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A career where no two days are the same!

If you have a passion for people and food and dream of working in a fast-paced, ever-changing industry, then this qualification could be for you! Throughout this course you will gain and understanding of food and beverage matching; cookery methods, customer service, right through to rostering and financial budgets. Graduate, ready to tackle this dynamic industry head on! Course details

Industry endorsed

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available

LOCATION/S

Bundamba, Kingaroy, Toowoomba, Warwick

Key dates and info

DURATION

Full time: up to 1 year / up to 4 days per week

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $14,465
  • Subsidised $10,370
  • Concession $9,141

Student Loan Available

1300 914 754

No matter your question,
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How to enrol

Gain in-demand skills to travel the world...

A career in hospitality and events can take you anywhere, opens doors, and puts you where the action is. We offer a range of courses to provide the skills to work in restaurants, cafes, bars and hotels

Unique Student Identifier (USI) - Student Information

From 1 January 2015 if you are undertaking a nationally recognised program at TAFE Queensland you will need to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Learn all about the USI and how to get your USI for your study.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Bundamba 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom
Kingaroy 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom
Toowoomba 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom
Warwick 29 Jan 2018 Full time / up to 4 days per week Classroom

Entry requirements

Although there are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, it is recommended that you have sound literacy skills. Whilst you will undertake practical training in a student training environment, servicing the general public, your study will also involve a range of reading comprehension activities and research. At a Diploma level, your written communication needs to be of a professional standard in presentation, structure, grammar, spelling and punctuation.

You will also require sound numeracy skills, enabling you to perform calculations and to learn to manage time effectively.

You may benefit from undertaking lower level qualifications, and/or gaining industry experience prior to entering this diploma.

Location/s

Bundamba
Cnr Mary and Byrne Streets
Bundamba QLD 4304

Kingaroy
Cnr Bunya Highway and Geritz Road
Kingaroy QLD 4610

Toowoomba
100 Bridge Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350

Warwick
200 Dragon Street
Warwick QLD 4370

Resources required

You will require access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online systems, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at a number of TAFE Queensland locations.

You will also require:

  • a valid email address
  • personal stationery (pens and paper)
  • closed-in black shoes (leather)
  • chef uniform (details will be provided at Orientation)
  • student chef's knife kit (information regarding recommended contents will be provided at Orientation)

Timetable

Full-time: 1 year, up to 4 days per week

You will be required to participate in a total of 36 services to complete this course. Attendance at these services may be outside the standard timetabled hours and may include breakfasts, lunches and dinners. A detailed timetable will be provided at Orientation.

You will also be expected to maintain a regular pattern of self-directed learning. Approximately 15 hours each week is recommended.

Units

The successful achievement of this qualification requires you to complete 28 units in total, including 13 core units and 15 elective units.

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
SITHIND001 Use hygienic practices for hospitality service Elective
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget Core
SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets Core
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences Core
SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service practices Core
SITXGLC001 Research and comply with regulatory requirements Core
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people Core
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations Core
SITXMPR004 Coordinate marketing activities Elective
SITHKOP005 Coordinate cooking operations Elective
SITHCCC003 Prepare and present sandwiches Elective
SITHCCC004 Package prepared foodstuffs Elective
SITHCCC005 Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery Elective
SITHCCC006 Prepare appetisers and salads Elective
SITHCCC007 Prepare stocks, sauces and soups Elective
SITHCCC008 Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes Elective
SITHCCC012 Prepare poultry dishes Elective
SITHCCC013 Prepare seafood dishes Elective
SITHCCC014 Prepare meat dishes Mandatory
SITHCCC018 Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements Elective
SITHPAT006 Produce desserts Mandatory
SITXWHS002 Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks Elective
SITXWHS003 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices Core
SITXCOM005 Manage conflict Core
BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace Core
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan Core
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships Core
SITXHRM002 Roster staff Core

Disclaimer

The elective units available may vary between locations, delivery modes and intakes.

What are my payment options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland South West has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 914 754. We're here to help.

$14,465

FULL FEE

Student Loan Available

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$10,370

SUBSIDISED

Student Loan Available

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$9,141

CONCESSION

Student Loan Available

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Higher Level Skills Subsidy

The Higher Level Skills Subsidy offsets the cost of an eligible Certificate IV or higher course.

You're eligible for the Higher Level Skills Subsidy if you:

  • are 15 years or older and no longer in school
  • live in Queensland full time
  • are an Australian or New Zealand citizen, permanent resident, or temporary resident with the necessary visa or work permits
  • don't currently have (or are enrolled in) a certificate IV or higher level qualification.
  • Other restrictions or eligibility criteria may apply

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability.

VET Student Loans

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Prior to applying for a VET Student Loan, please ensure that you have read and understood the VET Student Loans Pre-Enrolment Information

VET Student Loans are an interest-free loan from the Australian Government that help students pay for their education and training.

TAFE Queensland receives the full loan amount for your course directly from the Government, and you repay your loan through the Australian taxation system once your income reaches a certain threshold.

You are eligible for a VET Student Loan if you:

You must demonstrate academic suitability by:

  • providing a copy of your Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (year 12 certificate); OR
  • providing evidence of successful completion of an Australian Qualifications Framework certificate IV or higher qualification (where the language of instruction is English), OR
  • are assessed as a minimum of Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework (ASCF) in both reading and numeracy

Please note that all students enrolling in an accredited course are required to provide a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

More information about VET Student Loans.

 

Payment Plan

If you have difficulty paying the full cost of a course up front, or you are not eligible for VET Student Loan, you might be eligible for a payment plan. This will allow you to pay for your course in instalments, rather than one upfront payment at the time of enrolment.

Note: If you are accessing a VET Student Loan, and there is a difference between the loan cap amount and the total cost of your course (for example your loan cap amount is $10,000 and your course costs $11,000 - there is a $1,000 difference), you are required to pay the difference.

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Additional costs

Please refer to the resources required section on the course details tab for additional costs you may incur to undertake this qualification (such as a Chef's Uniform and Knife Kit).

Outcome

SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management

Job prospects

  • Cook
  • Kitchen Manager
  • Hospitality Supervisor/Manager
  • Restaurant Manager

Enrol now

You're ready if you have:

  • checked your meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • checked your rights and responsibilities as a student, as detailed in the student handbook and refund policy
  • Read the Pre-enrolment Informatiom
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to Customer Service TAFE Queensland

All done? Then you're ready to enrol.

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafesouthwest.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol



Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace and/or previous learning means less study time for you and getting qualified a whole lot sooner.

More about RPL

More info:
tafesouthwest.edu.au/study-with-us/career-changers-jobseeker/recognition-prior-learning/

Orientation

Bundamba - 29 January 2018 at 10am in the Miners Right Restaurant (D Block, Level 2)

Toowoomba - 29 January 2018 from 10am in Future's Training Restaurant (A Block, Level 1 - A1.10)

Warwick - 29 January 2018 from 10am in room B32A/B

Kingaroy - 29 January 2018 from 10am in the Taabinga Room

GOT A QUESTION?

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 3 November 2017

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1300 914 754

Industry endorsed

Student satisfaction

$5000 VET Student Loan available