Classroom sessions: Students are required to present in neat, casual attire.
Practical Kitchen sessions: There are uniform requirements for practical classes. Students must wear their chef uniform when attending the practical kitchen sessions. Clean, neat presentation is required.
A uniform set is provided to each student. Additional uniforms can be purchased by the student at their own cost.
1 x white double-breasted Chefs jacket (Not black – Complete with white buttons)
1 x Chefs trousers (Checked – modern or traditional)
1 x white apron
1 x white neckerchief
1x white Chefs hat (skull cap)
Students will provide their own shoes:
1 x shoes heavy duty, non-clip (no sneakers, no runners)
Chefs Tools Starter Kit:
A starter toolkit is provided to each student. Additional or replacement tools can be purchased by the student at their own cost.
1 x 25cm/30cm Chef’s knife
1x paring knife
1 x vegetable peeler
1 x thermometer
1 x palette knife
1 x boning knife
1 x fish filleting knife
1 x utility fork
1 x sharpening stone
1 x thermal piping bag
1 x set nozzles
There is a one-off fee for the Uniform Starter Kit and Chefs Starter Toolkit.
At orientation, student will be provided with their uniform and starter kit and get more detail on where to purchase uniforms and tools of the trade to build their kits or replace equipment.
New Era Institute has computer rooms that are set up for student to access the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery resources during face to face sessions and other study times.
Students are required to login and access the online learning platform for their learning and assessment resources.
Access to a computer which has an internet connection is required to undertake study. Students may bring portable electronic devices to classroom sessions such as small laptops or tablets. Students are advised that no provision will be made to charge these devices in the classroom and charging or power extension leads are not to be used in the classroom.
Students will require basic stationery and a notebook according to their own study preferences.
There is a fee for the student resources and the online learning platform.