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Jasmine Altman, Assistant Restaurant Manager, The Bavarian Macarthur
Everything you need to help you understand your workplace rights and obligations.
How to showcase the best parts of your personality and professional skill sets.
Considering opening your own venue outside of the hustle and bustle of the major cities?
The foundation knowledge to start your career in hospitality - anywhere in the world. Contains our seven fundamental courses packaged in to one certificate. Covering the key areas of Hospitality; service, spirits, wine, beer and cocktails.
This course will help you gain the skills and confidence you need to discuss workplace issues when they arise.
Many workplace issues can be resolved quickly and informally if you discuss them with your employees.
Welcome to the kitchen of your dreams, where your future career is waiting to unfold. With the Certificate III in Commercial Cookery, you’ll gain hands-on experience in the kitchen and acquire the fundamental food skills that can take you around the world. Jump into the dynamic world of hospitality and experience all it has to offer with your newfound practical and theoretical knowledge. This qualification provides a pathway to become a Commercial Cook in a wide range of hospitality establishments. After completion of the course, you can continue your path to work as a Chef by undertaking the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery.
Enhance your technical and management skills. This qualification reflects the role of pastry chefs who have a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems. This qualification provides a pathway to work in various organisations where patisserie products are prepared and served, including patisseries, restaurants, hotels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. Students develop practical skills and obtain essential knowledge required to become qualified Pastry Cooks. After completion of the Cert III and Cert IV in Patisserie graduates can expect to take on the role of Pastry Cook at a hospitality venue (pending the prerequisite work experience). The Cert III & IV provide a direct pathway to the Diploma of Hospitality Management.
Embrace the world-wide popularity of pastry, cakes, desert and chocolate making. Imagine mornings in the kitchen baking warm, flaky croissants, afternoons creating the perfect sweet and salty pastries, and evenings carefully decorating a wedding cake for the next day event. If the delectable aromas and breathtaking sights of specialty baking rule your life, then Front Cooking School’s Certificate III in Patisserie is the course for you. This qualification provides a pathway to work in various organisations where patisserie products are prepared and served, including patisseries, restaurants, hotels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafés and coffee shops. As part of the course, students are required to complete 24 occasions of Workbased Training. The College will assist you in kick-starting your career by finding a quality venue for you to complete your WBT.
If you’ve always dreamed of running a restaurant and experiencing the joy of serving your signature dishes to satisfied customers, you’d know it’s about more than just the food. Expand upon to your culinary talents with the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery, with kitchen-based practical learning as well as classroom theory-based subjects where you’ll learn to manage finances, a kitchen and a team – the skills essential for success in hospitality. This qualification provides a pathway to work as a Chef in organisations such as cafes, clubs, coffee shops, hotels, pubs and restaurants or to run your own small business in these sectors.
This course is essential for anyone who wishes to make a start in the espresso coffee industry, providing you with basic skills and knowledge. You will learn how the espresso coffee menu is constructed, how to extract espresso, how to texture milk and you will practice making espresso drinks.
This course covers topics to help deal with the risk management and compliance issues faced as a manager. Subject matter experts from Victoria Police, VCGLR, Security and First Aid professionals will answer frequently asked questions.
This course delivers the skills and knowledge required to deliver responsible gambling services, and provides information to staff to assist customers regarding their gambling activity. RSG is a mandatory course for all staff who carry out gaming tasks.
RMLV training assists managers in the responsible operation of licensed premises. This course is mandatory for applicants for new liquor licences, liquor licence transfers and for liquor Approved Manager licence holders.
This course promotes responsible service of alcohol in licensed premises and is mandatory in Queensland for all staff involved in the sale and /or supply of liquor. RSA courses are predominantly delivered online. Face-to-face RSA courses are available for group bookings (i.e. a venue or school) by calling us on 3221 6999 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.