1. TAFE – Workshop delivery / face to face
- The units of competency in each workshop are indicated in the delivery mode box on the Tafe Queensland Apprentice Professional Cookery Calendar.
- Each workshop is 3 days (7 hours / day + Independent study)
- Each workshop is Monday - Wednesday except workshop 10 and 11, these are Tuesday – Thursday.
- Public holidays may affect workshop dates.
- The workshops can be studied in any order as long as the pre-requisite unit has been completed SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety, however TAFE Queensland would recommend following the study schedule.
- Dates are subject to change and workshops may cancel due to low enrolments.
- When attending classes at any TAFE Queensland campus all food and learning materials will be provided to the student
2. Workplace delivery - off campus / face to face blended with online learning
- The units of competency are indicated on the Tafe Queensland Apprentice Workplace Delivery Calendar.
- Regular visits and assessment are scheduled across the term of the apprenticeship as discussed with your Workplace Teacher.
- Assessments will be conducted at your workplace as and when required by your Workplace Teacher
- The pre-requisite unit SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety must be completed first.
- For any practical assessments conducted at the students workplace, the workplace will be responsible for providing food items, however learning materials will be provided. Please discuss this with your Workplace Teacher.
Students must be employed as an apprentice and have a signed Registered Training Contract, stating TAFE Queensland Brisbane is the Supervising Registered Training Organisation (SRTO).
The Queensland Government's Apprenticeships Info website provides information about apprenticeships and traineeships (including school-based) in Queensland.
For further information about probationary periods for this trade qualification, visit Queensland Training Information Service.
1030 Cavendish Road
Mt. Gravatt QLD 4122
South Brisbane QLD 4101
Please note that all students must be appropriately dressed in professional chef's uniform and have the necessary equipment before entering any practical class.
It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.
Hours of study vary depending on your employment situation
Year 12 graduates: start trade training fee free, here’s how.
To be eligible to access fee-free training, you must:
- have completed Year 12 in Queensland and hold a Senior Statement issued by the Queensland Curriculum and Assessment Authority or equivalent certification
- enrol and start an apprenticeship, traineeship or training, with an approved training provider in a high priority qualification by the end of the calendar year following completion of Year 12
- permanently reside in Queensland.
For more information call TAFE Queensland Brisbane on 13 72 48 or visit Training Queensland.