Offering Info - TAFE NSW
Part Time Day
Course Start Date
Hours Per Week
- Nationally Recognised Training
- Apprenticeship Allowed
- This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafs, and coffee shops.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
In your final stage you will take on the role of Head Chef in our apprentice restaurant on a Monday or Tuesday evening. During your day at TAFE you will participate in both practical and theoretical units but you will need to allocated an additional 8 hours per week to complete assessment items and prepare for practical exams.
You will be given a detailed program and delivery schedule at orientation. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. You will need the following uniform and equipment:
- A traditional full chef?s uniform with white shirt and white buttons
- A lockable tool box preferably plastic
- Full range of chefs trade kit including:
- 20cm cooks knife
- Paring knife
- Flexible Filleting knife
- Boning Knife
- Serrated knife
- Palette knife
- Stirring spoon wooden or plastic
- Rubber/plastic scraper
- Piping bag
- Selection Nozzles
- Thermometer preferably digital
- Vegetable peeler
- Pastry brush
- Sharpening steel
- Sharpening stone
Depending on your previous qualifications and experience your fee may decrease from the maximum shown.
Payment by instalment may also be available. Your fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.
A materials charge of $250 is applicable to this course. This fee provides you with a commercial chef learner kit including recipes and useful information for you to take home. and use after the course.
- Course Related Materials Charge - $250.00
Enrolments will open from 14 October 2019 for our February 2020 intake.
To find out more information on this course including the next start date, submit an online enquiry by clicking the Enquire Now button on this page, or call 131 601 during business hours* to chat with a member of our friendly customer service team.
*Our customer service team are available from Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm AEST.
Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it.
Be sure to read your chosen course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you.
Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place.
As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
If you are interested in studying as a Trainee or Apprentice please call 131 601 for full details.
|BSBSUS201||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, eggs 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|
|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|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|SITHCCC016||Produce pates and terrines|
|SITHCCC017||Handle and serve cheese|
Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.
Orange College, March Street Campus
109 March Street, Orange
Phone 131 601
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