SIT30622 - Certificate III in Hospitality

DurationThere are multiple durations. Please refer to Course Structure below.
Location
Mackay City and Rockhampton City
Next intakeMarch, 2024
Study modeOn Campus
Total units15
Fee-Free TAFE course for eligible applicants in 2024.

Overview

Start your hospitality journey with a hands-on course where you can develop practical skills applicable for many hospitality settings. If you would like to work in hotels, restaurants, night clubs, cruise ships or casinos, then this course may be for you.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have a range of well-developed hospitality service, sales or operational skills and sound knowledge of industry operations. Using discretion and judgement, they work with some independence and under supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities.



This is a nationally recognised accredited course.

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Career Opportunities

This qualification provides a pathway to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, motels, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, food and beverage and gaming.

Structure & Availability

On Campus

Duration:

6 months - three days per week


Core

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITHIND008Work effectively in hospitality service
SITXCCS014Provide service to customers
SITXCOM007Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITXHRM007Coach others in job skills
SITXWHS005Participate in safe work practices
SITHIND006Source and use information on the hospitality industry

Elective

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITHFAB036Provide advice on food
SITHGAM022Provide responsible gambling services
SITXFSA006Participate in safe food handling practices
BSBSUS211Participate in sustainable work practices
SITXFIN007Process financial transactions
SITHFAB021Provide responsible service of alcohol
SITHFAB023Operate a bar
SITHFAB024Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages
SITHFAB025Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHFAB034Provide table service of food and beverage
SITXFSA005Use hygienic practices for food safety
BSBTWK201Work effectively with others

Start TAFE Now (STN) - On Campus

Duration:

12 months - one day per week


Core

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITHIND008Work effectively in hospitality service
SITXCCS014Provide service to customers
SITXCOM007Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITXHRM007Coach others in job skills
SITXWHS005Participate in safe work practices
SITHIND006Source and use information on the hospitality industry

Elective

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITHFAB036Provide advice on food
SITHGAM022Provide responsible gambling services
SITXFSA006Participate in safe food handling practices
SITHFAB023Operate a bar
SITHFAB024Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages
SITHFAB025Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHFAB034Provide table service of food and beverage
BSBTWK201Work effectively with others
SITHFAB021Provide responsible service of alcohol
SITXFSA005Use hygienic practices for food safety
BSBSUS211Participate in sustainable work practices
SITXFIN007Process financial transactions

Trainees

Duration:

12 months. Trainees must be employed part time or full time. 


Core

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITHIND008Work effectively in hospitality service
SITXCCS014Provide service to customers
SITXCOM007Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITXHRM007Coach others in job skills
SITXWHS005Participate in safe work practices
SITHIND006Source and use information on the hospitality industry

Elective

Unit CodeUnit Name
SITXFSA005Use hygienic practices for food safety
BSBSUS211Participate in sustainable work practices
SITXFIN007Process financial transactions
SITHFAB024Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages
SITHFAB025Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHFAB034Provide table service of food and beverage
BSBTWK201Work effectively with others
SITHFAB021Provide responsible service of alcohol
SITHFAB023Operate a bar
SITHFAB036Provide advice on food
SITHGAM022Provide responsible gambling services
SITXFSA006Participate in safe food handling practices

On Campus

IntakeLocations
February, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
March, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
July, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
August, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City

Start TAFE Now (STN) - On Campus

IntakeLocations
February, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
March, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
July, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City
August, 2024On-campus, Mackay City, Rockhampton City

This course has no residential schools.

Practical skills must be demonstrated in an operational food and beverage outlet or simulated environment such as a pub, club, cafes or restaurants. Students who are unable to attend on campus delivery but are currently employed in the industry or who do not have access to workplace simulated environments will need to discuss this with the teaching team. 

Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, CQUniversity requires completion of bksb (Basic Key Skills Builder) online literacy and numeracy assessment prior to enrolment, unless the student has completed an equal or higher-level course.

Fees & Scholarships

2024 Indicative Fees

Fee TypeFees
Fee for service$4,815
Fee for service per unit$321
TAFE Priority Skills Fund/Training Program fee per unit$5
Fee-Free TAFE$0
Co-Contribution Fee$2,040
Co-Contribution Concessional Fee$1,680
Co-Contribution Fee per unit$136
Co-Contribution Concessional Fee per unit$112
RPL Fee for service per Unit$161

At CQUniversity, we believe that studying should be for everyone. No matter your situation, we know that everyone needs a helping hand from time to time, and we are proud to offer scholarships, bursaries and stipends.

Our scholarships could help you pay for things like relocation, living on campus, laptops and technology, childcare, study and living expenses, travel and more.

How to apply

Step 1: Get a Unique Student Identifier (USI)

Visit usi.gov.au to create a USI or find an existing one.

Step 2: Prepare your eligibility documentation

So that we can assess your application and eligibility for Government funding options, you’ll need to upload documentation as part of your application. You will need to provide confirmation of identity with the following documentation: 

  • Queensland Residency and Date of Birth. (e.g. Queensland Driver’s License photo must be of the back and front of the license)
  • Australian or New Zealand citizenship or Australian permanent residency (e.g. Medicare Card or Birth Certificate)

For further information on eligible documentation, visit Apply for TAFE Certificates and Diplomas.

To fast-track your application, make sure you provide a clear photo showing all the information and upload it with your application.

Step 3: Apply Online

Our easy-to-use online application system will guide you through the process of applying for a TAFE course. If you need help along the way, call us on 13 27 86.

Click on the Apply button below to start your application.