CULINARY ACADEMY OF LAS VEGAS

logoWe provide various training for entry-level and incumbent workers in the Las Vegas hospitality industry. As a labor-management trust, the Academy has invaluable partnerships with the Culinary Union 226, Bartenders Union 165, and 28 major properties on the Las Vegas Strip. Our goal is to provide high-quality training that will enable people to have great careers in the hospitality industry, with good wages, opportunities for career advancement, and health and retirement benefits.

The Academy is an internationally recognized model for workplace education and vocational training. Students receive real-world training through our restaurant, the Westside Bistro, and our catering division, Culinary Arts Catering, which provides banquets at our events center. In addition, the Academy is a caterer and concessionaire for The Smith Center for the Performing Arts.

The Culinary Academy of Las Vegas plays an important role in the community, working to overcome poverty and unemployment. Since our beginnings in 1993, we have trained more than 40,000 people for our participating employers in the hospitality industry. All classes are licensed by the Nevada Commission on Post-Secondary Education.

CALV INTRODUCTION VIDEO

The Culinary Academy of Las Vegas trains people for successful hospitality careers on the Las Vegas Strip in 12 different classifications: baker’s helper, bar apprentice, bar porter, bus person, food server, fountain worker, guest room attendant, house person/utility porter, professional cook, sommelier, steward, and wine server.

Culinary Academy Events

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Mar
30

Mar. 30, 2016 – The Culinary Academy of Las Vegas Hosts Spring Open House

At 11:00 am
Culinary Academy of Las Vegas 710 West Lake Mead Blvd. North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Jan
28

Jan. 28, 2016 – 2nd Annual 2016 Trends in Hospitality

At 2:30 pm
Culinary Academy of Las Vegas 710 West Lake Mead Blvd. North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Feb
22

Feb. 22, 2016 – Workforce Training Partnership Creates Same Day Enrollment For Job Seekers

At 10:00 am
Culinary Academy of Las Vegas 710 West Lake Mead Blvd. North Las Vegas, NV 89030

Our training emphasizes not only the relevant technical “hard” skills but also the “soft” skills necessary for success in the hospitality industry.

To learn more about our training, call (702) 924-2105 or come to orientation, offered every Monday at 10 a.m.
in our Events Center.

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