Certificate II in Food Processing

TAFE Gippsland

This qualification describes the skills and knowledge for food processing workers employed in the following sectors: grain processing (including stock feed, animal feeds, milling wheat, barley, oats and flour milling); baking (including large scale production of cakes, pastry, bread, biscuits and plant baking); retail baking; beverages (including juices, soft drinks, cordials, aerated and still waters, energy drinks and other modified beverages, such as vitamin and antioxidant beverages, coffee, tea and ice); confectionery; dairy processing; fruit and vegetables; grocery products and supplies (including honey, jams, spreads, sauces, dressings, condiments, spices, edible oils and fats and pasta); poultry. This qualification is designed for application in supervised environments where the work is predictable with some basic problem solving requirements. All work must be carried out to comply with workplace procedures, in accordance with State/Territory food safety, work health and safety and environmental codes, regulations and legislation that apply to the workplace.

Entry Requirements:

Certificate I in Food Processing; or limited vocational training and/or work experience

Structure:

13 units: 4 core; 9 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Participate in OHS processes; Apply quality systems and procedures; Provide and apply workplace information; Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

Related Careers:

Cheesemaker, Food Process Worker,
Campus Mid Year Intake Study Mode Duration
Sale
Yallourn
Bairnsdale
Leongatha
Morwell
Chadstone
Forestec
Lakes Entrance (SEAMEC)
Online
Warragul
Traralgon
Established in 2014, Federation Training is a partnership between GippsTAFE and Advance TAFE. Building on over 85 years' experience in training and education, Federation Training strives to provide improved opportunities and outcomes for vocational education students across Gippsland and South Eastern Victoria.

With ten campuses from Chadstone across the state to Lakes Entrance, Federation Training offer a diverse range of programs and specially designed learning environments, providing students with the opportunity to get hands on and develop skills and experience in the industry of their choice.

Federation Training aims to create one united education model for Gippsland that will provide opportunities for local students and an exciting learning environment for those seeking a regional educational experience.

Federation Training has a variety of courses from pre-apprenticeships, apprenticeships and traineeships, to certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas. Students can choose to study courses in business, health, general education or trades. Students can also study a Federation University degree at Federation Training, with flexible pathway options that take them from diploma to bachelor degree in just 2-3 years.

Flexible study options mean students can complete their course in a way that best suits their lifestyle. They can study full time, part time or online with confidence that they will be equipped with the skills they need to get ahead in the workforce.

With great relationships with local industry, Federation Training courses are developed to meet the requirements of the workplace. This ensures students have access to employment opportunities once they graduate.

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