This qualification reflects the role of 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. Completion of this qualification contributes to recognition as a trade cook.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a cook in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, and coffee shops. The skills in this qualification must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State or Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice. No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
The latest release of the qualification and packaging rules can be found at the following link: https://training.gov.au/Training/Details/SIT30821
|VET National Code||SIT30821|
|Qualification Title||Certificate III in Commercial Cookery|
|CRICOS Course Code||112506J|
|Mode of Study||Face to Face 20 hours per week plus Work Placement
|Location of Course Delivery||Classroom: Level 17 45 Grenfell Street Adelaide SA 5000
Kitchen: T33, 67 O’Connell St, North Adelaide SA 5006
Various workplaces for work placement.
|Course Duration||52 Weeks including 08 weeks term breaks and holidays|
|Course Fee||Click here to view course fee|
|Intake Dates||Click here to to view intake dates|
|Course Brochure||Click here to download the course brochure|
Students obtaining a competent result for all 25 units of competency will achieve the Nationally Recognised qualification SIT30821 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery (CRICOS Course Code: 112506J). A Statement of Attainment will be issued to students who complete less than 25 units.
Potential employment options are as a commercial cook in a range of settings. Students who complete this course may also wish to continue higher studies, individuals could progress to the following courses with Grenfell Institute of Technology Australia:
Grenfell Institute of Technology Australia does not guarantee any placement into any pathway program (s) at another institute as it is entirely the responsibility of the student. Also, the college does not guarantee any migration or employment outcomes.
Grenfell Institute of Technology Australia also does not provide any assurance that students will always get a job upon returning to their home country. However, this qualification will offer a range of skills that aspiring commercial cooks must have to work in hospitality, food service and other related sectors.