Offering Info - TAFE NSW
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.
This course is also offered as an apprenticeship course - if you are an apprentice and interested in enrolling, please contact 131 601 and one of our friendly Customer Service Consultants would be happy to assist you.
Full time study ? course will be delivered over approximately 480 hours delvered as 15 hours per week over 1 year, 32 weeks in total.
Students will be expected to spend approx 8 hours per week outside the classroom as well as on directed activities and self-directed learning such as research; preparation of assessment tasks; learning support; online learning. The expectation is that by enrolling in this qualification you commit to the time frame in which the qualification is being delivered.
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.
This training is subsidised by the NSW Government, and as a result your fee is determined through Training Services NSW formal eligibility criteria. This criteria will determine your exact fee. Students who meet additional specified criteria, may be eligible for a concession fee or a fee exemption. In claiming the concession or exemption students will be required to supply the required evidence to support the claim in accord with the requirements of Smart and Skilled eligibility.
Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning:
- Futura Reference Text approx $300.00
- Full Chefs Uniform: approx $80.00
- Leather Safety boots: approx $60.00
- Chefs Took Kit: approx $290.00
NSW Food Authority require a valid certificate to be issued to students that are competent in: 1. Handle food safety in a retail environment (SIRRFSA001); 2. Use hygienic practices for food safety (SITXFSA001); or 3. Participate in safe food handling practices (SITXFSA002). TAFE obtain this certificate on behalf of the student. $30.00
Payment Plans are available through TAFE NSW for Smart and Skilled eligible qualifications.
To activate your eligibility you must pay the student fee component PRIOR to commencement of the learning activity.
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.
|SITHKOP001||Clean kitchen premises and equipment|
|SITXHRM001||Coach others in job skills|
|SITXINV002||Maintain the quality of perishable items|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|SITXFSA002||Participate in safe food handling practices|
|SITXWHS001||Participate in safe work practices|
|SITHKOP002||Plan and cost basic menus|
|SITHCCC006||Prepare appetisers and salads|
|SITHCCC005||Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery|
|SITHCCC018||Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements|
|SITHCCC014||Prepare meat dishes|
|SITHCCC012||Prepare poultry dishes|
|SITHCCC013||Prepare seafood dishes|
|SITHCCC007||Prepare stocks, sauces and soups|
|SITHCCC008||Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes|
|SITHCCC019||Produce cakes, pastries and breads|
|SITHCCC001||Use food preparation equipment|
|SITXFSA001||Use hygienic practices for food safety|
|SITHCCC020||Work effectively as a cook|
|BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
|SITHCCC017||Handle and serve cheese|
|SITHCCC003||Prepare and present sandwiches|
|SITHCCC021||Prepare specialised food items|
|SITHIND002||Source and use information on the hospitality industry|
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.
Foleys Lane, North Wollongong
Phone 131 601
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