Diploma of Hospitality Management

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  • Payment options:

    Payment planUpfront payment

  • Duration:

    12 months part-time

  • Start date:

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  • Awarded by:

    College Australia (RTO 31222)

  • Course fee:

    Price may vary

  • Career Outcomes:

    Waitstaff | Bartender | Hotel Manager | Restaurant Manager | Small Business Manager | View All

This course meets the 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

Take the first step in an exciting career in hospitality leadership with this online Diploma of Hospitality Management (SIT50416) course.

Designed for people with experience or interest in the hospitality industry, this course will draw on your interest in people and your ability to work fast under pressure. If you want to use your skills to see your team succeed and your customers happy, this course may be your next career step.

In this course you’ll cover key aspects of hospitality management, including operational planning, conflict management, finances and rostering, team diversity, and you’ll develop a sound understanding of relevant regulatory frameworks. A large pool of elective units offers flexibility for you to tailor your learning experience to your goals and path.

If you like a challenge, thrive under pressure and want a career working with people, hospitality management may be for you. And this qualification can get you there.


There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

What You’ll Learn

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

Core subjects:

  • BSBDIV501 – Manage diversity in the workplace
  • BSBMGT517 – Manage operational plan
  • SITXCCS008 – Develop and manage quality customer service practices
  • SITXCCS007 – Enhance customer service experience
  • SITXCOM005 – Manage conflict
  • SITXFIN003 – Manage finances within a budget
  • SITXFIN004 – Prepare and monitor budgets
  • SITXGLC001 – Research and comply with regulatory requirements
  • SITXHRM002 – Roster staff
  • SITXHRM003 – Lead and manage people
  • SITXMGT001 – Monitor work operations
  • SITXMGT002 – Establish and conduct business relationships
  • SITXWHS003 – Implement and monitor work health and safety practices

Elective subjects:

  • BSBITU201 – Process simple word processed documents
  • BSBWOR204 – Use business technology
  • BSBITU306 – Design and produce business documents
  • SITXHRM004 – Recruit select induct staff
  • SITXHRM006 – Monitor staff performance
  • SITXFSA001 – Use hygienic practices for food safety
  • SITXFSA002 – Participate in safe food handling practices
  • SITHGAM001 – Provide responsible gambling services
  • SITHGAM002 – Attend gaming machines
  • SITHGAM004 – Conduct a keno game
  • CPPCLO2001A – Maintain hard floor services
  • CPPCLO2004A – Maintain carpeted floors
  • CPPCLO2009A – Clean glass surfaces
  • CPPCLO2017A – Clean wet areas
  • SITHACS001 – Clean premises and equipment
  • CPPCLO2019A – Sort and remove waste and recyclable materials
  • CPPCLO3035A – Maintain cleaning storage areas
  • SITHCCC003 – Prepare and present sandwiches
  • SITHCCC004 – Packaged prepared foodstuffs
  • SITHCCC006 – Prepare appetisers and salads
  • SITXCCS004 – Provide lost and found services
  • SITXCCS005 – Provide club reception services

Why study with College Australia?

With a dedication to delivering a premium training service since 2005, College Australia courses offer the perfect stepping-stone in your career! From business to hospitality, leadership and management, health administration and more, they’ve got courses specifically designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge to get ahead in your field.

Enjoy the convenience of online study and follow their specially tailored courses, filled with relevant, real world. Enquire about a course today and get recognised with College Australia!

Student Support

College Australia isn’t just about getting you qualified, they want to ensure you enjoy and are supported every step of your study journey, which is why they have a variety of personal support, learning support and disability support services available to students. Turn to their friendly, helpful and fully competent staff who’ll be available to help you with your individual needs.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a Diploma of Hospitality Management (SIT50416)  from College Australia.

A nationally recognised qualification, this course will enable you to seek employment in a range of leadership and management roles in the hospitality sector. You may choose to seek employment as a team leader, shift supervisor, event coordinator or general manager across restaurants, venues, hotels, catering services, bars, cafes and more.

This qualification will equip you with the practical skills and personal abilities required to thrive in the fast-paced and rewarding hospitality industry.


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

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

College Australia offers upfront payment and payment plans.

The full course fee is $2,595. With recognition of prior learning, the fee is $1,995.

Under a payment plan, the first payment is $306.25 (includes $100 administration fee), with a subsequent monthly payment of $216.25 over 11 months.