Welcome to Silwood

Silwood boasts student achievement unmatched by any other cookery school in South Africa. Silwood graduates can be found in kitchens worldwide- Jamie Oliver, Gordon Ramsay, Heston Blumenthal, Raymond Blanc -all have a Silwood graduate in their kitchens.

With 50 years of recognition of our qualifications, Silwood awards the internationally accepted Silwood Grande Diplome after 3 years of training.

Silwood is proud to be the school chosen by Woolworths to train the recipient of their Taste Magazine Bursary.

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Silwood Turns 50 in August

SILWOOD celebrates its 50th birthday in August! We have been training aspiring chefs for HALF A CENTURY !.. Read more

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