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Great news, this course is included in Fee-Free TAFE.

To be eligible for a Fee-Free place you must be:

  • a resident of Tasmania or working in Tasmania
  • an Australian or New Zealand citizen, an Australian permanent resident, an eligible VISA holder, and
  • of working age

Please see the Eligibility criteria below to check if you're eligible.

Fee-Free TAFE and vocational education is a joint initiative of the Australian and Tasmania Governments providing tuition-free training places to students wanting to train, retrain or upskill.

Certificate III in Patisserie


  • Devonport

Attendance options

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Study type

  • Workplace
  • Apprentices/Trainees

Tuition Fees

Please note: The course overview is intended as a guide only. Not all courses are available at all locations or through all study types and attendance options. Please check Locations, Dates and Times below or enquire for further information.

If you are already a qualified chef and are wanting to gain specialised skills and knowledge in patisserie work to take your career to the next level, this course is for you.

The sweetest career of all is surely a career in Patisserie… so why not learn the art of creating delectable delights for dessert lovers with this ‘sweet as’ Certificate III-level qualification!

In this course, you’ll learn a wide range of patisserie skills to produce high quality – and delicious! – patisserie products. From creating gateaux, desserts, pastries and petits fours.

On successful completion of this course you will have the skills and knowledge you need to begin your career as a qualified Patissier or Pastry Chef.

This course is also available as an Australian Apprenticeship.

Locations, dates & times

CampusDateAttendance/DurationStudy type
North West
Devonport2 Jan 2023 -
6 Dec 2024

Enrol at any time provided you have employment at a suitable industry-specific workplace. Combination of online, on and off the job learning.

WorkplaceApply now

Career opportunities

  • Chef Patissier
  • Pastry Chef

Career opportunities

  • Chef Patissier
  • Pastry Chef

We’re here to help…

At TasTAFE, we understand that everyone's journey is different and sometimes you might need some extra support to achieve your study or career goals.

Whether you are at the very start of your training, returning to study after a long break, or looking to upskill in a specific area, we're here to help you to be successful in your chosen field of study, apprenticeship or traineeship.

Our student support services are available for all students, and aim to provide the support you need to make your learning experience just that little bit easier.

Find out more about what support is available