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Diploma in International Cookery and Patisserie from North Shore International Academy

Contact info

Phone: (09) 442 3456

Entry requirements

Applicants (local / international) are required to be 17 years or over.
Applicants who do not have English as their first language require an English level of IELTS 4.5 or equivalent.

Common Questions

Subject area:
Diploma Level 5
Credits gained on completion of this course:

What can I learn during this qualification?

Hospitality and cookery English, knife skills, cookery theory and practical, advanced cuisine and culinary arts studies, Occupational Safety and Health, patisserie, hospitality operations, and hospitality management.

What can I expect out of this qualification?

Graduates will acquire industry specific vocabulary and terminology of mainstream western hospitality and develop their confidence in using English for communication. They will be able to demonstrate the skills and knowledge required for complex cooking across the major food groups, as well as Patisserie, in a commercial kitchen. Graduates will have a solid base from which to further develop their investigative and presentation skills of cuisine, including menu and kitchen design.
Graduates may enter directly into the workforce or consider further study at a degree level in hospitality or culinary arts.

Examples of related scholarships

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation Scholarships

Barbara Wood Memorial Foundation - The Secretary
Up to $1,000.00 depending on the need and cost of the course being undertaken.


This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search Generosity's database at your college, university or local library.

North Shore International Academy training provider details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (09) 442 3456    Fax: (09) 441 6089    Email: adminnsia@nsia.ac.nz    Web: http://www.nsia.ac.nz

Other locations


171 Hobson Street


100 Symonds Street


Levels 3, 4 and 12
3 Wakefield Street
Auckland Central

View other courses available through North Shore International Academy

Source: New Zealand Qualifications Authority (www.nzqa.govt.nz)