SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management

Hilton Academy

Course details

CRICOS course code: 102942E

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

Qualification Pathways

Students who complete this course may wish to continue their education into a range of Advanced Diploma qualifications, such as the SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management.

Employment Opportunities

Potential employment options are in the hospitality and service industry as a manager, owner or a chef in small restaurant or a café or an executive chef, manager, general manager, food and beverage manager at a large hotel or resort.

Course Mode, Delivery and Duration

This program is delivered in the classroom at our city campus Level 6250 Collins Street. Practical face to face training is provided in a commercial kitchen located at 54-56 La Trobe Street Melbourne 3000. A work placement is also required. There are no additional fees for this work placement.
This qualification is expected to be completed in 78 weeks. This will include 60 weeks of face to face training and assessment spread over 6 terms of 10 weeks each (including a total of 48 hours of workplace for the unit SITHKOP005 Coordinate cooking operations*) and 18 weeks of term breaks (accumulative).

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Tuition Fees (AUD $) Start date Duration Campus
Tuition Fee: 18,750; Enrolment Fee: 250; Material Fee: 1,000 Dec 2022 78 weeks
Full time
Hilton Academy
Level 6, 250 Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000

Entry criteria

Age Requirements

Students must be a minimum age of 18 years or above at the time of course commencement.

Academic Requirements

To enter this qualification, applicants should have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or an international secondary school year which is equivalent to Australian Year 12) with satisfactory results, OR successful completion of a recognised Foundation Studies program in Australia, OR successful completion of the international Baccalaureate Certificate, OR Successful completion of an Australian qualification of AQF level 3. An educational achievement which is greater than any of these is also suitable.

English Language Requirements

To enter this qualification, applicants must also meet English Language Requirements – IELTS (Academic) overall score of 5.5 or TOEFL IBT 46 or Cambridge English Advanced (CAE) 162 or PTE Academic 42 or equivalent.


Hilton Academy
Level 6, 250 Collins Street
Melbourne Victoria 3000
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