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Fredison
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Fredison
« Perfect! Michael has great patience and is great with his interactions and practicality during our session. Would highly recommend to anyone who is looking to learn and this has given me a great boost in my confidence to cook. »
$30/h
1st lesson free!
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Response Time 3h
Lesson formats available..
  • One-to-one
Lessons can be held..
  • at your place
Subjects taught
  • Cooking
  • Easy cooking
  • Traditional Cooking
Levels
  • All Levels

A long time cooking teacher, would like to provide basic cooking skills to individuals or groups in the Canberra Region. Has Cert III in Commercial Cookery, and has taught 100s of students over the pa

Methodology

My classes are very much hands on, with meals being produced from the very first class. Individual instruction is given on things such as knife skills, and I aim to provide a wide range of food preparation styles during the duration of the course.

Background

I have been teaching classes through a range of educational facilities for 12 years, and have taught everything from teenagers, to more than 90 year olds, with the number being in the 100s. I have a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, and work as a cook during the day.

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson : $30/h
Lesson formats available..
One-to-one
Lessons can be held..
at your place
Subjects taught
  • Cooking
  • Easy cooking
  • Traditional Cooking
Levels
  • All Levels

Michael's CV

Teacher/Owner - “Cooking with Lyonsy” - Canberra 2006 to present

Ongoing development and delivery of cooking courses both privately and also through a number of Educational Institutions, including the Canberra Institute of Technology, to a range of students including men, women and teenagers;
Developed and delivered a ten week cooking course for Vietnam Veterans; and
Developed and performed demonstrations at a local Market and University


2016 - present. Cook at Goodstart Early Learning Centre for 80 children per day. Involves preparation of morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea, as well as food ordering and management of the food budget.

November 2016 - awarded a Cert III in Commercial Cookery through the Canberra Institute of Technology.

Currently have WWVP card - current to September 2019


Reviews on Michael
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Fredison

Perfect! Michael has great patience and is great with his interactions and practicality during our session. Would highly recommend to anyone who is looking to learn and this has given me a great boost in my confidence to cook.

Michael's response

Fred is a very receptive and quick learner. He is open to try a variety of foods and techniques, and has a great sense of humour, which comes out in the lessons.

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