Upcoming Events

Chefs of the Coastal Bend Meeting

Monday, December 9, 2019

Heart of Texas Chapter Meeting

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Treats of Christmas

Saturday, December 21, 2019

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  Certification Matters:

Differentiate yourself and get ahead with ACF certification.  Discover the benefits, value and relevance of certification and congratulate those who have accomplished this goal.

Learn more about ACF Certification 

Upcoming Practical Exams:

"Certification is what sets you apart from having a job as a chef to having a job as a professional chef."

Texas Chefs Association Certification Chair
Michael Smith, CEC, CCA

For any questions on certification please contact Michael Smith, CEC, CCA at 361-883-6518 or by email at chefmikescott@gmail.com.

Certification Practical Exam Template Packets

Cooking Professionals

    Certified Culinarian
    Certified Sous Chef
    Certified Chef de Cuisine
    Certified Executive Chef

Baking and Pastry Professionals
    Certified Working Pastry Club
    Certified Pastry Culinarian
    Certified Executive Pastry Chef

Our Sponsors

A Pursuit Of Culinary Excellence

The Texas Chefs Association (TCA) is a chapter of the American Culinary Federation.  The TCA is comprised of 13 dynamic chapters operating in cities across Texas.  Our association provides members with timely seminars, networking tools, and professional advancement opportunities to help them further their goals within the food service industry.

Texas Chefs Association

1415 S. Voss, Ste. 110 #397

Houston, TX 77057