Offering Info

Diploma of Hospitality Management

  • National Course Code: SIT50416
  • TAFE NSW code: SIT50416-01V02-20NBC-202

Location – Northern Beaches

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

03 Feb 2020

Hours Per Week



36 Weeks

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • VET Student Loans Available

Course Details

This qualification reflects the role of highly skilled senior operators who use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with managerial skills and sound knowledge of industry to coordinate hospitality operations. They operate independently, have responsibility for others and make a range of operational business decisions.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in any hospitality industry sector as a departmental or small business manager. The diversity of employers includes restaurants, hotels, motels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafs, and coffee shops. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, cookery, food and beverage and gaming.

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

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.


To successfully complete this course, you will need: - to successfully complete 13 core units and 15 elective units.

It's all happening at TAFE NSW InfoFest. Register for an information session to broaden your skills set to get ahead. Can't find an Information Session for you? Enquire Online or call 131601.

The times listed are indicative hours of attendance in Semester 1 of the course. Some class times do change through the semester as part of the flexible delivery methods used. All classes in Semester 2 will be during the day averaging 6 hrs per day from 9:00am. Classes will be scheduled over 3 days in semester 2.


To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend an information session.

Date: Thursday, 12 December, 2019
Time: 05:30pm to 07:00pm
Location: Building M, Pittwater Restaurant
Campus: Northern beaches


Date: Thursday, 23 January, 2020
Time: 03:00pm to 06:00pm
Location: Building M, Pittwater Restaurant
Campus: Northern beaches

At this session you will finalise your enrolment and receive information about timetables, uniforms and required learning resources. Original documentation (certificates, transcripts and resumes) to support requests for recognition of previous studies and work experience are to be presented at this session. Specific details about the orientation session will be given to you on the 23rd of Janaury 2020 when you attend the compulsory information session. They will aslo be sent to you by email. Orientation activities will be a various times during your first week of study.


This course offering is designed for people who:
The target participants for this cohort are any Year 12 school leaver and people with industry experience seeking further promotion or people who are making a career change into the Tourism and Hospitality Industry.
Study locally and work globally. Northern Beaches TAFE campus is Australia?s premier Hospitality School. Our internationally recognised, state of the art facilities can launch your career in one of the world?s most exciting and largest industries. Our courses offer you real life work experience with 100% of our students gaining employment with one of our industry partners before they complete the course. Upon completion of this course you will receive 12 months credit from our Bachelor of our Event Tourism and Hospitality Management.


We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

  • LinkedIn Learning (formerly
  • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
  • Easy computing online short courses
  • Access to local TAFE libraries

This course is currently scheduled on Monday from 03:00pm to 09:30pm, Tuesday from 12:30pm to 04:30pm, Wednesday from 09:00pm to 04:00pm and Thursday 09:00am to 04:00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.


This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?


This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.


You will need to provide the following resources which is retained on completion of study:
The course includes "Responsible Service of Alcohol" training. This is an additional cost of $85.00

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Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed above. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.


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Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Incidental Cost
  • Student Association - $20.00
Code Name Start Date End Date Census Date Amount
20NBC00106 UOS 1-SIT50416-20NBC-202-SSVSL 03 Feb 2020 17 Apr 2020 02 Mar 2020 $1,058.00
20NBC00108 UOS 2-SIT50416-20NBC-202-SSVSL 20 Apr 2020 10 Jul 2020 01 Jun 2020 $1,058.00
20NBC00110 UOS 3-SIT50416-20NBC-202-SSVSL 06 Jul 2020 25 Sep 2020 03 Aug 2020 $1,058.00
20NBC00153 UOS 4-SIT50416-20NBC-202-SSVSL 28 Sep 2020 11 Dec 2020 02 Nov 2020 $1,056.00

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.
For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

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Core Units
Number Title
BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace
SITXGLC001 Research and comply with regulatory requirements
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships
BSBMGT517 Manage operational plan
SITXCOM005 Manage conflict
SITXHRM002 Roster staff
SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget
SITXWHS003 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service practices
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations
Elective Units
Number Title
SITHFAB004 Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages
SITXHRM001 Coach others in job skills
SITHACS008 Provide accommodation reception services
SITTTSL007 Process reservations
SITHFAB005 Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol
SITHFAB003 Operate a bar
SITHFAB014 Provide table service of food and beverage
SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices
SITHACS003 Prepare rooms for guests
BSBSUS401 Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
SITXHRM004 Recruit, select and induct staff
SITHIND004 Work effectively in hospitality service
SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITHFAB007 Serve food and beverage

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

Possible job titles include:
banquet or function manager
bar manager
cafe manager
chef de cuisine
chef patissier
club manager
executive housekeeper
front office manager
gaming manager
kitchen manager
motel manager
restaurant manager
sous chef

Whether you're a school leaver, an aspiring apprentice, looking to kickstart a career, or you're upskilling, reskilling, or re-training, there's a TAFE NSW course to give you the skills you need for the job you want.

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Course Location

Northern Beaches
154 Old Pittwater Road, Brookvale
Phone 131 601

Fees information

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