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Recent Cooking Lessons reviews

"Thank you so much Elaine! Had so much fun learning how to make a delicious quiche Lorraine. Highly recommend! "

French cooking lessons

$50

"Fabulous! Had the best cooking class! Thank you"

Sushi cooking class

$200

"Lovely and talented lady who completely understood our brief and was punctual, helpful and friendly. Wouldn’t hesitate to recommend for cooking tuition or catering."

Cooking tuition

$200

"Very professional and our client enjoys session with her"

Need someone to do cooking lesson for our client

$150

"Beautiful food catered to my ongoing diet ! "

Cooking weight loss meals weekly

$5

"Meaghan is so polite .and dose a wonderful service would recommend her to anyone "

Sewing and cooking

$60

What's the average cost of a cooking instructor

$28 - $167

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Why book cooking lessons through Airtasker?

With the help of Airtasker, learning how to cook is now easier and more convenient! Instead of settling for cheap cooking lessons online, our platform lets you customise your task according to your schedule, preferences, and budget.

Cooking is usually considered a life skill, but learning how to do it takes a lot of patience. You will inevitably make mistakes along the way, but don’t let that stop you from being able to make your own food! Taskers can teach you whatever you want to learn about cooking while adapting to your age and skill level.

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Top Cooking Lessons related questions

Generally, it takes three months of consistent practice with a competent and qualified cooking tutor to cook adequately. By this time, you can expect to cook a variety of different meals and create customised recipes. But if you want to be a professional chef, it would take years of formal education in a culinary school. 

It depends on the topics and specific classes you’re having, but typically, a cooking class can take at least two to three hours a day. This covers learning the ingredients, tools, making the meal itself, and cleaning up. Spending time in the kitchen with your cooking tutor can help you speed up your familiarisation and absorption of lessons, improving your cooking skills. 

A kid can learn cooking by example as young as three years old. Of course, these would need intensive guidance and supervision by an adult to ensure the child’s safety Adults, on the other hand, can learn how to cook anytime they want to! As long as you’re determined and patient, anyone can cook at any age.

Yes. With the help of available learning resources, you can teach yourself the basics of cooking and make easy and simple meals. But it’s generally recommended for you to get a cooking teacher, especially if you want to improve your cooking skills and prepare complex dishes. They can help you progress to the next skill level by developing your techniques and working on areas you find challenging.

Having your own basic cooking set, such as pans, knives, cutting boards, and mixing bowls, would be great! It will also be easier if you have equipment such as an oven and a stove. But if you don’t have these in your kitchen, you can rent a kitchen studio that is complete with kitchen essentials or rent from your Tasker. If you’re planning to invest, your Tasker can always provide you with their store and brand recommendations. 

Your cooking lessons can be paid for via cash or Airtasker Pay if you prefer cashless transactions. Always remember to discuss your preferred payment method with your Tasker before you start your cooking lessons. Also, talk to your Tasker about your payment frequency, whether you want to pay for your lessons after every session, every week, or every month.

Generally, it takes three months of consistent practice with a competent and qualified cooking tutor to cook adequately. By this time, you can expect to cook a variety of different meals and create customised recipes. But if you want to be a professional chef, it would take years of formal education in a culinary school. 

A kid can learn cooking by example as young as three years old. Of course, these would need intensive guidance and supervision by an adult to ensure the child’s safety Adults, on the other hand, can learn how to cook anytime they want to! As long as you’re determined and patient, anyone can cook at any age.

Having your own basic cooking set, such as pans, knives, cutting boards, and mixing bowls, would be great! It will also be easier if you have equipment such as an oven and a stove. But if you don’t have these in your kitchen, you can rent a kitchen studio that is complete with kitchen essentials or rent from your Tasker. If you’re planning to invest, your Tasker can always provide you with their store and brand recommendations. 

It depends on the topics and specific classes you’re having, but typically, a cooking class can take at least two to three hours a day. This covers learning the ingredients, tools, making the meal itself, and cleaning up. Spending time in the kitchen with your cooking tutor can help you speed up your familiarisation and absorption of lessons, improving your cooking skills. 

Yes. With the help of available learning resources, you can teach yourself the basics of cooking and make easy and simple meals. But it’s generally recommended for you to get a cooking teacher, especially if you want to improve your cooking skills and prepare complex dishes. They can help you progress to the next skill level by developing your techniques and working on areas you find challenging.

Your cooking lessons can be paid for via cash or Airtasker Pay if you prefer cashless transactions. Always remember to discuss your preferred payment method with your Tasker before you start your cooking lessons. Also, talk to your Tasker about your payment frequency, whether you want to pay for your lessons after every session, every week, or every month.

What do cooking lessons include?

Cooking lessons include everything you need to learn about working in the kitchen: from reading recipes, weighing ingredients, understanding different cooking methods, principles, and procedures, and learning practical skills to begin a career in the food and hospitality industry. You can have private cooking lessons in your home or at your favourite kitchen studio! Or if it’s more convenient for you, you can even have your cooking lessons online. Here are a few things you can get from cooking lessons near you:

Cooking lessons for kids

Cooking lessons for kids can help your child learn to cook and plan, manage their time, clean up after themselves, and be patient and adventurous. They can start by learning cooking by example from professional chefs before slowly getting involved in scrubbing vegetables, peeling fruits, stirring dough, and gathering and adding ingredients as they age. They may also learn to read recipes and labels and maybe help out with menu planning! After each session, you can bond by indulging in the dishes they made as they continue to hone their culinary skills.

Cooking lessons for beginners

Basic cooking lessons are perfect for absolute beginners aiming to cook professionally or simply learn how to cook their everyday meals. You can also book cooking lessons for students on our platform instead of finding a local cookery school. Your Tasker can teach you how to differentiate and use different kitchen supplies and develop knife skills and other essential cooking techniques.

They will also guide you through different cooking methods, like pan-frying, sauteing, boiling, simmering, stewing, and roasting. You can even have BBQ cooking lessons to know how to prepare meat and cook them to perfection on the grill. Make sure that all your ingredients are ready before starting. Have someone shop your groceries for you so you can focus on making the food itself! 

Cooking can be therapeutic, but when you don’t have the time or energy to whip something up, you can also book a Tasker to deliver takeaway from your favourite restaurants!

Advanced cooking lessons

Already know the basics and want to be more adventurous with your ingredients and recipes? Take advanced cooking lessons! You can learn advanced cooking techniques with a focus on your favourite cuisine. You can easily find Thai cooking lessons, Middle Eastern cooking lessons, or Italian cooking lessons near you on Airtasker. 

Private chefs can also teach you how to cook based on your dietary needs and restrictions. You can consult a nutritionist first to know which foods are the right ones for you, and then your cooking tutor can show you how to substitute ingredients to make them fit into your diet! And since nutrition is only one aspect of health and fitness, consider hiring a fitness coach to help you achieve your goals!

Recent Cooking Lessons tasks

Weekly Home cooking - middle eastern / Indian non veg

$50

Mernda VIC, Australia

1st Sep 2022

Looking for home cooking services -1 or 2 times a week. Non veg mainly. Preferred Indian cooking or middle eastern style. Will be for 1 person - Due date: Flexible

Need someone to do cooking lesson for our client

$150

Cockatoo VIC 3781, Australia

12th May 2022

We need someone that can host a cooking lesson for 2 hours every 2 weeks at our respite house in Cockatoo for our NDIS clients. - Due date: Flexible

Very professional and our client enjoys session with her

Cooking lessons

$50

Waverley NSW, Australia

18th May 2021

Cooking lesson at my place Simple everyday dishes 1-2hours

Vegan Cooking lessons

$40

Brighton-Le-Sands NSW, Australia

13th Mar 2021

In home cooking lessons, possibly once a week that specialises in plant based meals.

Chef / Cooking Teacher

$30

Warners Bay NSW, Australia

21st Jun 2020

I'd like to learn more about Asian / Thai / Malaysian / Ethiopian cooking. We were hoping to do a class but they're all closed down. Having said that, I'd like to do a series of lessons with an experienced chef / cooking teacher. Can you help?

Sushi cooking class

$200

Surry Hills NSW 2010, Australia

10th Jun 2020

Would like to have a sushi cooking class at home, for 4 people. Require all the tools for making the sushi. We are 2 vegetarians and 2 normals :)

Fabulous! Had the best cooking class! Thank you

Basic cooking classes

$50

Kew VIC, Australia

21st Feb 2020

Hi I’m Lach. I don’t know how to cook and would like to learn. If you have a lot of patience and love teaching over grown children how to cook please help me out.

Cooking lessons

$35

Caulfield VIC, Australia

22nd Jun 2022

Provide cooking lessons for young people once a week - Due date: Flexible Payment is per hour

Private regular home cooking in Sydney

$50

Homebush NSW 2140, Australia

17th Feb 2022

Private regular home cooking 2-3 weeks in Sydney. - Due date: Flexible

Support person to help with cooking

$100

Norman Park QLD, Australia

3rd May 2021

We are looking for a warm, mature, considerate, organised person who has an interest in cooking to support our son Daniel aged 23 who suffers from social anxiety and organisation. The suitable person will be between 20-30. The position will be for 2.5 hours once a week, preferably on a Wednesday or Thursday from 3:30-6:00.

Cooking weight loss meals weekly

$5

Turramurra NSW, Australia

7th Feb 2021

I need a qualified chef. Only offer if you have experience. My husband and I are on a strict diet for losing weight and need someone to make us weekly meals. I can send you all the details. Cost per meal I would prefer to be $10 x 4 meals a day. If we are happy with the meals then we would like it to be an ongoing option.

Beautiful food catered to my ongoing diet !

French cooking class

$120

Ermington NSW, Australia

21st Jun 2020

Would like someone to come to my house and teach how to make french pastries/desserts

Home cooking

$30

Mont Albert VIC 3127, Australia

22nd May 2020

-would like someone to come to cook meals (preferably Asian) three times weekly on an ongoing basis in Victoria. -Language: someone who can speak mandarin

Cooking instructor

$90

Maribyrnong VIC, Australia

17th Sep 2022

I'm looking for a cooking instructor for a group of young adults who are disabilities. They're working on their way to be independent :) This is an ongoing job, very inspiring and interesting. I'm sure you will love it :) Requirement: - You are fun, engaging, have teaching skills (with kids would be great!) and know how to cook of course. - Professional manner: on time, organised, willing to commit long term. - You can build a menu (or we can work out together) Details of the session: Time: Wednesday from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Location: Maribyrnong. *We have all the basic tools. you can propose to buy something that you need for your session. *We have support workers come with each of the participants so you will have plenty of support. Feel free to contact me! - Due date: Flexible

Cooking help

$80

Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

22nd May 2022

Need someone to help with cooking preferably Indian, or who is happy to learn. Twice a week.

Cooking skills

$50

Trigg WA 6029, Australia

19th Jan 2022

One to one cooking lessons Healthy simple anti Inflammation recipes - Due date: Flexible

French cooking lessons

$50

Waverley NSW, Australia

17th Apr 2021

Bonjour, I would like to have someone teach me how to make typical,simple French recipes. Will buy all ingredients prior If i enjoy, i would be willing to extend to 1 cooking lesson per week at my place in Waverley. Lesson time ( 1hour) Merci

Thank you so much Elaine! Had so much fun learning how to make a delicious quiche Lorraine. Highly recommend!

Chinese cooking

$100

Eastlakes NSW 2018, Australia

13th Aug 2020

Help cook Chinese recipes

Japanese cooking lessons

$300

Trinity Beach QLD 4879, Australia

21st Jun 2020

Hi I am looking for someone who can provide my partner and I a Japanese cooking class in our home for his birthday.

Cooking lessons

$80

Newcastle NSW, Australia

26th Feb 2020

A friend and I would like to learn to cook more (Italian and Asian foods) but all the cooking classes are ridiculous! So we are looking for someone, hopefully a lovely grandma/pa that would like to pass on their cooking expertise! If you know of anyone who would like to make a bit of money, we would love tocleane