National code: SITSS00051

Statement of Attainment in Food Safety Supervision

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Overview About this course

Learn the basics of Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) to minimise food safety hazards and dispose of chipped or cracked eating, drinking or food handling utensils. Identify and report cleaning, sanitising and maintenance requirements.

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

Outcomes What you'll gain

Learning outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Monitor food temperature during preparation using a required temperature measuring device to achieve microbiological safety

  • Use cooling and heating processes that support the microbiological safety of food

  • Ensure hygienic personal contact with food, and food contact surfaces

Course outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • A pathway to further study in the hospitality industry

  • NSW Food & Safety certificate ($30 at student's cost additional to fees) issued by TAFE NSW

  • Credit toward a full qualification

  • Specialist skills that will advance your career in the hospitality industry

  • Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities

Suitability Is this course right for you?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • A computer if studying online

  • A recording device (such as a phone)

  • Effective communication skills

  • An eye for detail in relation to safety

  • The ability to follow complex protocols and procedures

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future career and study options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: Food safety handler, Chef, Cook, Kitchen hand and Kitchen manager


This is a licensed occupation. When you successfully complete the Statement of Attainment in Food Safety Supervision and pay $30 you will receive a NSW Food & Safety certificate. This is accredited by the NSW Food Authority and awarded through TAFE NSW.

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 0 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

The Statement of Attainment in Food Safety Supervision does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 0 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

The Statement of Attainment in Food Safety Supervision does not have any post-graduate courses.

Related study 0 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

The Statement of Attainment in Food Safety Supervision does not have any related courses.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Participate in safe food handling practices SITXFSA002

  • Use hygienic practices for food safety SITXFSA001

TAFE NSW services Facilities and support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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