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SIT31121 Cert III in Asian cookery

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SIT31121 Cert III in Asian cookery

This qualification reflects the role of commercial cooks who use a wide range of well-developed cookery skills and a sound knowledge of kitchen operations to prepare Asian food and menu items. Using discretion and judgement, they work with some independence and under limited supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a cook in organisations where Asian food is prepared and served, including restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs and cafes.

Subjects in this qualification

SITHASC020 Prepare dishes using basic methods of Asian cookery*

SITHASC021 Prepare Asian appetisers and snacks*

SITHASC022 Prepare Asian stocks and soups*

SITHASC023 Prepare Asian sauces, dips and accompaniments*

SITHASC024 Prepare Asian salads*

SITHASC025 Prepare Asian rice and noodles*

SITHASC027 Prepare Asian cooked dishes*

SITHCCC023 Use food preparation equipment*

SITHCCC042 Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements*

SITHCCC043 Work effectively as a cook*

SITHKOP001 Clean kitchen premises and equipment*

SITHKOP010 Plan and cost recipes

SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safety

SITXFSA006 Participate in safe food handling practices

SITXHRM007 Coach others in job skills

SITXINV006 Receive, store and maintain stock*

SITXWHS005 Participate in safe work practices

*Prerequisite is SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safety.

Elective Subjects

Plus, a minimum of 7 elective subjects are required to gain the certificate.

These 7 elective subjects can be chosen from the following units of competency

SITHASC033 Prepare dim sum*

SITHASC034 Prepare Chinese roast meat and poultry dishes*

SITHASC026 Prepare curry pastes and powders*

SITHASC035 Prepare tandoori dishes*

SITHASC036 Prepare Indian breads*

SITHASC037 Prepare Indian sweetmeats*

SITHASC038 Prepare Indian pickles and chutneys*

SITHASC029 Prepare Japanese cooked dishes*

SITHASC030 Prepare sashimi*

SITHASC031 Prepare sushi*

SITHCCC038 Produce and serve food for buffets*

Important Information

Any other elective subject the candidate wishes to apply for which is not included on this list can be discussed with a Culinary Solutions Australia assessor prior to the commencement of the RPL process.

This qualification can only be achieved following a Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) process conducted by a Culinary Solutions Australia Assessor.

Fees and charges are dependent on the existing skills, knowledge, experience and location of each candidate.

Please contact Culinary Solutions Australia for more information to discuss your individual requirements.

Further information on Culinary Solutions Australia and the Recognition of Prior Learning process can be found in the Assessment Candidate Kit below.

Assessment Candidate Kit

To apply for this qualification please download and complete the Enrolment Form below and return to:

Culinary Solutions Australia

Unit 2/3 Austral Place


Victoria 3803

Or email to

SIT31121 Certificate III Asian cookery – Enrolment Form