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Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management (VIC only)

  • Qualification:

    Diploma + Advanced Diploma

  • Study mode:

    On Campus

  • Payment options:

    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
    Skills First Funding may be available

  • Duration:

    24 months

  • Start date:

    Monthly intake dates – enquire now!

  • Awarded by:

    Academies Australasia Polytechnic (RTO 21282)

  • Location:


  • Course fees:

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes:

    Area Manager | Operations Manager | Food and Beverage Manager | | View all

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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.

Course Rundown

About this course

The Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management, offered by AA Poly, prepares students to become future leaders and senior managers in the hospitality and tourism industries. Building on the foundational knowledge and skills of the Diploma in Hospitality Management, this advanced course enables students to expand and refine their skills in order to pursue senior management positions in fast-paced, prestigious businesses.

Core units explore financial management of an organisation as a whole; development of custom operational plans and business strategies; management of physical assets; recruitment, selection and induction of staff; and marketing concepts within the industry. Students also undertake electives in order to specialise in areas of interest.

Graduates will be equipped with the wider, more comprehensive business understanding and skillset necessary for higher management roles in a variety of hospitality areas.


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Areas of study

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

  • BSBDIV501 - Manage diversity in the workplace
  • BSBFIM601 - Manage finances
  • BSBMGT515 - Manage operational plan
  • BSBMGT617 - Develop and implement a business plan
  • SITXCCS008 - Develop and Manage quality customer service
  • SITXFIN003 - Manage finances within a budget
  • SITXFIN004 - Prepare and monitor budgets
  • SITXFIN005 - Manage physical assets
  • SITXGLC001 - Research and comply with regulatory requirements
  • SITXHRM003 - Lead and manage people
  • SITXHRM004 - Recruit, select and induct staff
  • SITXHRM006 - Monitor staff performance
  • SITXMGT001 - Monitor work operations
  • SITXMGT002 - Establish and conduct business relationships
  • SITXMPR007 - Develop and implement marketing strategies
  • SITXWHS004 - Establish and maintain a work health and safety system
  • SITHIND004 - Work effectively in hospitality service
  • SITXFSA001 - Use hygienic practices for food safety
  • SITXFSA002 - Participate in Safe Food handling Practices
  • SITXFSA004 - Develop and implement a food safety program
  • SITXHRM004 - Recruit, select and induct staff
  • SITXHRM006 - Monitor staff performance
  • SITXINV004 - Control Stock
  • BSBITU302 - Create Electronic presentations
  • BSBITU306 - Design and Produce Business Documents
  • BSBITU402 - Develop and use complex spreadsheets
  • BSBCMM401 - Make a presentation
  • BSBHRM604 - Manage Employee Relations
  • BSBRSK501 - Manage Risk
  • BSBSUS501 - Develop workplace policy and procedures for Sustainability
  • SITXCCS007 - Enhance Customer Service Experiences
  • SITXCSS008 - Develop and manage quality customer service practices
  • BSBINN601 - Lead and manage organisational change
  • BSBMGT616 - Develop and Implement strategic plans
Academies Australasia Polytechnic Study with Academies Australasia Polytechnic and experience their state of the art teaching and learning facility located in the vibrant city centre of Melbourne.

Enjoy an exciting learning experience with their indoor and outdoor study areas, recreational deck, tennis court, computer labs and more. Plus, their Bourke Street campus is within reach of Melbourne’s bustling business and finance centre, offering you more career possibilities.

Learn from skilled teachers with valuable industry knowledge and feel confident being qualified by AAPoly when you begin your career in IT, community services, hospitality or more. They’ve got over 15 years of experience and the dedication to help you get to where you want to be!
When you study with Academies Australasia Polytechnic you’ll become part of a supportive community both in and out of the classroom.

Turn to their experienced and supportive teachers, mentors or on-campus counsellor, who are all committed to making your time with AAPoly a positive one.

AAPoly’s Peer Mentor Support Program is the main component of their orientation. The program helps ensure you settle in well, promotes a healthy physical and mental wellbeing, and hosts loads of social events allowing you to meet fellow students and experience what Melbourne has to offer.

Campus locations

This course can be delivered on campus to provide you with practical training in a face-to-face learning environment. It is available to study at the following locations:

  • Victoria: Melbourne

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive an Advanced Diploma in Hospitality Management from AA Poly.

Graduates will be prepared to work at the advanced standard required to obtain higher management roles within any hospitality area, such as Restaurant, Hotel or Resort Manager, Senior Duty Manager or a Senior Supervisor. Graduates can also apply for higher education qualifications with Federation University, including the Bachelor of Hospitality and Tourism Management.

Curious about where a career in hospitality could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

  • Area Manager
  • Operations Manager
  • Food and Beverage Manager
  • Cafe Owner or Manager
  • Club Secretary or Manager
  • Executive Chef
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Executive Sous Chef
  • Head Chef
  • Motel Owner or Manager

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

AA Poly offers a range of payment options to suit any budget:

  • Upfront payment - All course costs can be paid in full via VISA/MasterCard or bank deposit
  • Payment Plan
  • Skills First Funding - 2017 (VIC State Government Subsidised Funding) is available for eligible students

You may be eligible to receive Skills First Funding for this course!

Under Skills First Funding, the Victorian government will contribute to the cost of training for eligible students to study courses that will prepare students to work in an industry with growing need for skilled workers.

The provider of this course is a Skills First registered institution. Enquire about this course now to find out more about your eligibility.

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