Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Victorian Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 093218A

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who use a wide range of well-developed cookery skills and sound information on kitchen operations to arrange food and menu items.

Training Pathways

Individuals may enter SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery with limited or no vocational experience and without a lower level qualification. However, it is strongly recommended that individuals undertake lower level qualifications, and/or gain industry experience prior to entering the qualification.

Employment Pathway

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who have a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes and coffee shops, or to run a small business in these sectors.

Possible job titles include:
• chef
• chef de partie.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
14,919 for the entire course; Application/Enrolment Fee: 200 13 Feb 2023
08 May 2023
24 Jul 2023
100 weeks
Full time
Abbotsford Campus
413, Johnston Street
Melbourne Victoria 3067
Australia
14,919 for the entire course; Application/Enrolment Fee: 200 13 Feb 2023
08 May 2023
24 Jul 2023
100 weeks
Full time
Victorian Institute of Technology
Level 14, 123 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia

Entry criteria

18 years or older at commencement of course.

Any one of the below:

Completion of senior high school to the Australian Year 11 or equivalent

Mature age students can also enter based on an interview with VIT staff

An English Language proficiency level of one of the below:

Cert III in EAL / Academic IELTS band score of 5.5 or equivalent

Satisfactorily completed ELICOS at to at least Upper Intermediate level

Completed equivalent of Australian Year 11 qualification from any of the English speaking countries such as Australia, UK, USA, Canada, New Zealand, South Africa, or the Republic of Ireland

Completion of any Australian AQF Certificate III or higher qualification

Satisfactorily completion of at least one semester of study in Australia in a tertiary course (satisfactorily for this purpose would mean that the applicant has completed 50% or more of the semester load)

Completed a Placement Test devised and administered by VIT or a nominated accredited agency

Address

Victorian Institute of Technology
Level 14, 123 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
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