This qualification provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to become competent as a qualified commercial cook who uses a wide range of cookery skills. Upon completion of the course they will have a sound knowledge of kitchen operations. They will be able to work with some independence and under limited supervision and may provide operational advice and support to team members.
SIT30816 - Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
CRICOS Code: 097156M
While there are no entry requirements defined in the training package, the RTO requires the following criteria to be met:
- Applicants must be minimum 18 years of age at the time of commencement
- Successful completion of Australian Equivalent Year 12 qualification
- IELTS score of 5.5 or PTE score of 42 or Certificate III in EAL or its equivalent. In addition,
- Candidates should be able to handle and cook dairy products and non-vegetarian food items including beef and pork
- Applicants should have basic computer and MS Office skills (Word, Excel and Power Point).
Most the training is based on face-to-face classroom delivery including interactive classroom teaching, activities and tutorials together with a practical placement (Work Based Training or WBT).
Face-to-face delivery of 20 hours per week and which may include weekday, evening and weekend timetables.
Theory Classes will be conducted at our city campus, level 12, 140 Queen Street, Melbourne VIC 3000
Kitchen Classes will be conducted at our North Melbourne campus, Kitchen 4 & 5, 47 – 51 Boundary Rd, North Melbourne VIC 3051
Work Based Training (WBT)
Each student is required to work in a commercial hospitality operation for a minimum of 48 sessions (192 hours of work placement) for the unit SITHCCC020Work effectively as a cook. Some students may already be employed whilst others are not.
For employed students – their work may be used as evidence providing the workplace meets AIE requirements and the host employer is able and willing to act as host employer and provided feedback as required. Practical Workplace Assessment can be arranged and conducted and can be used as evidence of amount of learning and to fast track the course for the successful student If this cannot be agreed, then they must be treated as if they were not employed.
For students not employed – AIE will work with a selection of host employers to provide that placement. Sufficient Host Employers have been identified to support the anticipated student population. The identification of further host employers is ongoing and cover will be established prior to any increase in student numbers.
See WBT Policy and Procedure for implementation.
Target group for this program will be international students who are 18 years and above, (including maturely aged clients) who wish to enter the hospitality industry as a cook.
To attain the SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, 25 units must be completed, consisting of 21 core units and 4 elective units
|1||BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|2||BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
|3||SITHCCC001||Use food preparation equipment|
|4||SITHCCC005||Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery|
|5||SITHCCC006||Prepare appetisers and salads|
|6||SITHCCC007||Prepare stocks, sauces and soups|
|7||SITHCCC008||Prepare vegetable, fruit, egg and farinaceous dishes|
|8||SITHCCC012||Prepare poultry dishes|
|9||SITHCCC013||Prepare seafood dishes|
|10||SITHCCC014||Prepare meat dishes|
|11||SITHCCC018||Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements|
|12||SITHCCC019||Produce cakes, pastries and breads|
|13||SITHCCC020||Work effectively as a cook|
|14||SITHKOP001||Clean kitchen premises and equipment|
|15||SITHKOP002||Plan and cost basic menus|
|17||SITXFSA001||Use hygienic practices for food safety|
|18||SITXFSA002||Participate in safe food handling practices|
|19||SITXHRM001||Coach others in job skills|
|20||SITXINV002||Maintain the quality of perishable items|
|21||SITXWHS001||Participate in safe work practices|
|22||BSBCMM201||Communicate in the workplace|
|23||SITXCOM002||Show social and cultural sensitivity|
|24||SITXINV001||Receive and store stock|
|25||SITXWHS002||Identify hazards, assess and control safet risks|
Name Of RTO
Australian Institute of Entrepreneurship