Jack Graduates

By Andrew Swan | Posted: Thursday November 7, 2019

Year 13 student Jack Densem graduated with the New Zealand Certificate in Cookery (Level 3) at the Otago Secondary Tertiary College last Friday.

Jack spent one day a week in Terms 1 and 2 and two days a week in Terms 3 and 4 completing his qualification at the Otago Polytechnic.

The course involved:

  • Working in a commercial kitchen, preparing, cooking and presenting dishes common to the industry.
  • Learning health and safety requirements.
  • Learning effective customer service and communication techniques.

Jack intends continuing study in the Hospitality/Culinary Arts space in 2020.

Jack's Food and Nutrition teacher Ms Emma Moore attended the graduation along with his parents and Mr Swan.