Certificate iii in Hospitality

Course Description

SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality. 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 limited supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities 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.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Education and Work Pathways

After achieving this qualification, candidates may choose to undertake studies at a higher education level. This course is a pathway into the Certificate IV in Hospitality

Potential job outcomes upon completion of this course:

  • Food and Beverage Attendant
  • Guest Service Agent
  • Restaurant Host
  • Housekeeper
  • Function Host


  • L2/398 Chapel Rd, Bankstown NSW 2200
  • 22 Russell St, Morley WA 6062
  • 26 Edgar Street, Bowen Hills, Queensland


Please contact us on 1300 827 188 for information on fees, funding and payment plan options. Fees include all books and materials.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy requirements (LLN)

We recognise that not all people are able to read, write and perform calculations to the same standard. To help give you an idea of the language, literacy and numeracy skills required to study this course, you should sit for our LLN assessment before enrolment.

Support Services

During your studies with Future Academy, you will have access to a comprehensive range of support services.


CodeSIT 30616
Duration28 Weeks
work placement
AssessmentsCase Study
Role Play
Short answer
Delivery ModeClassroom Based Training
work placement
Entry RequirementsCandidates must be18 years old at the time of enrolment.

You will be interviewed by Future Academy to assess whether the course you want to enrol in is right for you. This is to ensure you will be able to cope with the demands of the course or so we can find a course more suited to what you want.

How to enrol

Your enrolment is only one step away! Enrolling with Future Academy is easy. Just call one of our friendly staff members on: 1300 827 188.

We appreciate that choosing the right course is important. If you would like to discuss your career or course contact us on 1300 827 188 or send us an email to info@futureacademy.edu.au with your queries.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

Students can apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for this qualification, and all students will be offered this option upon enrolment into the course. Please talk to one of our support officers for further information.

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Course Structure

Fifteen Units (7) coreand(8) electiveunits are required for the award of theSIT30616–Certificate III in Hospitality. Units have been selected in accordance with the packaging rules and are relevant to the work outcome, local industry requirements and qualification level.

The following Units of Competency as identified in the National Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package must be successfully completed to attain the Certificate III in Hospitality at Future Academy.

Unit CodeUnit TitleCore/Elective
BSBWOR203Work effectively with othersCore
SITHIND002Source and use information on the hospitality industryCore
SITHIND004Work effectively in hospitality serviceCore
SITXCCS006Provide service to customersCore
SITXCOM002Show social and cultural sensitivityCore
SITXHRM001Coach others in job skillsCore
SITXWHS001Participate in safe work practicesCore
SITXFSA001Use hygienic practices for food safetyElective
BSBITU306Design and produce business documentsElective
SITHFAB005Prepare and serve espresso coffeeElective
SITTHFAB007Serve food and beverageElective
SITHFAB014Provide table service of food and beverageElective
SITHFAB016Provide advice on foodElective
SITXFSA002Participate in safe food handling practicesElective
BSBCMM201Communicate in the workplaceElective
Future Academy does NOT guarantee that: –
  • A learner will successfully complete the course. This is subject to completing all the required units of competency.
  •  A learner will obtain an employment outcome as this is outside the control of Future Academy.
  •  A learner will obtain a qualification or a statement of attainment without successfully completing the assessments.