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Certificate I in Hospitality

Certificate I in Hospitality
Course Duration
6-12 months
Course Delivery
School Partnerships
Course Entry Requirements
Entry Requirements
Course Accreditation
This is a nationally recognised qualification


This program goes beyond the classroom, immersing students in thrilling real-world experiences. They will dive into hands-on projects and activities that connect them with their school’s dynamic community while simulating actual business and hospitality settings. It’s an adventure waiting to happen!

This program also includes the following:

  • Exclusive access to our immersive learning environment – Bluey’s Cafe
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Choose how you want to train.
The Delivery Options are:

This qualification is designed for school students who want to explore opportunities in hospitality. It offers structured guidance and support for carrying out tasks while working closely with experienced mentors.

When you finish SIT10222 Certificate I in Hospitality qualification, you’ll be able to:

  • Provide customer service
  • Be hygienically safe
  • Work in a team
  • Present information to customers
  • Patriciate in safe work practices

Check each course option below as not all delivery options apply.

  1. Live Class
    i) Group workshop with a trainer to support and guide you through activities. Ask us for scheduled course dates at locations convenient to you.
    ii) We can also come to your workplace and deliver a customised program to meet your workplace needs (Minimum numbers apply. Contact us to discuss your particular needs).
  2. Blended Learning
    This is a flexible and efficient way to complete your qualification. It may include live classes, online study, self-paced activities and webinars.
  3. Online
    The entire course is offered electronically through our Learning Management System.
  4. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
    Recognition of Prior Learning is the process that is used to recognise the skills and knowledge you have acquired through personal and work experience - the "University of Life". The evidence you provide is matched to a complete qualification where possible or alternatively, to part of a qualification. A successful RPL application means that you could receive certification without further study or may be able to fast track through a qualification. Please contact us to organise an individual assessment of your current knowledge and skills.

Completing this qualification could lead to a variety of entry-level opportunities such as:

  • Food runner
  • Glass runner
  • Housekeeping assistant
  • Kitchen steward
  • Kitchenhand

A good command of written English and the ability to allocate appropriate study hours each week.

You have 6-12 months from course commencement to complete this qualification depending on the mode of delivery.

To complete this qualification, you must demonstrate competency in a total of 3 units. 3 of these units are core and there are 3 electives, including 1 unit from Group A. The table below shows the content of our standard specialisation streams, however other electives are available.

Units of CompetencyCore/Elective
SITXWHS005 Participate in safe work practicesCore
BSBTWK201 Work effectively with othersCore
SITXCCS009 Provide customer information and assistanceCore
SITXFSA005 Use hygienic practices for food safetyGroup A
SITHCCC024 Prepare and present simple dishesGroup B
SITHCCC025 Prepare and present sandwichesGroup B

Your learning resources will include:

  • Training Manual
  • Resource Library containing document templates, samples, fact sheets and explainer videos
  • Access to live and recorded webinars and online discussion forums
  • Access to our Learning Management System

You will also be able to access our “Homework Club” tutorials and individual support calls.

During your studies, you will need access to the following:

  • Computer with compatible operating system (Windows 8 or higher, Mac)
  • Printer, scanner and phone
  • Current web browser (Chrome, Safari or Firefox)
  • Email address and stable Internet connection access (with a reliable speed of at least 5mbps)
  • Microsoft Office - including Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Adobe reader

Assessment is a combination of:

  • Knowledge questions
  • Case studies and Projects
  • Practical Activities

If you successfully complete this qualification, you could continue your studies in higher level tourism or hospitality qualifications within the VET sector.

Please see our full Fee Schedule for information about unit costs (where applicable), RPL fees and Refund Policy. Flexible payment options are available.

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