Certificate II in Kitchen Operations
The Certificate II in Kitchen Operations focuses on the basics of cooking which takes students from knife sharpening and precision cutting to a la carte, functions and set menu cooking.
Participants study 3 days per week at Hospitality Training Australia training centres. Students spend 1 day in class studying hospitality core units. They then spend another day in the classroom learning everything about the dishes that they will cook in the cooking school. The 3rd day is the practical session held our Cooking School where they prepare, cook, serve (eat) the dishes that they cook.
Students wear a chefs uniform and are supplied with a knife kit.
The 7 week course includes preparing appetisers, salads, sandwiches; preparing vegetables, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes; coffee making.
Participants also receive training in everything OH&S, food safety, food safety, food presentation, knife sharpening and cutting techniques.
The course timetable is offered 3 days per week for 7 weeks at Hospitality Training Australia training centres. Students will study this course at our centres at 250 Collins Street, Melbourne (between Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street) and Cooking School, 112 Peel Street, North Melbourne (next to Queen Victoria Market).
- Telephone Admissions on 03 9639 5551;
- Email [email protected]
- Visit us at Level 6, 250 Collins Street, Melbourne;
- Book online.
The $125.00 enrolment fee entitles eligible individual students to receive:
- Student workbooks for all study modules;
- Full participation in all training and assessment activities;
- Certificate II in Hospitality, Statement of results and compliance certification;
- Resume development assistance;
- Work placement assistance and post training support sessions with students;
- Cook uniform and safety foot wear;
- Diary, pen and bag.
The Certificate II in Kitchen Operations is a Victorian Government funded course.
BSBWOR203B Work effectively with others
SITXFSA101 Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXWHS101 Participate in safe work practices
SITHCCC101 Use food preparation equipment
SITHCCC102 Prepare simple dishes
SITHCCC201 Produce dishes using basic methods of cookery
SITHKOP101 Clean kitchen premises and equipment
SITXINV202 Maintain the quality of perishable items
SITHIND201 Source and use information on the hospitality industry
SITHCCC103 Prepare Sandwiches
SITHCCC202 Produce appetisers and salads
SITHCCC204 Produce vegetable, fruit, egg and farinaceous dishes
SITHFAB204 Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHCCC207 Use cookery skills effectively (Passport)
Hospitality Training Australia assists students to strengthen their resume and employability. Trainers work with students on personal grooming, interview skills, provide them a resume and they receive short course certification OHS, Food Safety and First Aid to add to their resume.
Students are then directed towards applying for well paid, meaningful jobs within the hospitality industry.