Certificate III in Commercial Cookery

National Institute of Education and Technology

This qualification is part of the Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package. It provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, and coffee shops. It reflects the role of commercial cooks who use a wide range of well-developed cookery skills and sound knowledge of kitchen operations to prepare food and menu items. Using discretion and judgement, they work with some independence and under limited supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education

Structure:

25 units: 21 core; 4 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Work effectively as a cook; Produce cakes, pastries and breads; Prepare appetisers and salads; Clean kitchen premises and equipment; Prepare vegetable, fruit, egg and farinaceous dishes; Prepare stocks, sauces and soups; Prepare seafood dishes; Prepare meat dishes; Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements; Produce desserts; Prepare poultry dishes; Participate in safe food handling practices; plus more. Electives: Source and use information on the hospitality industry; Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks; Receive and store stock; Transport and store food; Show social and cultural sensitivity; Produce and serve food for buffets; plus more.

Study Pathways:

Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery; Certificate IV in Catering Operations; Certificate IV in Patisserie

Further information:

This qualification is suitable for an apprenticeship pathway.

Accepts International Students:

Yes

Provider CRICOS: 03590D

Related Careers:

Chef, Cook,
Campus ATAR/OP Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Hobart Tasmania No info No Online
Hobart Tasmania No info No Full time 52 weeks
BTP, Brisbane QLD No info No Online
BTP, Brisbane QLD No info No Full time 52 weeks

NIET encourages students to explore their enormous potential and to be a lifelong learner. Here we provide various language courses, diploma, graduate diploma and certificates courses both in Brisbane and Hobart, including business, it, massage, hospitality, childcare, cookery, real estate, retail management and aviation related courses. For students pursuing graduate studies, we offer graduate diplomas in management and strategic leadership.

NIET's qualifications are accredited within the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and are recognised by a number of national accrediting and registration bodies and Australian universities. For further information, please visit: www.niet.edu.au. RTO:41422 CRICOS: 03590D

NIET is also the parent company of International College of Aviation and Technology (ICAT), which offers world-class aviation training to students around the world including cabin crew, remote pilot and aeroskills. Its graduates are able to receive Civil Aviation Safety Authorities (CASA) accreditations after successfully completing the courses. NIET is also the owner of all intellectual properties of the Australian oldest and most respected aviation training school — Airline Academy of Australia.

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