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Skills Passport: Your online professional portfolio!Track your training and career achievements in your very own Skills Passport.

Free, convenient and secure, the online Skills Passport allows you to house your CV, career plan, qualifications, achievements, and references in one convenient and highly functional place!

Once you’ve created your Skills Passport profile you can search and apply for jobs within the system, knowing that employers will be able to instantly review your Skills Passport profile. Presenting yourself to potential employers has never been easier!

Head on over and create your Skills Passport profile now!

What's in it for me?

Skills Passport: Your online professional portfolio!

Your own online professional portfolio, visible to 10s of thousands of employers who are looking for new and skilled team members, just like you!

Employers are using Skills Passport as their priority for finding just the right person today!

Upload your details, your gravatar, as well as the following professional information about yourself:

  • Your education
  • Your employment history
  • Your achievements
  • Referee details and references
  • Your vision (or your career plan to be dull about it)
  • Your CV

All these details (and more to come) will be visible to Skills Passport employers.

In addition, you can search for and find jobs, often exclusive to Skills Passport members, and customise your profile by way of the types of position you are looking for, so that employers can zero in on you, yes you, putting you at the front of the queue and ready to take on that role!

Head on over and create your Skills Passport profile now!

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Should I bother?

Skills Passport: Your online professional portfolio!

Skills Passport is growing rapidly, and so are the things you can do there! Soon you’ll be able to create your own video and image gallery so that you can demonstrate your skills in realtime!

You’ll also be able to create your own PDF version of your CV, your Skills Passport in portable form, including all your details above and links to your video and image gallery and online Skills Passport. Exposing yourself (in a good way) has never been easier!

Not only that, but your online Skills Passport will have its own URL and you will be able to apply for jobs within Skills Passport itself, cutting through the masses of applicants and ensuring that you get noticed! Skills Passport employers are using the system to reduce time in wading through applicants and are prioritising applicants with a fully populated, impressive (like you), Skills Passport online portfolio.

SO…get involved and expose yourself now! Visit Skills Passport to create your profile and get busy. Your next big thing is waiting for you! What are you waiting for?

Apprentice Skills Pathways

Let us help ignite your career

Apply to be part of the Skills Pathways Program and we’ll find the right apprenticeship and training for you. We’ll match you with the right restaurant and registered training organisation. Importantly we’ll provide on-going support and a Skills Passport to monitor your progress along the way.

The initial phase of this program covers the following 4 courses:

  • Certificate III in Commercial Cookery — Apprenticeship

You will acquire the necessary skills and knowledge needed to operate as a trade cook in a commercial kitchen. You will learn how to produce quality foods, plan menus, control costs and work as part of a team in a hospitality environment. Practice skills will be developed for the hygienic preparation and service of a range of meals in a professional manner. The course also contains a range of elective units specific for various industry sectors.
Download the brochure (PDF 500KB)

  • Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery

This certificate is for qualified cooks and recognises prior learning and training. This course builds on your trade qualification and will develop your knowledge and understanding of hospitality management. You will gain an additional skills set encompassing human resources, customer service, finance and work health and safety practices, whilst exercising your own judgement and flair.
Download the brochure (PDF 500KB)

  • Certificate III in Hospitality (Apprenticeship — Front of House)

This competency-based pathway program provides entry-level practical skills and relevant theoretical knowledge in: providing service to customers, safe work practices , coaching, hygiene practises for food safety, introduction to food knowledge, food and beverage service, coffee and beverage knowledge. The course also contains a range of electives that will enhance your skill set.
Download the brochure (PDF 500KB)

  • Apprentice Supervision

Have you considered a supervisory role? The Skills Pathways Program can support you in undertaking formal training that assists in the effective management of apprentices and identifies what to do and where to go for support, such as the Apprenticeship Mentors at Restaurant & Catering Australia.
Download the brochure (PDF 500KB)

The registered training organisations participating in this Skills Pathways Program are:


Apply online now!

CAREERS

Learn how Discover Your Career can help you!

Learn how searching for hospitality and tourism jobs and training opportunities is made easy via Discover Your Career and Skills Passport.

What can I do?

The hospitality industry is growing and there’s a shortage of good people to fill these great jobs right now!

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CAREERS

HTN Inter-Schools Culinary Competition

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HTN is seeking Year 11 and 12 Hospitality students from local High Schools to participate in the 2017 HTN Inter Schools Culinary Challenge. Please complete the registration form or email mina@htn.com.au

HTN would like to provide a special thank you to TAFE NSW for providing their support during this culinary challenge which goes beyond simply providing equipment, but includes, logistic support, staff and facilities support to mention just a few.

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Stories from a TAFE tourism and hospitality student

Brad's passion for the Tourism/Travel sector all began for me back in around 2001, when he started volunteering at the Local Tourist Information Centre and finished in about 2005 and he volunteered while he was studying at Secondary College.

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COMPETITIONS

2017 R&CA Awards For Excellence - Finalists List - Asian Restaurant & Beer Cafe/Wine Bar




2017 R&CA Awards for Excellence National Finalists List Restaurant Awards 







 

ASIAN RESTAURANT (Sponsored by Hostplus)

ACT - "Wild Duck Fine Asian Cuisine”, KINGSTON FORESHORE

NSW - SYDNEY - Raw Bar, BONDI BEACH

QLD - The Tamarind Restaurant, MALENY

SA - Level One - Electra House Hotel, ADELAIDE

SA - Madame Hanoi - Adelaide Casino, ADELAIDE

 

BEER CAFE / WINE BAR (Sponsored by Typsy)

NSW - REGIONAL NSW - Grain Store, NEWCASTLE

SYDNEY - GPO Cheese and Wine Room, SYDNEY

QLD - Mr Edward's Alehouse & Kitchen, BRISBANE

SA - Mother Vine, ADELAIDE

VIC - Marion, FITZROY

WA - Bistro Felix Wine Bar, SUBIACO




 

 



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From IT to Patisserie Chef - sweet career change

From designing and creating software programs to magnificent pastries, Harry shares his story of change. Harry studied a Certificate IV in Patisserie at TAFE Queensland Brisbane and found a new love in artistic food design, saying that this is only the beginning of his dream job.

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William Angliss - Food & Beverage Service

This Food & Beverage Service course is ideal for anyone wanting to gain valuable skills for use in the hospitality industry and suitable for job seekers.

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Master of Food Systems and Gastronomy at William Angliss

Do you want to generate positive change within the food system?

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Finest Australian hospitality businesses recognised in 2017 Awards for Excellence

The 2017 Savour Australia Restaurant & Catering Hostplus National Awards for Excellence was held in Melbourne's Peninsula to celebrate the achievements of Australia's finest hospitality businesses.

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HTN - Total Chef Professional Program

Take your Passion to a Professional Level. Obtain a Certificate III in Commercial Cookery and realise your dreams with workplace experiences, masterclasses, competitions and more!

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ICC Sydney - current jobs and future careers

Now open, ICC Sydney is Australia’s premier fully-integrated convention, exhibition and entertainment precinct.

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