Otago Polytechnic

Barista skills short course

  • Central Otago
  • Two days, 9.00am-4.00pm
  • Starts 25 Feb & 11 March
  • Apply anytime

Want to gain recognition of your barista skills? This two day course offers you the chance to gain a comprehensive knowledge of barista skills.

Food Safety: Unit 167 (Practice food safety methods in a business under supervision)

  • Central Otago
  • One day per unit
  • Starts 4 March 2021
  • Apply anytime

Working with food? This unit standard is a legal requirement in some workplaces and is recommended for ALL people working, or preparing to work, in a food business. This course is also run as a STAR course for secondary school students.

Patisserie short course

  • Central Otago
  • Five weeks (Thursdays, 6.00pm-9.00pm)
  • Starts to be confirmed for 2021
  • Apply anytime

Have a passion for pastry? Learn the art of simple French pastries

Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 - LCQ Training Seminar (Dunedin)

  • Dunedin
  • Two days (9.00am-3.00pm)
  • Starts Mon 19 & Tues 20 April 2021, and Mon 21 & Tues 22 June 2021
  • Apply anytime

This course provides comprehensive training for people who are preparing for a supervisory position in a licensed premise, and intend to apply for their Manager’s Certificate.

Sale and Supply of Alcohol Act 2012 - LCQ Training Seminar (Central Otago)

  • Central Otago
  • One day (8.30am-5.00pm)
  • Starts 29 March, further dates TBC
  • Apply ten days before each start date

This course provides comprehensive training for people who are preparing for a Duty Manager position in a licensed premise and intend to apply for their Manager’s Certificate.

OSTC Cookery (Level 3)

  • Dunedin and Cromwell
  • Starts anytime
  • Apply anytime

Are you creative? Do you enjoy preparing and serving food? Cookery could be just the career you’re looking for! You’ll gain the New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3).

OSTC Hospitality (Level 2)

  • Starts anytime
  • Apply anytime

If you consider yourself a bit of a foodie and you like working with people, then Hospitality would be a great industry for you. You’ll be working towards the New Zealand Certificate in Hospitality (Level 2).