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|Study Mode||Full-time, Apprenticeship|
|Commencement||Apply any time|
|Timetable||Workplace training plus minimum four face to face visits per year with the trainer.|
Whilst we pride ourselves on our hands-on training, we have had to adjust most of our courses for study from home and remote learning during the COVID-19 restrictions. This means courses will be delivered using a range of methods including online learning, virtual classrooms, workbooks and direct contact with your teacher.
Given the government restrictions that are now in place to reduce the spread of coronavirus in Australia, we expect this new model of study will continue until the government makes changes to these restrictions.
Are you a passionate baker looking for a sweet career?
The Certificate III in Cake and Pastry will teach you to bake sponges, cakes, biscuits and pastries, including the preparation of fillings, for work in the retail baking sector.
As an apprentice, you will be given the opportunity to put this knowledge into practice in the workplace, gaining hands-on skills and experience as a retail baker in cake and pastry.
This course will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to produce and decorate a variety of delectable cakes and pastries that will stretch your creative talents.
Upon successful completion, you will be equipped to gain employment as a:
This course can offer a pathway to further study specialising in the baking industry.
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|FBPRBK2002||Use food preparation equipment to prepare fillings||40||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3001||Produce laminated pastry products||100||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3002||Produce non laminated pastry products||80||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3008||Produce sponge cake products||80||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3009||Produce biscuit and cookie products||80||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3010||Produce cake and pudding products||120||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3013||Schedule and produce cake and pastry production||100||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3018||Produce basic artisan products||100||$0.00|
|FDFFS2001A||Implement The Food Safety Program And Procedures||30||$0.00|
|FDFOHS2001A||Participate In OHS Processes||40||$0.00|
|FDFOP2061A||Use Numerical Applications In The Workplace||30||$0.00|
|Unit Code||Unit Name||Unit Hours||Unit Consumables|
|FBPOPR3002||Prepare food products using basic cooking methods||50||$0.00|
|FBPOPR3003||Identify cultural, religious and dietary considerations for food production||40||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3004||Produce meringue products||60||$0.00|
|FBPRBK3016||Control and order bakery stock||40||$0.00|
|FBPRBK4003||Produce gateaux, tortes and entremets||120||$0.00|
|SIRRMER002||Merchandise food products||25||$0.00|
|SIRXPDK001||Advise on products and services||30||$0.00|
|SIRXSLS001||Sell to the retail customer||20||$0.00|
|SITXHRM001||Coach others in job skills||20||$0.00|
This course involves accredited units. You will be required to complete assessment tasks to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, skills and attributes to meet the course outcomes. A combination of written, oral and practical assessment strategies will be used in either a classroom, online or workplace environment.
Where units require demonstration of skills in a workplace environment, you will have the opportunity to do this either in your own workplace (where appropriate), through a practical placement, or by using one of the Institute's simulated workshops/classrooms. Detailed information about the types, conduct and dates of assessments will be provided in advance. You will also be provided with information about the opportunity for reassessment and appeal.
This course is supported through Skills SA by the Government of South Australia.
Skills SA is a South Australian government initiative that brings together funding for training, employment and skills activities.
Everyone has different circumstances that can affect what you pay and how much you pay. Your fees each year are made up of 2 different elements:
There are 3 different rates of tuition fees. Only one will apply to you depending on your eligibility and circumstances. The 3 categories include:
The fees listed below are indicative only and may be subject to change without notice and given individual circumstances. Your actual fees will be calculated based on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Funding made available to eligible individuals by State and Commonwealth Governments. If funding is utilised, this may affect future opportunities to access additional funding in the future.
|Student type||Indicative Course Fee|
|South Australian Government subsidised rate (if eligible)||$1,420.00|
|Full fee rate (if not eligible)||$15,070.00|
Some courses require specific resources or materials necessary for your study eg: tools of the trade, excursions, etc. Final costs will be determined upon enrolment.
|Fee type||Indicative Course Fee|
|Maximum Consumable/Materials Fee||$270.00|
Once we have processed your enrolment form, you will receive an email with your invoice.
Payments will need to be arranged within five(5) business days of receiving the email containing your invoice.
We also offer a range of scholarships each year which you may be eligible to apply for to assist with course fees.
To apply for this apprenticeship, simply register your interest and a member of our team will get in touch with the next steps in applying for this course.
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