New Zealand Certificate in Catering Services


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Entry requirements

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About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The purpose of this qualification is:
* To provide competent employees for the catering services sector who are able to work as basic caterers in hospitals, aged care facilities, student hostels, sporting and entertainment venues, cook chill production kitchens and mobile catering businesses of various sizes.
* To provide for those individuals who are employed as service personnel in the catering services sector, a credential that will support their employment opportunities across a range of establishments in the hospitality sector.
* To establish standards of professional practice for basic catering that can provide customers with confidence in a range of catering situations.

What graduates earn

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


Median earnings one year after study


Median earnings two years after study


Median earnings five years after study

Status one year after study

Employment rate two years after study


Employment rate two years after study

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award

Provided by:

Kate Sheppard Memorial Award Trust




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Zonta Hibiscus Coast Second Chance Education Scholarship

Provided by:

Zonta Club of Hibiscus Coast



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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

Free phone: 0800 863 693
Phone: 0800 863 693
Fax: (04) 817 5399


Please note this qualification may not be available at all these locations. Please contact the provider for more information.


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2-6 Gilmer Terrace

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NZQA supplies this information based on material from the course provider.

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