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Certificate in Hospitality (Cafe & function services) (Level 3)

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New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Level 3) with strands in Café Service and Functions Services and NZMA Certificate in Food Safety
16 weeksFree study options

Launch your hospitality career by mastering the fine art of coffee making, learn how to prepare and serve hot and cold beverages, learn about functions and events service, food safety and pick up a host of other practical hospitality skills. This course is an excellent way to get your hospitality career underway. You’ll come away with a Level 3 certificate and a Certificate in Basic Food Safety. 

Train in a real bar, gain work experience in our campus cafe and get lots of support and encouragement from your industry-experienced tutors. You can also build your skills further by following this course with a Bartender (Level 4) course.

This course is also part of the government led Youth Guarantee Programme. If you are aged 16-24, and meet the course entry requirements, you can attend this course for FREE.

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  • You will learn:

  • Food safety and basic food preparation

  • How to prepare and serve hot and cold beverages

  • Café and barista service

  • Health and safety in the workplace

  • Cafe table service and functions service

  • How to create positive customer experiences

  • FREE for 16-24 year olds

Course start dates


85 Peterborough Street, Christchurch Central, Christchurch 8013

Feb 20, 2023


12-16 Gordon Road, Ōtāhuhu , Auckland 1062

Feb 20, 2023
Jul 17, 2023

Sylvia Park

56-60 Carbine Road, Mount Wellington, Auckland 1060

Feb 20, 2023


94 Tristram Street, Hamilton Central, Hamilton 3204

Feb 20, 2023
Jul 17, 2023

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