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SIT40716 Certificate IV in Patisserie

National ID: SIT40716 | State ID: AZT6

Do you have what it takes to be an artist in the kitchen?

When you complete the Certificate IV in Patisserie you will have the skills to work as a patissier or pastry chef in a patisserie, restaurant, or hotel.

You will gain the knowledge and skills to work effectively in a commercial kitchen and be able to plan, prepare and bake mouth-watering cakes, tarts, petits fours, pastries, chocolates, sugar decorations, and stunning showpieces. You'll also learn about financial management, cleaning, first aid, food safety programs, hygiene, managing workplace conflict and workplace health and safety.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
C Grades in Year 11 WACE General English, and OLNA; or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 11 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate II or Certificate III
Job opportunities


  • Successful completion of this qualification provides you with the opportunity to work in a hotel or restaurant as a patissier or chef de partie , to manage a patisserie shop or to work in large catering companies.



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Further study opportunities:


  • SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management, State ID AZW2


Delivery location, important dates and study options

This course will be offered with a blended, flexible delivery model to enable social distancing measures to be undertaken during the COVID-19 pandemic. This approach may include a mix of online and classroom based delivery, as well as practical and work experience placements. Lecturers will provide specific instructions to their student groups on how training will be undertaken.

Course enquiry

Please note: Using this form will assist you in requesting further information about a course, and in the case of short courses and skill sets, begin your application to study with us. If you would like to apply for a full or part time course or require further application information, please see the instructions against your preferred delivery location and study mode in the section immediately above this form. This enquiry form will not be suitable as an application for a full time or part time course.

For short courses and skill sets, your enquiry using this form can be the start of your application, or you can ask for more information if you don't feel ready.
Page last updated June 18, 2020