Charles Darwin University

Certificate I in Tourism (Australian Indigenous Culture) - SIT10116

Charles Darwin University

Type of institution: University/Higher Education Institution
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00300K

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who participate in a range of routine and predictable tourism work activities. They work under close supervision and are given clear directions to complete tasks. This qualification provides a pathway to work in a range of job roles in the tourism industry in organisations with an Indigenous focus. These include tour operators or operators of a site or cultural or heritage centre. Individuals may have a very specific role, as an Australian Indigenous person or other individual approved of by local elders to share aspects of their culture with visitors in a formal or informal way.Possible job titles include:assistant in an Indigenous cultural centreassistant Indigenous guideIndigenous storyteller.No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


  • 6 units: 2 core
  • 4 elective


  • Communicate in the workplace
  • Use hygienic practices for food safety
  • Work effectively with others
  • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • Clean premises and equipment
  • Participate in safe work practices
  • Sell products and services
  • Carry out basic workplace calculations
  • Provide customer information and assistance
  • Organise and complete daily work activities
  • Interpret aspects of local Australian Indigenous culture
  • Develop keyboard skills
  • Source and present information

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Alice Springs No
Palmerston No
Remote Learning No

Related courses

Browse more courses
Is the information on this page correct? Request update
Enquire about this course
You must agree before submitting.

Become a member

Already a member? LoginForgot password?

Join the conversation