New Zealand Certificate in Cookery

Universal College of Learning (UCOL)

Subject area

Cookery

Qualification

Check out Fees Free to see whether you are eligible for a year of fees-free study or two years industry training. Contact your provider to confirm your study options meet the criteria.

Entry requirements

None

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is:
To provide competent employees for the hospitality sector who are able to work as chefs in junior positions producing basic dishes in a commercial kitchen.
To provide for those individuals who are employed or will be employed as chefs in junior positions, a credential that will support their employment opportunities in a commercial kitchen across the hospitality sector.
To establish standards of professional practice for basic cookery that can provide customers with confidence in a range of hospitality environments.

What graduates earn

Graduates who studied Food and Hospitality at this level can earn:

$24,000

Median earnings one year after study

$29,000

Median earnings two years after study

$36,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

48%

Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

New Zealand Pacific Scholarships

Provided by:

Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade - NZ Aid Programme

Website:

https://www.mfat.govt.nz/en/aid-and-development/scholarships/types-of-scholarships

Value:

See 'Additional Information.'

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Clutha District Council: Tuapeka County Bursary Fund

Provided by:

Clutha District Council - Corporate Services Administrator

Website:

https://www.cluthadc.govt.nz/your-district/funding-schemes/Pages/default.aspx

Value:

Minimum bursary of $1000 is available annually.

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This information comes from Generosity New Zealand. For more scholarships, search their givME database (formerly called BreakOut) via your college, university or local library website.

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Phone: (06) 952 7000
Fax: (06) 952 7023
Email: enquiry@ucol.ac.nz
Web: http://www.ucol.ac.nz

Please contact the provider for details of where this qualification is offered.

The MyQ data is compiled by the Tertiary Education Commission based on responses to the MyQ survey provided by recent graduates of this qualification.

NZQA supplies all other information based on material from the provider.

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