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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

SIT30816

Start date(s):

Various dates throughout the year

Course length:

Part Time: 2-3 years

Campus:

Moorabbin, Waverley

This hands-on apprenticeship course, coupled with your workplace experiences, will give you the experience and skills you need to become part of this dynamic, fun filled industry.

Delivered in Holmesglen's specially designed hospitality training facilities, the course places an emphasis on providing you with practical training.

Students are also able to join industry workshops that are available throughout the year. These can include but are not limited to:

- Paddock to plate tour
- Chocolate sculpturing
- Sugar sculpturing
- Apprentice field trips
- Industry icon dinners.

This course provides you with the skills and knowledge to be competent as a qualified chef.

Future employment may be gained in various enterprises where food is prepared and served, including restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias and coffee shops.


Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

SITHKOP005

Coordinate cooking operations

BSBSUS201

Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

BSBWOR203

Work effectively with others

SITHCCC001

Use food preparation equipment

SITHCCC005

Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery

SITHCCC006

Prepare appetisers and salads

SITHCCC007

Prepare stocks, sauces and soups

SITHCCC008

Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes

SITHCCC011

Use cookery skills effectively

SITHCCC018

Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements

SITHKOP001

Clean kitchen premises and equipment

SITXFSA001

Use hygienic practices for food safety

SITXFSA002

Participate in safe food handling practices

SITXINV002

Maintain the quality of perishable items

SITXWHS001

Participate in safe work practices

HLTAID003

Provide first aid

SITHCCC002

Prepare and present simple dishes

SITHCCC012

Prepare poultry dishes

SITHCCC013

Prepare seafood dishes

SITHCCC014

Prepare meat dishes

SITHCCC019

Produce cakes, pastries and breads

SITHCCC020

Work effectively as a cook

SITHKOP002

Plan and cost basic menus

SITHPAT006

Produce desserts

SITXHRM001

Coach others in job skills


Entry requirements

Individuals may enter SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery with limited or no vocational experience and without a lower level qualification

Literacy and numeracy at exit level 2, working level 3 required to successfully complete this qualification

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING

You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

After completing this course, you will receive the nationally endorsed SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery.

PATHWAYS

After achieving SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, individuals could progress to SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery, SIT40616 Certificate IV in Catering Operations or SIT40716 Certificate IV in Patisserie.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Chef


How to apply

APPRENTICESHIP

A training contract must be completed by the employer and apprentice within the first two weeks of employment.

A representative from the Australian Apprenticeship Support Network will visit the workplace to complete the training contract with the employer and the apprentice.

Visit australianapprenticeships.gov.au for more information.

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

If you have further questions about your application, please contact the department:

HOSM

9209 5938

hcb@holmesglen.edu.au

RECRUITMENT

Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$12,448.00

Government subsidised

$3,536.00

Concession

$707.20

Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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Contact details

Cookery Open Days

Visit us on Open Day for a formal presentation on the hospitality industry, starting at 5pm, followed by a tour of our fabulous student training restaurant, commercial kitchens and study facilities. After receiving a general overview, we nominate expert staff for you to talk to you in detail about commercial cookery programs, and pathways to further study.

- , Thu, 24 Jan - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Moorabbin Campus, 488 South Road Moorabbin 3189 Australia

Visit us on Open Day for a formal presentation on the hospitality industry, starting at 5pm, followed by a tour of our fabulous student training restaurant, commercial kitchens and study facilities. After receiving a general overview, we nominate expert staff for you to talk to you in detail about commercial cookery programs, and pathways to further study.

- , Thu, 24 Jan - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

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