Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Ashton College

Course details

CRICOS course code: 091783K

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas

Summary

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.

Target market

The target market for this course is international students who hold an appropriate visa and wish to undertake this course in order to access employment as a commercial cook in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. Students may also wish to undertake the course to access further study opportunities.

Course structure

Students must successfully complete a total of 33 units of competency to achieve the SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery. This comprises 26 core units and 7 elective units.

Pathways / Further Study

Students who successfully complete this qualification may progress onto:

  • SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management

Employment Pathway

This qualification provides a pathway to work as a chef or chef de partie in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias and coffee shops.

Qualifications

Upon successful completion of 25 units of competency, students will be issued a SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery qualification and record of results that indicates the units successfully completed. Students who successfully complete some but not all of the units of competency in the course they will be issued a Statement of Attainment detailing the units they have successfully completed.

Career Opportunities

Chef, Chef de Partie

The duration for this course is 42 weeks for students who have successfully completed Certificate III in Commercial Cookery.

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
21,200 (Full Course); 9,000 (42 Weeks); Application Fee (non-refundable):...
Read more21,200 (Full Course); 9,000 (42 Weeks); Application Fee (non-refundable): 250; Material Fee: 1,050 (Full Course); 550 (42 Weeks)
Monthly 78 weeks
Full time
Ashton College
Footscray Main Campus
213 Nicholson Street
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia
21,200 (Full Course); 9,000 (42 Weeks); Application Fee (non-refundable):...
Read more21,200 (Full Course); 9,000 (42 Weeks); Application Fee (non-refundable): 250; Material Fee: 1,050 (Full Course); 550 (42 Weeks)
Monthly 78 weeks
Full time
Ashton Hotel School
Shop 16-18 Metro West Shopping Centre
Corner of Albert Street and Paisley Street
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia

Entry criteria

Students must be over 18 years of age at the time of course commencement. Students must secure an appropriate visa that allows them to study in an Australian Registered Training Organisation prior to course commencement.

Academic entry requirements

To gain admission into this course, students must have successfully completed year 11 or secondary studies in their home country equivalent to Australian Year 11.

English Language entry requirements

International Students applying for this qualification must have a minimum English language proficiency of IELTS 5.5 (overall band) or an equivalent exam result recognised by the Department of Home Affairs. TOEFL internet-based test: 46; Cambridge English: Advanced (Certificate in Advanced English): 162; Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic): 42; Occupational English Test: B for each test component.

Address

Ashton College
Footscray Main Campus
213 Nicholson Street
Melbourne Victoria 3011
Australia
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