Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

Victorian Institute of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 093217B

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

The Certificate III in Commercial Cookery qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who use a wide range of well-developed cookery skills and provides sound information on kitchen operations including how to arrange food and menu items. Certificate III in Commercial Cookery provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organizations such as hotels, restaurants, cafés, coffee shops, clubs and pubs. If you are passionate about cooking and are looking for a career that is in demand everywhere (especially in Australia!), VIT’s Commercial Cookery course is for you.

Employment Pathway

This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent as a qualified cook. Work would be undertaken in various hospitality enterprises where food is prepared and served, including restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias and coffee shops. Individuals may have some responsibility for others and provide technical advice and support to a team.

Training Pathway

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

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
12,169 for the entire course; Application/Enrolment Fee: 200 13 Feb 2023
08 May 2023
24 Jul 2023
64 weeks
Full time
Victorian Institute of Technology
Level 14, 123 Queen Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
Australia
12,169 for the entire course; Application/Enrolment Fee: 200 13 Feb 2023
08 May 2023
24 Jul 2023
64 weeks
Full time
Abbotsford Campus
413, Johnston Street
Melbourne Victoria 3067
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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