Diploma in Cookery (Advanced)
- Cookery Strand (Level 5)

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New Zealand Diploma in Cookery (Advanced) - (Level 5) (Cookery Strand)
35 weeksInternships availableOpen to International Students

Take your passion for cooking to the next level, where you will build on the knowledge and techniques developed in the Certificate in Cookery (Level 4) and gain the expertise required for progression as a chef in the hospitality industry. 

In this course you will develop advanced cookery skills as well as administrative and kitchen management skills from running a commercial kitchen to creating original menus. You’ll get to visit a New Zealand food supplier to see where some of the food or ingredients you work with comes from and you’ll have an opportunity to secure an internship where you’ll gain invaluable work experience.

All Cookery graduates from NZMA will have the opportunity to pathway with the International Management Institute (IMI) in Luzern, Switzerland, to complete an internationally recognized qualification from an institute that is ranked 12th in the world for hospitality training. Students will also have the opportunity to receive work experience through their excellent network of contacts in the industry, including the Ritz-Carlton, Marriot, Fairmont, Intercontinental, Four Seasons, and Disney – just to name a few.

This course is delivered by The Culinary Collective, New Zealand’s culinary school who are part of NZMA.

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  • You will learn:

  • Kitchen management skills

  • Advanced cooking methods and production methods

  • Kitchen design

  • About food trends, food and culture and regional food

  • Menu development - from development, marketing and preparation.

  • How to build good working relationships in commercial kitchens.

  • Have fun during your study on a foodie field trip.

  • Opportunity to secure an internship where you’ll gain invaluable work experience.

Course start dates


94 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton 3204

May 27, 2024
Feb 3, 2025

Auckland Central

100 Symonds Street, Grafton, Auckland 1010

Jul 29, 2024
Feb 3, 2025
Jul 14, 2025

Sylvia Park

56-60 Carbine Road, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060

Feb 3, 2025

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