Cambridge Academy of English

SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management

Cambridge Academy of English

Course details

CRICOS course code: 0101547

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


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, cafés, and coffee shops. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, cookery, food and beverage and gaming.

Course units

In order to receive this qualification, twenty-eight units must be completed satisfactorily:

  • 13 core units
  • 15 elective units

Career outcomes

This course provides participants with the skills to obtain the occupational position across various industrial sectors. Job roles and titles vary across these different industry sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • banquet or function manager
  • bar manager
  • café manager
  • chef de cuisine
  • chef patissier
  • club manager
  • executive housekeeper
  • front office manager
  • gaming manager
  • kitchen manager
  • motel manager
  • restaurant manager
  • sous chef
  • unit manager catering operations.

Academic pathways

Individuals who successfully complete the Diploma of Hospitality Management may progress to higher qualifications in hospitality and management.

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Course opportunities

Start date: To suit the client/individual
Study mode: Full time

Cambridge Academy of English

3431 Pacific Highway
Brisbane Queensland 4127

Entry criteria

Applicants must have completed year 12 high school or equivalent. There are no specific prerequisite units for entry to this qualification. However, many of the individual units of competency require the following prerequisite unit:

  • SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety.

Applicants must be 18 years and above

Entry requirements for NESB Students

Following are the language literacy requirements for this course:

International students will need to present IELTS test results prior to enrolment as an indicator of their proficiency (This is required for visa purposes). Students who have an IELTS band of 5.5 will be deemed to have the language requirements for entry into this course. Students who have an IELTS Band less than 5.5 will need to undertake English classes prior to enrolling in this course. It is anticipated that most international students who meet the entry criteria will have the required numeracy and literacy levels.

Any required support will be ascertained by asking for this information at the time of enrolment. Trainers will ascertain any further needs as the course progresses.


Cambridge Academy of English
3431 Pacific Highway
Brisbane Queensland 4127