We host meetings, focus on certification and culinary education, lend support to our community, and invite you to get involved.
Here is the Certification page for the American Culinary Federation, ACF and the different levels offered by segment. In Arizona, Scottsdale Community College is an ACF Accredited Program. If you are interested in certification, attend an ACFAZ monthly meeting to learn more and network or contact them directly.
The Scott Foundation sparks the potential in Arizona Foster Youth with programs that are unique in the Country. We focus on 13 to 17-year olds and young adults 18-25, since they are considered to be within the Arizona Department of Child Safety and Healthcare transition period.
Our teens learn to live in selfless service to others and evolve emotionally so that their perspective about life shifts and their individual potential blossoms. Our Masterclass program provides experiences in 8 different and exciting vocations with dozens of work-learn experiences annually in each of these fields. Culinary Arts/Nutrition is one of our eight areas of focus.
The Arizona Lodging and Tourism Association (AzLTA) is the leading statewide public policy organization advocating for Arizona’s hospitality, sports, lodging, and tourism industry. Read more about the Arizona Lodging & Tourism Association on their About page on their website.
AZSAFE + CLEAN Certified Properties
There is NO FEE to participate but you must be an active AzLTA member to be eligible for the certification.