Duke of Edinburgh Approved Activity Provider
Kiddy Cook is licensed by the Duke of Edinburgh Award as an approved activity provider. DBS cleared and fully insured.
Is your young person doing their DofE Award?
If your teenage son or daughter is currently working towards their Duke of Edinburgh's Award, why not take a look at our DofE-approved practical home cooking course? Not only will it give them a skill that counts towards their award. It will also help them make informed choices towards a healthy lifestyle that will stand them in good stead for their adult years ahead.
Do it from your own home kitchen
Because they can do it from the comfort of their own home, you don't need to think about social distancing or any extra safety measures. You're in full control!
In a nutshell, all the tools they'll need to cook delicious and nutritious food from sctratch, whilst gaining an essential life skill and helping them achieve their DofE Award!
- Easy-to-prepare recipes to include a variety of cooking techniques to help them prepare their food from scratch
- Equipment lists for each recipe
- Helpful hints & tips
- Skills checklist
- Feedback form
- Boss the Basics Skills Videos - 9 videos demonstrate some key skills that every beginner cook should know in order to gain confidence in the kitchen.
We'll also be on hand to support your son or daughter and to answer any questions they might have.
Cooking - A Recipe for Resilince
Alongside your recipes, we've also created 5 really short videos to show your young person how cooking can help practice and improve their resilience and why resilience is so important if they're going to be able to carry on doing well when they find themselves faced with a challenging situation.
100% 5 star reviews
This year alone, more than 500 young people have used our course and we're very proud of our 100% 5 star reviews.
My son took Kiddy Cook's Bronze DofE course and we fiound it excellent. the recipes were clear, easy to follow and focussed on the basics which was exactly what my son needed. Excellent value for money and would highly recommend. Nicola
Value for money
With prices of just £35 for a 3 month course, or £45 for 6 months, the Kiddy Cook DofE course is unbeatable value for money - and the perfect recipe for success!
My daughter completed the online cooking course for her 3 month skills section. She thoroughly enjoyed it and now has confidence to make meals from scratch. Fabulous idea! Vanessa
When does the course start?
This is a 3 - 6 month course which begins on your chosen date. Your son or daughter will need to source their own ingredients and cook one recipe each week. All we ask is that they complete our feedback form for each recipe together with photographic evidence of eveything they cook on completion.
Where will I find the recipes?
As soon as you've paid we'll send you a link to your easy-to-make recipes together with a copy of our skills checklist and feedback form. You can choose from our list of either sweet or savoury recipes and just in case you don’t like our suggestions, we’re happy for you to choose something similar – just let us know in advance what you’d like to cook and we can make sure it ticks the ‘technique’ box of skills.
How do I get started?
Just email firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know you're interested and we'll provide our bank details for payment