SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

Australian College of Trade

Course details

CRICOS course code: 095097M

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


This qualification, as described in the Hospitality and Tourism Training Package focuses on the skills and knowledge to work as a commercial cook in organisations such as Restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias and coffee shops.

Work based Training / Work placement: Australian College of Trade offers students simulated work-based training in one of our fully equipped commercial kitchens

Possible Pathways for further study:
SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
SIT40616 Certificate IV in Catering Operations
SIT40716 Certificate IV in Patisserie

Possible Occupational Outcomes:


Core units

BSBSU201 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, egg and farinaceous dishes
SITHCCC012 Prepare poultry dishes
SITHCCC013 Prepare seafood dishes
SITHCCC014 Prepare meat dishes
SITHCCC018 Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements
SITHCCC019 Produce cakes, pastries and breads
SITHCCC020 Work effectively as a cook
SITHKOP001 Clean kitchen premises and equipment
SITHKOP002 Plan and cost basic menus
SITHPAT006 Produce desserts
SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXFSA002 Participate in safe food handling practices
SITXHRM001 Coach others in job skills
SITXINV002 Maintain the quality of perishable items
SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices

SITXCCS006 Provide service to customers
SITHCCC011 Use cookery skills effectively
SITXCOM002 Show social and cultural sensitivity
HLTAID003 Provide first aid

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
10,050 Per Year
Read moreMaterials: 1,000; Application: 250
Expected Jun 2023
Expected Aug 2023
Expected Oct 2023
56 weeks including holidays
Read more56 weeks including holidays

Full time
Australian College of Trade
859 High Street
Melbourne Victoria 3071

Entry criteria

  • Completion of year 11 or equivalent (subject to the assessment and approval of Australian College of Trade Admission team)
  • English requirements IELTS 5.5 or equivalent or TOEFL PB 506, IBT 62, PTE Academic 46, CAE & CPE (from 2015) 152
  • Applicants must be 18 years of age and above


Australian College of Trade
859 High Street
Melbourne Victoria 3071
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