Certificate III in Hospitality
TAFE Queensland Gold Coast
|Campus||Mid Year Intake?||Study Mode||Entry Requirements|
|Southport||Yes||Full-time internal, Part-time Block or Day Release||
No minimum education
This qualification is part of the Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package. It 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. It provides a pathway to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, motels, clubs, pubs, cafes, and coffee shops and allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, food and beverage and gaming.
Subjects you can Study
Core: Work effectively with others; Source and use information on the hospitality industry; Work effectively in hospitality service; Provide service to customers; Show social and cultural sensitivity; Coach others in job skills; Participate in safe work practices. Electives: Use hygienic practices for hospitality service; Maintain hard floor surfaces; Clean window coverings; Conduct night audit; Provide visitor information; Prepare sandwiches; Maintain financial records; Serve food and beverage; Deal Blackjack games; Process reservations; plus more.
About TAFE Queensland Gold CoastTAFE Queensland Gold Coast has four campuses and an enrolment of over 16,000 students each year.
The Institute provides nationally recognised and accredited qualifications, including apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates and advanced diplomas. With partnerships across 45 industry reference groups and 9 Australian universities, all courses are designed to ensure graduates enter the workforce or university with relevant practical skills. Many of the Institute's courses offer a pathway to university.
TAFE Queensland Gold Coast has a dedicated international team servicing its international students, as well as an IELTS testing facility. Students completing a specialised English program can enter directly into a certificate or diploma course.
Free student support services and commercial training facilities are available.
The Gold Coast has beaches, national parks, rainforests and a cosmopolitan lifestyle. It is 45 minutes by road from Brisbane, Queensland's capital, and has excellent medical facilities, food, public transport and educational services. A wide range of accommodation options is available or, with a homestay arrangement, students can live with an Australian family and practice their English skills.
Provider CRICOS: 03037G RTO code: 0083
Certificate IIICourse code: SIT30616
- Full-time internal = 0.5 year
- Part-time Block or Day Release = 1 year
15 units: 7 core; 8 elective
No minimum education
Certificate IV in Hospitality; or Certificate IV qualifications in other service industry fields
Life after Study
Bar attendants prepare and mix drinks, serving customers in hotels, bars, cafes, restaurants, clubs and other licensed entertainment venues.
Baristas prepare and serve espresso coffee and other hot beverages to patrons in restaurants, cafes, coffee shops and dining establishments.
Bookmaker's clerks take bets from customers at betting agencies or bookmakers' stands, or over the phone, and assist bookmakers to provide betting services at race meetings.
Gaming workers provide gamblers with gaming services in casinos and other gambling establishments.
Hotel and motel front office attendants look after the needs of guests on arrival and during their stay in a hotel or motel.
Porters carry luggage for guests in hotels and motels, and for passengers in transport terminals. They also show guests to their rooms, berths or cabins, and provide other guest services.
Receptionists act as the first point of contact in an organisation, greeting people and attending to enquiries made by phone or in person.
Room attendants clean and maintain rooms in hotels, motels and other places of accommodation.