Cooking Classes

Length: 45 – 60 min Class

*Private Classes and additional schedule days available upon request*

Hicksville Group Class Schedule:

Thr (3 – 4 pm)

Deer Park Group Class Schedule:

Fri (6 – 7 pm)

Riverhead Group Class Schedule:

Available Upon Request

Everyone wants to be able to cook a fancy dish nowadays, but how can we do that if we don’t have the right techniques or skills? Smart Start is offering a cooking class for your child to indulge in their favorite foods. Our course will also let your child learn how to cook utilizing different skills and techniques. They will learn how to cook dishes from various cuisines, how to season food and how to prepare everything. When you prepare your own meals, you have control over all the ingredients. By learning how to cook for yourself and for your family, you can be sure that you will be eating wholesome and nutritious meals.  Our cooking classes are safe for all students.

Cooking is a wonderful skill to have no matter what age you are. Our class will keep you creatively engaged while you work in a safe and comfortable environment. In learning how to cook for yourself, you also learn how to eat healthier foods, get a boost of energy, stabilize your weight and mood and improve your sleep patterns. Our class will make sure that you leave with skills and knowledge that will not only help you but also those around you. Your child will be self-sustainable after this course. We follow recipes that align with your child’s dietary needs.

Format: Instructor Led

Necessary Tools: None

Who can join?

  • Ages 13+
  • Classes open to beginner chefs to those pursuing professional careers

What will I learn?

  • Learn how to cook with guided instruction
  • Handle important kitchen tools and appliances safely
  • Prepare meals and read recipes with ease

Course Requirements

  • Registration form required


  • Group (3+): $45 per hour
  • Semi-Private (2-3): $75 per hour
  • Private (1): $95 per hour