How to Apply
Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course.
For International Students please visit International Courses.
This course will prepare you for your career in the artisan cheese industry; be it your own artisan cheese business, or cheese making and manufacturing for others.
Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.
Diploma Program in Food Processing (Artisan Cheese)
This qualification combines high level theoretical and management training with hands-on cheese manufacturing. As well as expanding your cheese making skills, the program covers the issues around compliance, auditing, product recall, developing new product opportunities, and identifying production problems.
Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:
|Qualification||TAFE SA Code||National Code|
|Diploma of Food Processing||TP00061||FDF50110|
Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.
This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.
To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.
This course is funded through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative. To find out if you may be eligible for
this funding please visit the TAFE SA website.
There may be incidental fees for additional expenses to those required to complete the course. For example for equipment,
transport or accommodation.
To help with the payment of your fees, you may be able to pay your fees by instalments. To find out more please visit:
You may also be eligible for a fee concession if you hold a current:
- Health Care Card
- Pensioner Concession Card
- Veterans Affairs Card
or if you are a prisoner in a South Australian correctional institution.
To find out more please visit: www.tafesa.edu.au/concession