SIT30816 – Certificate III in Commercial Cookery reflects the role of commercial 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.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a commercial cook in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.
Successfully completion of Australian Year 12 or Australian equivalent is mandatory.
Students must be 18 years old and above.
English requirement: Minimum of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
|Units in this qualification||Pre-requisite unit|
|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, egg, and farinaceous dishes
SITHCCC012 – Prepare poultry dishes
SITHCCC013 – Prepare seafood dishes
SITHCCC014 – Prepare meat dishes
SITHCCC018 – Prepare food to meet special delivery requirements
SITHCCC019 – Produce cakes, pastries, and breads
SITHCCC020 – Work effectively as a cook
SITHKOP001 – Clean kitchen premises and equipment
SITHPAT006 – Produce desserts
SITXINV002 – Maintain the quality of perishable items
|SITXFSA001 – Use hygienic practices for food safety|
|Core Unit Code||Core Unit Title|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
|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, egg 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|
|SITHKOP001||Clean kitchen premises and equipment|
|SITHKOP002||Plan and cost basic menus|
|SITXFSA001||Use hygienic practices for food safety|
|SITXFSA002||Participate in safe food handling practices|
|SITXHRM001||Coach others in job skills|
|SITXINV002||Maintain the quality of perishable items|
|SITXWHS001||Participate in safe work practices|
|Elective Unit Code||Elective Unit Title|
|SITXCCS008||Develop and manage quality customer service practices|
|SITXHRM003||Lead and manage people|
|SITXHRM004||Recruit, select and induct staff|
|SITXHRM006||Monitor staff performance|
|Description of condition requirements||Note: The above selected elective units are subject to change and may be substituted for any of the approved elective units from the training package, that meet with the packaging rules for this qualification as mentioned above.|
* This unit of competency involves students completing a minimum of 48 complete food service periods.
Students MUST have the following IT equipment prior to enrolling with Reach and will require a suitable study space for self-study, assessment activities or to participate in online classes.
1. Hardware requirements:
2. Software Requirements:
3. Internet Requirements:
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Reach encourages students to acquire the following skills and knowledge related to operating and maintaining an efficient online study environment:
$200 (Handling Fee)
(No other charges or changes to Tuition Fees once paid)
VOCATIONAL PLACEMENT FEES
$500 – for each qualification in Community Services. Before commencing placement, students will be required to obtain mandatory documents at their own expense. Students will be notified of their placement via email, including when to obtain these documents, prior to commencing vocational placement.
Refund policy rules apply to Placement Fees. Please check our Refund Policy for more detailed information: https://reachcollege.edu.au/student-support/forms/
International students must have adequate health insurance while in Australia. It is a condition of your visa that you have Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) for the full duration of your student visa. Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC) is insurance to assist international students meet the costs of medical and hospital care while in Australia.