SIT40416 Certificate IV in Hospitality

Clinton Institute

Course details

CRICOS course code: 096545F

Level of study: Certificates & Diplomas


This qualification provides student a pathway to work as supervisor in hospitality organisations such as restaurants, hotels, motels, clubs, pubs and coffee shops.

This course covers skills and knowledge that is generally applicable across a wide range of more specific settings (café, bar, restaurant, hotel, casino etc).

While this course is suitable for someone who has not worked in a hospitality or management context in the past, some roles which include general service provision in these environments may require additional basic training to meet specific requirements in relation to food handling, alcohol service, cooking operations or gambling, for example, which may require additional training or licenses not included in this course.

Learner Characteristics/ Target Group

Target groups for the Certificate IV in Hospitality:

Seeking a career as a supervisor in Hospitality

Seeking to enter a new industry sector

Seeking a pathway to higher education qualifications

Students will usually be new entrants. However, credit and/or RPL can be provided for those with existing skills and knowledge allowing such students to complete the course in a shorter timeframe.


Possible job titles include:

bar supervisor or team leader


food and beverage supervisor or team leader

front office supervisor or team leader

housekeeping supervisor or team leader

gaming supervisor or team leader

duty manager or shift manager

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their vocational studies by undertaking the Diploma of Hospitality Management or other management or hospitality qualifications at Diploma level or above (depending on students individual eligibility).

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
Total tuition fees: 11,000, Application fee: 200 (offshore students...
Read moreTotal tuition fees: 11,000, Application fee: 200 (offshore students only), Enrolment fee: 250; Material fee - 200 per semester for Melbourne Campus, 300 per semester for Hobart Campus. Security pass depot: 100, which is a refundable deposit for the building security pass, this 100 will be refunded upon return of the security pass at your final pass.
Dec 2022 54 weeks
Read more54 weeks, including 46 weeks of study periods and 8 weeks of holidays

Full time
Clinton Institute
Melbourne Campus
Level 11, 343 Little Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

There are no pre-requisites for this qualification or any of the units of competency contained within it.

Clinton Institute requires that students are able to provide evidence that they:

• Are at least 18 years of age
• Have completed at least the equivalent of Year 12
• Are able to demonstrate a level of language, learning and numeracy skills suitable to this course (test to be administered by Clinton Institute includes written assessment and phone interview)
• Are able to provide evidence of an IELTS score of 5.5 or equivalent (test results must be no more than 2 years old) OR be able to waive English Language requirement as per details.


Clinton Institute
Melbourne Campus
Level 11, 343 Little Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
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