- VET FEE-HELP ApprovedAll Diploma level courses offered by the Australian College of Applied Education are VET FEE-HELP approved. Eligible applicants need to pay NO upfront fees with this government approved tuition fee loan scheme. Enquire today with one of our friendly student recruitment staff or simply click on the Live Chat button displayed on this page.
- SPECIAL GOVERNMENT FUNDINGSPECIAL GOVERNMENT FUNDING FOR CERTIFICATE IV COURSES IN COMMERCIAL COOKERY AND PATISSERIE IN 2015: ACAE has been awarded state government funding (called Priority Industry Training – PIT) resulting in a reduction in the course fees for both courses. Full fees for these 18 month long courses are $18,000 for each course, however, with the government funding fees are substantially reduced and eligible applicants pay under $4,000 per course. Limited places available so apply now. Note: Conditions apply.
- Street Food BuffetAfter the success of the Buffet Breakfast, ACAE students took on the challenge of a 'dinner time' buffet, open to the public and competing with restaurants to get customers on a Friday night.
There has never been a better time to study Culinary Arts, the restaurant industry experienced 3.17% growth in 2013 and is expected to continue growing. The School of Culinary Arts is a school solely devoted to the teaching of Culinary Arts and to developing aspiring young chefs. We have over 20 years of experience of providing training of the highest of quality.
We pride ourselves on the skills and knowledge of our graduates. You will use the best fresh ingredients from local markets and specialty produce wholesales when in our commercial kitchens. Class sizes are kept small (maximum 18 for practical) to ensure you have adequate working space and attention from your chef lecturers. You will be taught by internationally experienced chef lecturers who will help you practice technique in our fully equipped, modern commercial kitchens.
You will take part in an Industry Work Placement where you will put the skills and techniques learned at college into practice in a work environment. Placements are organised by our Work Place Coordinator and run from week 6 till the end of your course.
Studying a Certificate III course in the Food, Hospitality and Personal Service sector offers fantastic employment opportunities. In 2013, 88.8% of graduates were in employment or further studies within 6 months of course completion.
Our Culinary Arts programs include the Australian Commercial Cookery and Patisserie courses, both focused on teaching the skills and knowledge of preparing and presenting food to the highest possible standards that lead you to a future career as a Professional Chef.