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Food and Beverage Services (Level 3) (Micro-credential)

Industry Training Solutions Limited

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Entry requirements

Open academic entry however, learners must comply
with the below funding conditions:
* Age 16 years or above at the time of commencing study.
* NZ Citizen, permanent resident.
English Proficiency
For domestic learners who do not have English as their first language, the level of English language skills required is equivalent to an International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 5.0 in General Training Reading and General Training Writing. This is to ensure all requirements detailed above in relation to unit standards can be
communicated to, and comprehended by, students. Although this is not a requirement of enrolment, it is highly advised for learner success.

About the course

What can I expect out of this qualification?

The aim of this 17 credit micro-credential is to provide learners with an opportunity for students to get real hands-on experience working within a hospitality environment preparing food and beverage items for service. Learners will gain skills and knowledge in culinary products and food safety, alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages and how these are served in a hospitality environment.

This micro-credential targets learners currently in high school (Gateway programme), unemployed, youth/rangatahi (16-19 years), those graduating from Hospitality and Customer Service micro-credential, those wishing to change career or re-enter the workforce, or those with disabilities who want to prepare themselves for entering the workforce.

Scholarship information

Examples of related scholarships

Rural Women New Zealand Text Book Grant for Tertiary Students

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



$500 each

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Rural Women New Zealand Tertiary Bursaries

Provided by:

Rural Women New Zealand



$1,000 each.

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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: (021) 529669
Fax: (06) 356 2737

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


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