New Zealand Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) (Level 5)

New Zealand Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) (Level 5)

This qualification gives those employed in senior chef positions, a credential that will enhance their employment opportunities in a professional kitchen across the hospitality sector.

You will plan, prepare and present a range of larder, meat, poultry and fish dishes and menus designed for professional restaurant contexts. You will also learn how to plan and monitor the other essential ingredients of a successful professional kitchen including workflow, supplies, operational procedures, compliance, staff, and menu design.

Entry Requirements

  • New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 4); or
  • Equivalent knowledge, skills, work experience or study.

Career Options

Supervisory role, leadership, Manager, Executive Chef within the hospitality/ tourism industry.

Changes for 2023 learners

On 1 November 2022, WITT and the programme you have enrolled in became part of Te Pūkenga – New Zealand Institute of Skills and Technology .
When you apply to study with WITT in 2023, you will be enrolled with Te Pūkenga, the new national network of vocational and applied education in Aotearoa New Zealand. You will learn in the same way, in the same place, and with the same people. The great news is that this enables us to share skills and knowledge across a network of passionate education providers, to better help you succeed.
Please note that all programmes offered by WITT and other subsidiaries of Te Pūkenga are under review. This is to make sure they are portable, consistent, and aligned with the needs of the industry to provide you with excellent and quality educational opportunities.

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New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service with strands in Barista and Restaurant Service (Level 3)

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 4)

New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3)

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