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SIT31016 Certificate III in Patisserie

National ID: SIT31016 | State ID: AZW8

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work fast and effectively in a commercial kitchen team and be able to plan, prepare and bake mouth-watering cakes, tarts, petits fours, pastries, yeast goods and chocolates. You will also learn about cleaning and sanitisation, food safety programs, personal and environmental hygiene, and workplace health and safety.

You will gain skills in:

·Using food preparation equipment

·Understanding mixing methods and baking/cooking requirements to produce cakes, sponges, pastries and yeast goods, filling and finishes

·Safe food handling and work practices

·Creating desserts, pastries and speciality cakes

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work in a hotel or restaurant as a patissier or to work in catering services. 

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Patisserie

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent)

Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Joondalup (Kendrew Crescent) One year Yes Academic achievement and work history
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website


  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bentley Two semesters No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website


  • 12 months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Bunbury 12 months No No selection criteria

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

VET Student Loans

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Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

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