Commercial Cookery

Certificate III

National Code: SIT30816

Course information

About the course

Course Number: SIT30816-01V01

Do you love cooking? Do you want to turn your passion into a career? Our Certificate III in Commercial Cookery could be your opportunity to do exactly that. This course will equip you with the skills to work as a cook in commercial environments. You will learn to produce a range of dishes, prepare appetisers and salads,  create sauces stocks and soups, make desserts and a range of other fundamental cooking techniques. With this skill set, you could find yourself working as a cook in a range of contexts including in cafés, hotels, pubs, clubs or even on cruise ships.

Studying this course through North Coast TAFE means you will not only have the opportunity to cook with fresh produce grown on campus, but you will also gain valuable, practical experience in our fully-functional on-campus restaurants. Our on-campus restaurants are the ideal learning environments; you will gain insights into what working in a commercial kitchen is actually like by participating in live service periods (real customers and time pressures). 

If you can handle working in demanding conditions and are looking to enter an industry where employment opportunities are high, then contact us now to secure your spot in our Certificate III in Commercial Cookery.

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Offered on 5 campuses

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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.

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