Diploma of Artisan Cheesemaking

FBP50321

Course Overview

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Description

This qualification reflects the role of those making premium, high-value cheeses on a small scale, where the provenance of the milk is known, and where specialised techniques that are controlled and monitored by the cheesemaker are used. In this role, makers analyse materials and products exercising judgement to guide the cheesemaking process and the work of others.

Individuals with this qualification apply integrated technical and theoretical concepts in varied contexts, to analyse situations, synthesise information, and design and evaluate approaches to sometimes unpredictable problems. They use initiative and judgement to organise the work of self and others, and plan and coordinate the work of teams.

No licensing or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication. However, legislative and regulatory requirements for food processing and food businesses exist, so local requirements must be checked. All work must comply with Australian food safety standards and relevant codes of practice.

Student Outcomes

Students who graduate from VET courses are surveyed approximately 6 months after they have completed their training. For more information on the statistics provided in this section, including the different levels (course, field of education, all fields of education) of data available please select the Learn more button below.

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NOTE: This course is more recent than the latest Student Outcomes Survey.

Satisfied with Training

Percentage of graduates in the Natural and Physical Sciences field who were satisfied with the training (Diploma).

Improved Work Status

Percentage of graduates in the Natural and Physical Sciences field who started/expanded a business or who have a new job, more highly skilled work, a promotion or higher pay (Diploma).

Salary

The middle of the range of salaries earned by graduates in the Natural and Physical Sciences field starting their first ever full-time job after graduating (Diploma).

Jobs

Graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field (Diploma) are most often employed as:

Technicians and Trades Workers

58.5%

Technicians and Trades Workers
Labourers

8.9%

Labourers
Professionals

8.4%

Professionals

Industries

Graduates of the Natural and Physical Sciences field (Diploma) are most often employed in:

Health Care and Social Assistance

27.7%

Health Care and Social Assistance
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services

25.9%

Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
Manufacturing

11.4%

Manufacturing

All statistics are supplied by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

Financial Assistance

The federal, state and territory governments provide financial incentives and support for vocational education and training students to help them gain the skills required to secure and maintain rewarding and sustainable employment.

There are programs for all kinds of students; apprentices and trainees, new job starters, those re-entering the workforce, retraining for a new job or upgrading their skills for an existing job.

 

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Subsidised Training

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Unfortunately, no subsidies are currently available for this course.

VET Student Loans

Certain courses are eligible for a VET Student Loan from the Australian Government to assist students with paying tuition fees. The initial debt amount (including the loan fee, if applicable) plus indexation must be paid back once the loan recipient starts earning over a certain amount. The compulsory repayment threshold for the 2019-20 income year is $45,881.

Australian Apprenticeships


Australian Apprenticeships (also known as apprenticeships and traineeships) combine work with training in a nationally recognised qualification. Australian Apprenticeships are available to anyone of working age and offer opportunities to learn new skills and be paid in over 500 different jobs.

Unfortunately, this qualification is not currently available as an Australian Apprenticeship.


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