Pressure Cooker

CIT apprentice chefs TURNED UP THE HEAT in Canberra's first reality cooking show.

'Pressure Cooker,' a four-part series features emerging CIT chefs creating restaurant-quality dishes as they battle it out in competition to see which team will win.

The show draws on CIT's links with industry, with judges from some of Canberra’s top restaurants and fresh local produce.

This exciting collaboration involved over 150 CIT students and 30 staff and teachers from a range of study areas including;

Media Production | Music | Sound Production | Culinary | Graphic Design | CIT Yurauna | ICT | Fashion | Photography | Hair and Beauty | Carpentry | Hospitality | CIT Student Association |

Well done to all of the CIT staff and students involved!

Pressure Cooker in the News

Pressure Cooker behind the scenes

Do you dream of becoming a Chef?

Study Commercial Cookery at CIT

  • No enrolment fee
  • Flexible payment options
  • Become a chef in just two years
  • +700 hours of paid culinary experience
  • Train in CIT’s world-class commercial kitchens and restaurants
  • Learn from industry experienced teachers
  • Benefit from CIT's industry connections

Meet one of the stars...


Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Coco is one of the stars from Pressure Cooker, CIT's reality TV show. Coco grew up in Medellin, Colombia, surrounded by family who loved food and cooking.

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