Certificate IV In Kitchen Management

CRICOS Course Code: 109576K

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Course Detail

Study cooking techniques from expert chefs and combine with hospitality skill to coordinate hospitality operations.

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks 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. You will study cooking techniques from expert chefs.

Package Course

How it works?

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks 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. You will study cooking techniques from expert chefs.

Course Information


  • 86 weeks (70 weeks teaching and 16 weeks breaks)

Course Structure

A total of 33 units of competency must be completed and deemed competent to gain the qualification SIT40521 – Certificate IV in Kitchen Management. The course includes 72 Weeks of work component with a total of 5 hours per week.

Core Units

SITXFSA005-Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXFSA006-Participate in safe food handling practices
SITHKOP010-Plan and cost recipes
SITHCCC023-Use food preparation equipment
SITHCCC027-Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery
SITHCCC028-Prepare appetisers and salads
SITHCCC029-Prepare stocks, sauces and soups
SITHCCC030-Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes
SITHCCC031-Prepare vegetarian and vegan dishes
SITHCCC035-Prepare poultry dishes
SITHCCC036-Prepare meat dishes
SITHCCC037-Prepare seafood dishes
SITHCCC042-Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements
SITHCCC041-Produce cakes, pastries and breads
SITHPAT016-Produce desserts
SITHCCC043-Work effectively as a cook
SITXINV006-Receive, store and maintain stock
SITHKOP013-Plan cooking operations
SITHKOP015-Design and cost menus
SITXFSA008-Develop and implement a food safety program
SITHKOP012-Develop recipes for special dietary requirements
SITXWHS007-Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
SITXHRM008-Roster staff
SITXHRM009-Lead and manage people
SITXMGT004-Monitor work operations
SITXCOM010-Manage conflict
SITXFIN009-Manage finances within a budget

Elective Units

SITHKOP009-Clean kitchen premises and equipment
SITHCCC026-Package prepared foodstuffs
SITHCCC038-Produce and serve food for buffets
SITHCCC040-Prepare and serve cheese
SITXWHS005-Participate in safe work practices
SITXHRM007-Coach others in job skills

Intake Date

  • 8th July 2024
  • 13 Aug 2024
  • 7th Oct 2024
  • 11th Nov 2024

Delivery Mode

20 hours per week face to face contact at campus. 


    • • Be 18 years and above.
    • • Have satisfactorily completed Year 12 or equivalent; or Non-school-leavers selected according to eligibility and merit, vocational experience, previous study and personal competencies.

Please refer to the domestic – Learner Handbook for more information.


  • Learners entering Level I (preliminary) must have a minimum of IELTS 5.5
  • Learners entering Level II must have a minimum of IELTS 6


    • • Be 18 years and above.


Students must provide one of the follow requirements to enter any course:
• English Certificate of Upper Intermediate or higher from an English Language School in Australia
• International English Language Testing System (IELTS), academic module – score of 5.5 with no individual score less than 5.0. NOTE: All applicants from AL3 countries must sit an IELTS test.
• PTE Score of 42
• Other English proficiency documentation or test reports will be reviewed as per the Australian Department of Home Affairs refer to link below for details http://www.homeaffairs.gov.au/Trav/Stud/More/Student-Visa-English-Language-Requirements
• Undertake an English Language Course with the college.


• International students require a completed Year 12 or equivalent.

Is available for this course, please contact the college for further details.

Stellar College will gather evidence from a variety of sources using a range of methods including but not limited to:

• Written Questions
• Case Studies
• Project Portfolio

Work placement requirement: SITHKOP005 requires 12 service shifts and SITHCCC020 requires 48 service shifts to be undertaken in an operational commercial kitchen.

Full fee AUD $23,250 This includes:

• Tuition fee: Course Tuition fee AUD$22,00

Non-tuition fees:

• Enrolment fee AUD$250 non refundable.
• Course Material fee AUD$1,000

Please note: Fees have the potential to change, please check with Stellar College team for the latest information.


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