Diploma of Hospitality (SIT50313)

Qualification: Diploma
Course Code: SIT50313
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
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Duration: Self-paced; max 24 months
Start date: Enquire now for upcoming start dates
Awarded by: Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Hospitality is a fast-paced industry where planning and execution are paramount. So if you're looking to take the next step in your career and want to work at a managerial level, complete this online Diploma of Hospitality course to make sure you've got the skills to succeed.

Delivered by Foundation Education in partnership with the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers, this course will give you the administrative and managerial skills needed to oversee the business and operational side of hospitality services. The course will develop your skills as a manager, and train you to effectively lead and supervise others, closely monitor work operations, and stay on top of financial budgets.

You'll also learn how to undertake small-business planning, and develop operational plans that address WHS requirements and the need for innovation in the workplace. Give your hospitality career the edge it deserves, and enquire about this course today!


To be eligible for this course, applicants must:

  • Have completed Year 12; AND
  • Have access to a hospitality business operation and a supervisor to sign off on practical demonstration elements

Areas of study

In this hospitality course, the subjects you will study include:

Core units:

  • BSBDIV501A - Manage diversity in the workplace
  • BSBMGT515A - Manage operational plan
  • SITXCCS401 - Enhance the customer service experience
  • SITXCOM401 - Manage conflict
  • SITXWHS401 - Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
  • SITXMGT401 - Monitor work operations
  • SITXHRM402 - Lead and manage people
  • SITXFIN402 - Manage finances within a budget
  • SITXFIN501 - Prepare and monitor budgets
  • SITXHRM401 - Roster staff
  • SITXGLC501 - Research and comply with regulatory requirements
  • SITXMGT501 - Establish and conduct business relationships
  • SITXCCS501 - Manage quality customer service

Elective units:

  • BSBWOR501 - Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBLED401 - Develop teams and individuals
  • BSBADM502B - Manage Meetings
  • BSBINN502A - Build and sustain an innovative work environment
  • BSBINN301A - Promote innovation in a team environment
  • BSBSMB401A - Establish legal and risk management requirements of small business
  • BSBSMB404A - Undertake small business planning
  • BSBSUS501A - Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability
  • BSBRES401A - Analyse and present research information
  • BSBWRT401A - Write complex documents
  • BSBCMM401A - Make a presentation
  • BSBRSK501B - Manage risk
  • BSBMGT516C - Facilitate continuous improvement
  • SITHIND101 - Use hygienic practices for hospitality service
  • SITHIND301 - Work effectively in hospitality service

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Hospitality (SIT50313) from Foundation Education or the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers.

Completion of this course will position you to reap the benefits of Australia's growing tourism and hospitality industry, and enable you to fill key skills shortages across the sector. With this nationally-recognised qualification under your belt you'll be able to work with in a number of different hospitality venues ranging from restaurants, hotels, casinos and resorts. You would be qualified to work as a:

  • Function manager
  • Executive housekeeper
  • Front office manager
  • Gaming manager
  • Kitchen manager
  • Health retreat manager
  • Small business manager
  • Catering operations manager
  • Motel manager

Finance options

VET FEE-HELP* is available for this course through Foundation Education's partner, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (RTO 32363). If you enrol in this course with VET FEE-HELP you will automatically become a student of AIPT's, and will be subject to their terms and conditions. Course fees include the delivery and assessment of your qualification, study materials (including all resources), and student support services. Foundation Education offers students exceptional flexibility when it comes to paying for course fees. Three instalment plans are available:

  • Upfront payment: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Rapid payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 4 months
  • Payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 8 months

Alternatively, you can pay the full course fee upfront via credit card. *VET FEE-HELP is an Australian Government study loan scheme, which can be used to help you pay for all or part of your tuition fees. Eligibility criteria apply.

RTO 22557
With over 14 years in the industry, Foundation Education endeavours to deliver flexible and personalised training solutions. A student satisfaction rate of over 80% and an industry leading graduation rate of 65%, combined with state-of-the-art technology, expert trainers and ongoing support, make Foundation Education one of Australia’s leading RTOs. Specialising in business services, health services, training and education and fitness and recreation courses, Foundation Education is the perfect choice for anyone looking for quality vocational training.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

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