Advanced Living Food Chef Certification

Advanced Living Food Chef Certification*

Master the art of flavor balancing, menu design, presentation, plating, raw desserts and gourmet raw cuisine. In this course, we will delve into more advanced themes and techniques that cater to a Plant-based Whole and Raw Foods Lifestyle. Be prepared for hands-on food preparation, nutrition demos and the creation of your own gourmet raw dessert.

  • Gourmet Raw Vegan Meals
  • Healing Herbal Soups and Adaptogens
  • Raw Desserts and Superfoods
  • Raw Food and Essential Oils that Heal
  • Dehydrated Foods
  • Whole Foods for Athletes
  • The Doctrine of Signatures
  • Medicinal Mushrooms
  • Vegan Cheese Making
  • Plating Presentation and Food Photography

Plant LAB: Vit. C Bomb Smoothie, Marinated Broccoli and Yam Falafel with Lemon Dill Vinaigrette, Maca Carrot Cake and Lemony Frosting, Chocolate Cardamom Cake, Sweet & Sour Jerky, Banana Berry Roll-ups, The Cracker Formula, Raw Pizza Crust , Cinnamon Maca Energy Gel and Electrolyte Sports Drink with Ginger, Mexican Tacos, Sun-dried Tomato burgers with Smokey Fermented Cashew Cream,  Korean Jap Jae Noodles

*Prerequisite: Pachavega Basic Raw Food Chef Certificate Course

 2020 Advanced Course Dates*:

Wanderlust Utopia, Ometepe, Nicaragua:
November 15th – 22nd, 2020

Tuition Fees:




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~ Limited spots available in each course ~

*You must be a graduate of Pachavega’s BASIC Raw Food Chef course to take the Advanced Course

Want to take both the Basic and Advanced at the same time?


More Praise from Pachavega Graduates

“Taking the Pachavega Raw Food Chef Course has been the best thing I’ve done in a long time. Not only have I learned an incredible amount of knowledge, I have confidence now to implement a raw food, plant-based diet into my life! The instructors have so much energy and passion – you can’t help but feel motivated to help change the world by the end of the week! – Jennifer Roach, Calgary, Canada

“This course provided so many new tips and foods to incorporate into the diet to improve overall health. The recipes include a range of options to adapt to specific dietary needs and/or goals. This course is for anyone looking to enhance their knowledge of nutrition and the amazing power of plants to heal and ignite. 😊” – Bobbie Jo Traut, Washington DC, USA

“As a registered holistic nutritionist, I am grateful on so many levels for Pachavega’s Raw Food Chef Course from which I have learned so much. The instructor’s impassioned and down to earth teaching style has significantly assisted me in delving much deeper into the “Raw Food” world and to emerge equipped to confidently create an incredible variety of deeply nourishing and satisfying meals. I can’t thank Pachavega enough.” – Cheryl Crosby, Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Ontario, Canada.

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