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Provide Table Service

As this STAR experience contains unit standards, students MUST attend all given dates to complete the assessment requirements.
Entry levelYear 11 and above
Duration1 day per week, 3 week duration
LocationRotokauri Campus, Windows Training Restaurant, L Block
Total cost $125 (GST inc.) per student

Please email if you would like to set up a date in 2020 for the above STAR course.






Provide table service in a commercial hospitality environment



What's it all about?

Fancy picking up some credits and learning how to work in a restaurant or cafe as a waiter or waitress, earning money? Then this is the programme for you.

On this course students develop the necessary skills and knowledge to provide table service in a cafe or resturant.​ They also get to experience life as a tertiary student at the Centre for Hospitality at the Wintec Rotokauri campus.

This pre-entry unit standard is for people training as food service staff to work in a broad range of food and beverage service outlets.

You will learn:

  • How to present a menu and take orders from customers;
  • serve customer orders at the table;
  • and clear and maintain tables during service.

Further training opportunities in 2020 

In 2020, other than the previously listed courses and tasters, we may have the capacity to be able to provide schools with support in a more flexible way to suit a particular STAR programme.

If you are looking to:

  • Add more to your hospitality classes
  • Want your students to gain a unit standard
  • Give your students a hands-on experience
  • Arrange a tutor to come out to your school for a session 

Please email your interest and we will see what we can accommodate.

What to bring / wear?

Students will be working in our trainee commercial kitchens. They must wear long pants, have leather topped shoes, hair is to be tied back, no facial jewellery or other jewellery to be worn​.​

Ready to book

Students - please talk to your careers advisor as you need to book through your school.

Please note: If your students wish to be booked into a STAR that is offering Unit Standards, a copy of the KAMAR print out for ID and proof of NSN number MUST be scanned and emailed before the student can attend. 

Careers advisors please go to the Booking Form to book.