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SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

SIT60316 | CRICOS: 097082B

Elevate your hospitality management skills with this Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management at Queensland Academy of Technology.

The Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management at will give you the specialised knowledge and practical skills required to work in high-level management roles in the hospitality industry. By pursuing this career, you open up a plethora of fantastic employment prospects in the hospitality industry including managerial roles in a hotel, restaurant, venue, and club setting. With Australia’s hospitality industry currently experiencing high growth, you can enter this career path knowing you are in high demand in the workforce.

Course Description

Upon successful completion of SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management at QAT, you will have the necessary skills and knowledge required to work in high-level management roles in the hospitality industry. This qualification provides a comprehensive pathway for students wishing to develop the knowledge and skills required at supervisory and management levels across a range of hospitality industry occupations. Students will develop management and leadership skills in areas such as marketing, human resources, business planning and financial control.

Course Duration and Study Options

  • 40 weeks (2 days per week)
  • 5 hours distance learning

Entry Requirements

  • IELTS 5.5 or equivalent* (No band below 5.0)
  • Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent in the student’s home country).
  • Students who have not completed Year 12 (or equivalent) must have relevant work experience or a qualification that indicate a likely success of course completion.

*Alternatively, students are required to take a pre-test before enrolment.

Tuition Fees

From $5,000**

**Check Fees and Funding or contact QAT for latest promotion.


Skills and knowledge assessments are an essential step in progressing through your course. You may be assessed in a number of ways while you study at the Queensland Academy of Technology, including observation, written assessment, questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback, and through recognition of prior learning.

You can choose to package this course with the Certificate IV in Hospitality for shorter duration and less cost. Contact us to find out more! Contact us to find out more!

Payment Options

We have many payment options available depending on each individual student. Please Contact QAT to know what payment option suits you.

Why Study Hospitality with QAT?

At QAT our aim is to assist you in reaching the required competence and confidence to succeed within the Hospitality industry.

Join QAT industry award winning trainers who will provide you with the individual training support to successfully achieve your study to reach career goals and gain employment in the Hospitality, Events and Tourism industry.

You will receive:
  • This course will equip students with the necessary skills and knowledge to become a qualified manager in the hospitality industry.
  • This qualification is nationally recognised.
  • Our trainers are qualified, industry-experienced professionals who provide one-on-one support to ensure you have the knowledge and skills needed to succeed in the field.
  • Students will be trained in real world settings and acquire job-ready skills through their training.
  • Successful completion of this course will enable you to work as a manager in the hospitality industry, or complete further study with our internal or university pathways.

Qualification Units

Manage finances
Develop and implement a business plan
Recruit, select and induct staff
Monitor staff performance
Develop and implement marketing strategies
Establish and maintain a work health and safety system
Manage physical assets
Manage diversity in the workplace
Manage operational plan
Develop and Manage Quality Customer service practices
Manage finances within a budget
Prepare and monitor budgets
Research and comply with regulatory requirements
Lead and manage people
Monitor work operations
Establish and conduct business relationships
Use hygienic practices for food safety
Work effectively as a cook
Roster staff
Manage conflict
Use food preparation equipment
Prepare dishes using basic methods of cookery
Prepare appetisers and salads
Prepare stocks, sauces and soups
Prepare vegetable, fruit, eggs and farinaceous dishes
Prepare poultry dishes
Prepare seafood dishes
Prepare meat dishes
Produce desserts
Prepare food to meet special dietary requirements
Produce cakes, pastries and breads
Develop menus for special dietary requirements
Coordinate cooking operations

Employment Opportunities

This course is designed to help students achieve their leadership goals. Potential career areas for senior hospitality professionals include:

  • Restaurant owner/manager
  • Venue manager
  • Club manager
  • Hotel Management (front office manager, rooms division manager, food and beverage manager, human resources manager, executive housekeeper, purchasing manager)

Further Study

Upon successful completion of this course, students can pursue further studies from our wide range of university pathways.

Our pathways for this course include the following study areas:

  • Business
  • Hotel Management
  • Hospitality Management
  • Tourism

Students can have up to 8 units (1 years) credit transferred.

For more information on our university pathways, please see University Pathways

Any Questions?

For assistance, our Enrolments Team are more than happy to help you with any questions you may have.
Contact us now and we'll get you started.

Course Overview

  • Duration

    25 - 40 weeks*

  • Delivery Mode

    Campus, Distance

  • Units


  • Work Placement:


  • Intake Dates

    Every 8 weeks*

  • Cost

    From $5,500

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