Food and Beverage Service

Gain front-of-house skills to begin working as a waiter or barista. Professional table service. Barista skills. Beverages. Cash handling. Get experience working in our training restaurant. Serve customers in our cafe.

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What you will learn

  • Learn skills in professional table service
  • Gain skills to use barista equipment
  • Expand your knowledge of menus and beverages
  • Learn skills in cash handling and in other areas of service environments
  • You'll wear a professional uniform and visit some of Wellington's restaurants and cafes
  • Benefit from small classes - plus if you're enrolling with friends, we'll put you in the same class
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Recognised qualification

Incorporating the City & Guilds International Award in Barista Skills (7102-52) 

I wanted something I could travel with and to get a part-time job to support my passion in music.
Elly
Elly, Food and Beverage student

Gain skills in our cafe

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Upcoming start dates

  • 17 July 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • 10 NCEA literacy credits at Level 1 or above (as specified on the NZQA list) made up of 5 credits in reading and 5 credits in writing
  • 10 numeracy credits at Level 1 or above (as specified on the NZQA list)
  • Or an equivalent qualification

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $3,300
  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

This programme is not available to international students.

Gain internationally-recognised qualifications

Where will my course be?

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

Contact our international team to check the suitability of this course for international students.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Hospitality
Offered by:
Te Kūmete nui o te Manaakitanga
Formal programme title:
New Zealand Certificate in Food and Beverage Service (Level 3) Restaurant Services and Barista
Programme code:
NZ2104
I wanted something I could travel with and to get a part-time job to support my passion in music.
Elly
Elly, Food and Beverage student

Gain skills in our cafe

Find out more about the Latte Lab

Gain internationally-recognised qualifications