Great Plains Technology Center

Culinary Program

Student taking putting pizza in oven


Prepare to become a culinary assistant who performs a variety of food preparation tasks in food services and/or food preparation. You will get an overview of restaurant duties, international cuisines, and management skills in the hospitality industry. You will also have an opportunity to participate in culinary competitions through our Career Tech Student Organizations (CTSO).



"I like demonstrating and teaching my students how core academics, like math and science, are used in the everyday world around them. I also like watching students gain the skills and self confidence through Culinary Arts and FCCLA participation that allow them to be successful in the work place. It is exciting to watch students develop an interest in one of the areas in the kitchen and then work on individual projects that allow them to independently learn and better understand."
Lori Grant, Instructor

Applying for this Program

Who Can Attend?

High School or Adult Students


Lawton Campus

Useful Information

Culinary Hospitality Assistant

Culinary Coordinator

Program Begins

August & January

Ginger Seibold
Ginger Seibold
Culinary Arts Instructor


Lori Grant, Culinary Arts Instructor
Lori Grant
Culinary Arts Instructor