can be held for a future culinary class.

Method of Payment:
All registrations need to be made online.  Personal credit cards, corporate purchasing cards, checks and P.O. numbers are all acceptable with payment received at 4 weeks prior to the start date of the course.

All checks should be made out to University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service (U of A CES) and mailed to:
Virginia Glass, Center of Excellence for Poultry Science, 1260 W. Maple, Fayetteville, AR 72701

If for some reason you cannot register online, please call or email: John Marcy, 479-575-2211,

Note: Your travel to and from the courses and your lodging are NOT included in the registration fees.