Queensland Academy of Technology

SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

Queensland Academy of Technology

Course details

CRICOS course code: 094609M

Level of study: Career Based/Vocational

Summary

Start your exciting career in commercial cookery today! with Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery at Queensland Academy of Technology.

Do you have passion for creating incredible food and unforgettable dining experiences? If so, the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery is for you. You’ll gain hands on culinary experience and develop the necessary knowledge and practical skills required to become a chef or chef de partie.

Course Description

Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery provides students with the necessary skills, knowledge and experience in practical food production, hygiene, menu costing, workplace health and safety, teamwork and basic nutrition. Successful completion of this course will enable students to enter the workforce as a qualified chef or chef de partie, with opportunities to lead a small team to work in various kitchen settings.

Successful completion of SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery at QAT will enable students to enter the workforce as a qualified chef or chef de partie, with opportunities to lead a small team to work in various kitchen settings. By pursuing this career, you open up a plethora of fantastic employment prospects in the cookery industry. With Australia’s cookery industry currently thriving, you can enter this career path knowing you are in high demand in the workforce.

Assessments

Skills and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you study at the Queensland Academy of Technology, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning.

You can choose to package this course with the Diploma of Hospitality for a shorter duration of the combined programs.

You will receive:

  • This course will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a qualified chef or chef de partie.
  • This qualification is nationally recognised.
  • Our trainers are qualified, industry-experienced professionals who provide one-on-one support to ensure you have the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the field.
  • Students will be trained in real world settings and acquire job-ready skills through their training.
  • Students will gain valuable work experience in kitchen facilities due to our strong partnerships with local kitchens, restaurants and hotels.
  • QAT will help you arrange your work-based training to gain real world experience in local kitchens, restaurants and hotels.
  • Successful completion of this course will enable you to work as a chef or chef de partie, or complete further study with our internal pathways.

Qualification Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete 37 units of competency. Students are required to complete a mandatory industry placement of 36 shifts to satisfy this component of your qualification. The qualification cannot be awarded without this being completed successfully.

Further Study

Students can pursue further studies by enrolling into a Diploma of Hospitality Management through our pathway program.

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Course opportunities

Tuition Fees (AUD $): 14,000 for the entire course
Start date: 19 October 2021
11 January 2022
22 March 2022
Duration: 88 weeks
Study mode: Self study / online (with attendance)
Address

Queensland Academy of Technology

Ground Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia

Entry criteria

  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent (No band below 5.0).
  • Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent in the student’s home country).
  • Students who have not completed Year 12 (or equivalent) must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.

Address

Queensland Academy of Technology
Ground Floor, 333 Adelaide Street
Brisbane Queensland 4000
Australia