Please be advised that Hudson County Community College will close at 5:00 p.m. today, Monday, January 23, 2017 due to inclement weather. All classes and activities scheduled to begin at or after 5:00 p.m. will be cancelled.

The College anticipates that it will reopen tomorrow, Tuesday, January 24, 2017 resuming a regular schedule. Please call 201-714-7100 and press 1 for school closings and emergency information, or visit the College web site at www.hccc.edu.

  • CAI-117 : Production Kitchen Skills I

    Academic Level:
    Culinary Arts
    Culinary Arts
    This course is intended to provide a strong foundation in the basic fundamentals of commercial food preparation and practices. Proper knife skills and the use and care of tools and equipment is demonstrated and practiced in the laboratory. Emphasis is placed with students using hands-on experience in food production utilizing designed introductory menus. The hands-on experience is supported with demonstrations and lecture in the laboratory. Students will learn the appropriate cooking methods that may be applied to meats, fish, poultry, starches, and vegetables. The basic cooking methods are introduced and practiced in the laboratory. Students will also learn the proper techniques used in the preparation of stocks, soups, and sauces.