SIT20416 Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

Course code SIT20416
Start date View Intake Dates
Delivery mode
  • Face to Face and Practical Simulation – Campus onsite delivery in class room with an educator face to face including simulation activities.
  • Virtual Classroom via Zoom and Practical Simulation – (Blended Learning) – Delivery through interactive virtual classrooms with an educator in real time delivery for theory component. Simulated observations must be attended face to face in the classroom under the supervision of trainer.
Duration
  • Domestic: 66 weeks without any breaks (may vary depending on the cohort and industry requirements)
  • International: 78 weeks including 12 weeks break (All the course for International students are run over 2.5 days for a minimum of 20 hours per week)
Nationally Recognised Training

RTO requirements

Training and assessments are conducted in English. Applicants must possess sound written and oral English skills. You will be required to complete a Pre-training and Language Literacy and Numeracy Assessment.

Training Package

There are no pre-requisite or any other training package entry requirements to enrol in this course.

  • Domestic: 66 weeks without any breaks (may vary depending on the cohort and industry requirements)
  • International: 78 weeks including 12 weeks break (All the course for International students are run over 2.5 days for a minimum of 20 hours per week)

** Please note: duration in weeks may vary dependent upon the amount of contact days per week.

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Pathways from the qualification

Further training pathways from this qualification include

  • SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
  • SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
  • SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management
  • SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

Employment or occupational pathway

The Certificate II in Kitchen Operations prepares student for the preparation of basic dishes, cleaning and maintaining kitchen premises etc.
Job roles related to this qualification include:

  • Executive housekeeper
  • Front office & Gaming Manager
  • Unit manager catering operations.
  • Chef pâtissier
  • Banquet or function manager
  • Bar, Club, Motel manager

Each unit will be assessed by a minimum of three (3) types of assessment:

  • Question and answer/written assessment tasks
  • Role play/practical demonstration and observation of skills
  • Practical demonstration and observation of skills in a simulated environment

(Note: Written, Practical and observation assessments must be carried out).

You can apply for recognition of prior learning, academic credit and work experience towards this qualification. During the course of your life you will develop a wide range of skills and knowledge. Through work, volunteer roles, family commitments and various tasks undertaken in everyday life, you are building up a bank of knowledge. The evidence of these skills and knowledge accumulated can be used to help you gain a qualification.

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Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Credit Transfer

Core Units
BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others
SITHCCC001 Use food preparation equipment
SITHCCC005 Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery
SITHCCC011 Use cookery skills effectively
SITHKOP001 Clean kitchen premises and equipment
SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXINV002 Maintain the quality of perishable items
SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices
Elective Units
SITHCCC002 Prepare and present simple dishes
SITHCCC003 Prepare and present sandwiches
SITHCCC004 Package prepared foodstuffs
SITHCCC006 Prepare appetisers and salads
SITHCCC007 Prepare stocks, sauces and soups

** Please note: electives may vary by state and are subject to change to meet client and industry requirements.

Please note: dates are subject to change due to holidays and availability.

If the dates provided do not suit, please contact us at 13 13 89 or +61 3 9450 0500 via phone, or through our contact page, as we will accommodate dates to suit student’s needs.

Intake Dates For 2021 (Melbourne & New South Wales)
  JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL AUG SEP OCT NOV DEC
Offshore & Onshore International Students 11th 19th 12th 4th
Domestic Students Please call us on 131389 or +61 03 94500500 for the intake Dates