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SIT40516
Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

CRICOS: 03667K

RTO CODE 45326

This qualification was designed with industry to support growth that is forecast in the hospitality industry. The Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery prepares you to put your technical skills to work as a Chef within a commercial kitchen at a restaurant, hotel, club, pub, café or coffee shop.

Course Overview

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who have a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes and coffee shops, or to run a small business in these sectors.

Possible job titles include:

  • Chef

  • Chef de Partie

Course Duration

The course duration is 4 Terms (12 months) – On Campus and Work Based Learning

Work placement

It is a requirement that whilst undertaking this course you have access to a workplace through either paid or unpaid work employment for a the duration of one term.

 

This will allow you to practise what you have learnt and increase your experience working with others in this field. It is compulsory and applies against the completion of a unit or Units of Competency that form part of your full qualification.

 

Students have the option of sourcing their own relevant employment or alternatively can apply for one of Le Culinaires workplace partner jobs.

 Core Units - 26 Units

Unit Code
Unit Name
BSBDIV501
Manage diversity in the workplace
BSBSUS401
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
SITHCCC001
Use food preparation equipment
SITHCCC005
Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery
SITHCCC006
Prepare appetisers and salads
SITHCCC007
Prepare stocks, sauces and soups
SITHCCC008
Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes
SITHCCC012
Prepare poultry dishes
SITHCCC013
Prepare seafood dishes
SITHCCC014
Prepare meat dishes
SITHCCC018
Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements
SITHCCC019
Produce cakes, pastries and breads
SITHCCC020
Work effectively as a cook – 48 service periods
SITHKOP002
Plan and cost basic menus
SITHKOP004
Develop menus for special dietary requirements
SITHKOP005
Coordinate cooking operations – 12 service periods
SITHPAT006
Produce desserts
SITXCOM005
Manage conflict
SITXFIN003
Manage finances within a budget
SITXFSA001
Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXFSA002
Participate in safe food handling practices
SITXHRM001
Coach others in job skills
SITXHRM003
Lead and manage people
SITXINV002
Maintain the quality of perishable items
SITXMGT001
Monitor work operations
SITXWHS003
Implement and monitor work health and safety practices

Electives - 7 Units

Unit Code
Unit Name
SITXINV001
Receive and store stock
SITXWHS002
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
SITHCCC017
Handle and serve cheese
BSBWOR203
Work effectively with others
BSBSUS201
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
SITHCCC015
Produce and serve food for buffets
SITHKOP001
Clean kitchen premises and equipment

International Students: All international students must be a minimum of 18 years of age and meet the standard entry level for international students of either:

  • Year 12 or equivalent in the Australia education system

  • English Proficiency 5.5 with no band score below 5.

  • 18 Years+.

Domestic Students: Year 12 or equivalent in the Australia education system.

Fees and Charges

Please view our international fees and charges here

Domestic Charges Here