ShareThis CIA Boot Camps, A Culinary Vacation "I had an absolute blast... I can't wait to take another class." -Karla Davis, San Antonio, TX Imagine the Perfect Culinary Vacation: Getting away from it all and indulging your passion for food. Expanding your cooking and baking skills. Learning from expert chefs. Enjoying delicious meals. Connecting with people who love food as much as you do. If this sounds like the cooking vacation you've been dreaming of, you've just found it in CIA Boot Camp. More Than a Cooking Class—An Experience CIA Boot Camp is so much more than just your typical cooking class. It's an intensive immersion into the world of food. You'll learn to cook and bake like a professional with the guidance of our famed chef-instructors. You'll prepare and enjoy fabulous dishes and dine in one or more of the CIA's award-winning restaurants. And when you're done, you may just surprise yourself with how much you've grown as a home chef. Top-quality ingredients, professional instruction, and a spirited community of chefs...they're all waiting for you at CIA Boot Camp. Three Destinations for Your Culinary Vacation With CIA Boot Camp, you have your choice of three prime travel destinations—New York's bountiful Hudson Valley, California's incomparable Napa Valley, and the vibrant city of San Antonio in southern Texas. Experience Boot Camp close to home or use it as the perfect excuse to explore a completely different part of the country. Five Days, Two Days, or Somewhere in Between From our classic five-day Basic Training to two-day programs like BBQ Boot Camp and just about any other culinary, baking, or pastry specialty you can imagine, you'll find the super-charged Boot Camp cooking class that's just right for you and your schedule. Solo Getaway, Friends Get-Together, or Family Reunion The Boot Camp experience is a fabulous way to get away from it all and do something you really love—cook! It's also the ideal venue for bringing family and friends together for an entirely different culinary vacation. Explore Boot Camps by Location: Hyde Park, NYTwo-Day Boot CampsComfort Foods Boot CampGrilling and BBQ Boot Camp Hors d'Oeuvre Boot CampSkill Development Boot CampFour-Day Boot CampsThe Best of Boot CampBistro Boot CampItalian Cuisine Boot CampFive-Day Boot CampsCulinary Boot Camp Basic TrainingFlavors of the Hudson Valley Boot CampMediterranean Cuisine Boot Camp St. Helena, CATwo-Day Boot CampsComfort Foods Boot CampGrilling and BBQ BootHors d'Oeuvre Boot CampSkill Development Boot CampWine Lovers Boot Camp: Taste Like a ProThree-Day Boot CampsWine Lovers Boot Camp: Wine and DineFour-Day Boot CampsThe Art & Science of Cooking Boot CampBaking Boot CampBistro Boot CampItalian Cuisine Boot CampTechniques of Healthy Cooking Boot CampFive-Day Boot CampsCulinary Boot Camp: Basic TrainingFlavors of Wine Country Boot CampGourmet Meals in Minutes Boot CampMediterranean Boot CampPastry Boot CampWine Lovers Boot Camp—Become Wine Wise San Antonio, TXTwo-Day Boot CampsGrilling and BBQ Boot CampFour-Day Boot CampsAmerican Regional Cuisine Boot CampThe Best of Boot CampBistro Boot CampTechniques of Healthy Cooking Boot CampFive-Day Boot CampsAsian Cuisine Boot CampCulinary Boot Camp: Basic TrainingFrench Cuisine Boot CampMediterranean Cuisine Boot Camp For more information, please contact our customer service associates at 1-800-888-7850. Please note: Gift cards/certificates cannot be redeemed online. Please contact customer service at 1-800-888-7850 to register for a class. Tuition does not include accommodations, visit available listings: Hyde Park, NY St. Helena, CA San Antonio, TX Download the Boot Camp Guide (PDF 1.59 MB).