Raw Chef Certification Level 1

Bali, Indonesia

Seeds of Life
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May 28 - Jun 11, 2017
Group size: 1 - 25
Raw Chef Certification Level 1
Bali, Indonesia

Seeds of Life
  • Email address verified

May 28 - Jun 11, 2017
Group size: 1 - 25

About this trip

Our Raw Food Chef certification takes place on the tropical island of the Gods and Goddesses, Bali. 

The abundance of organic tropical fruits and veggie’s simply makes Bali the perfect training ground. Your creative mind and noble body will be left nourished, activated, and inspired. Whether you want to open a Café, expand your existing chef skills and add a few raw food items to your existing menu, or just to prepare healthful meals at home for your family and friends - we will meet where you are at. You will be professionally and intimately taught raw combinations and variations of many of your favorite dishes and desserts, accompanied by the nutritional benefits and what you can do at home using your local produce empowering you to keep going. You’ll become competent at using all the necessary Raw Food kitchen tools for preparing these delights as part of your hands on training as you gain confidence and understanding of the Raw Living Foods Kitchen. Join us for your Raw Food Chef Certification course here in Bali. No experience necessary. We will meet you where you are at!

What you will learn at our Raw Food Chef Certification:

-Produce identification

-Food and personal hygiene in the kitchen

-The raw food kitchen pantry and its equipment

-Flavor balancing; how to taste food correctly, create beautiful flavors using these simple guidelines, and how to correct little mistakes by over flavoring

-Dairy free alternatives, butters, milks, cheeses, creams, and yoghurts

-Fermentation, pickles, kombucha, kimchi, sauerkraut


-Low G.I and sugar free alternatives

-The art of raw desserts

-Chocolate alchemy

-Superfood nutrition and practical application

-Dehydration techniques

-Continued knife skills

-Practical business tips and advice to apply to your café/restaurant

-Introduction to Taoist tonic herbalism

-Nutritional lectures daily on metabolism, protein, micro/macro nutrients, enzyme nutrition, oils and fats, acid and alkaline balance etc.

-How to cater for large numbers

Sample schedule:

-7:30-9:30: Yoga (pranayama, mediation, and gentle asana practice)

-9:30: Juice break

-10:00: Smoothies & fruits

-10:30-11:30: Hands on classes (making brunch items)

-11:30-1230: Brunch

-14:00-15:30: Nutritional lectures

-4:00-6:30: Hands on classes (making dinner items, desserts, breakfast)

-6:30-7:30: Dinner

-7:30: Discussion, documentary, etc.

Extra activities included in training price:

-Trip to the beautiful 5 elements Raw Food restaurant for food evaluation

-Trip to Local Spirulina farm to see how fresh spirulina grows and sample it

-1 day afternoon off (optional raw restaurant/café dinner)

-Big Tree Raw Chocolate Factory tour (http://bigtreefarms.com/)

Available optional extra activities not included:

-Holographic Kinetics healing sessions

-On call massage

What you will receive for your investment: 

-A Raw Food Chef Certification

-Personal hands on training and instruction guiding you through every step of the course by The Seeds of Life team

-Our 200 page Extensive Raw Food Chef Certification training manual complete with nutritional info, recipes, and everything you’ll need to know about raw food preparation

-Luxury accommodation in a beautiful location (www.nayaubud.com)

-Guided yoga, meditation, or Qi gong classes daily 

-Level 1 certification “An introduction to Raw” of which will qualify you for level 2 training

-More than just an understanding of how to prepare foods; rather, a glimpse into what this lifestyle is all about..there will be many ‘light bulb’ moments, guaranteed

-Of course, the most incredible meals, smoothies, fruits, and desserts that we will all prepare together!

Before You Go

Arrival & departure:

Check is at 15:00 on the first day. please come at 17:00 for the welcome meeting. Check is out at 11:00 on the last day. We will be happy assist you to arrange your accommodation if you wish to extend your stay in Bali.

Cancellation Policy:

Places can be held only by paying the total amount. Refunds are applied as follows:

-More than 8 weeks before the start of the retreat: 100% refund less the 10% handling fee.

-4 to 8 weeks before the start of the retreat: 50% refund less the 10% handling fee.

-Up to 4 weeks before the start of the retreat: no refund will be given. 

-Refund for flights not included.

Travel Insurance:

We accept no liability for loss, damage, injury or illness, which may occur during the retreat. All students are strongly recommended to have their own travel insurance to cover any loss or injury, including repatriation, if necessary.

Airport pick up:

We are happy to arrange the taxi to pick you up from the airport if you are arriving on the day of checking in. Please send your flight information to ben: ben@theseedsoflife.net

If you want to take your own way to the Villa, it is easily accessibly by your own and is located 15 minutes drive from Ubud centre. Let us know and we will send you the directions.

Available Packages

Shared Room Accommodation
Couples Shared Room Accommodation
Single Accommodation

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