New Zealand Certificate in Cookery

Te Pukenga - New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology

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 the hospitality sector with junior chefs who have the knowledge and skills to produce basic dishes in a commercial kitchen.
- To provide a credential for those employed or interested in a career as chefs in junior positions, 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.
Graduates will be able to operate in a commercial kitchen as chefs in a junior position producing basic dishes.

What graduates earn

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

$41,000

Median earnings one year after study

$45,000

Median earnings two years after study

$52,000

Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study

57%

Employment rate two years after study

Data as at November 2022

Contact details

Main Campus Office

Free phone: (800) 862284
Phone: (800) 862284
Email: quality@tepukenga.ac.nz

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

Sources

NZQA supplies course information based on material from the provider.

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