If you’re a senior operator, tap into our hospitality management course to develop a broad range of hospitality and managerial skills and a sound knowledge of the industry so you can coordinate hospitality operations.

After this hospitality course, you’ll be ready to operate independently, have responsibility for others and make a range of operational business decisions.

This hospitality course provides a pathway to work in any hospitality industry sector as a departmental or small business manager. You can apply to work at a diverse range of venues including restaurants, hotels, motels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. With this hospitality qualification, you can multi-skill or specialise in accommodation services, cookery, food and beverage and gaming.

National Code SIT50416
CRICOS Code 091006G
Study Areas Hospitality
Study Level Diploma
Course Type International TAFE Course
Campuses Box Hill Campus​​

Tuition Fee Type Estimated Fee
International Fee $7,905.00
Service Fees Estimated Annual Fees
Service & Amenities* $155.00
Core Skills Support** $75.00
Annual Material Fees $882.00
Retain Course Items*** No fee applies

* Does not apply to VETiS or Short course students.

** Does not apply to VETiS, International students, Short Courses, Graduate Degrees , or re-enrolling students who re-enrol in the same course.

***Retained Course Items are purchased by the student once prior to commencing. The course items bought by the student become the property of the student. Such items retain a generic application for other purposes outside the student's course of study (e.g. textbooks).

Annual student tuition & material fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Fees listed are for 2019 and may increase annually over the duration of delivery. Advertised start dates and delivery locations are subject to viable student numbers. For more information please contact our Course Advisors on 1300 BOX HILL.

Successful completion of Certificate IV in  Commercial Cookery.

A minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 (Academic) with no band less than 5.0. A minimum TOEFL score of 530 for paper examination; 179 for computer based and 71 for Internet based.

For other accepted tests, please visit the English Language Requirements page.

January and July

Full time: 6 months

2 years (incorporates the Certificate III (12 months) and the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery (6 months)).

Box Hill

You must have successfully completed Year 12 or equivalent or be a mature age applicant. Hospitality experience is highly regarded.


To assist prospective students to determine whether a course is suitable and appropriate for the individual needs the Institute and CAE will assess all students’ language, literacy and numeracy and digital literacy by asking you to undertake a self-assessment review prior to the enrolment.

A course advisor will discuss the outcomes of the review and make recommendations about whether the course is suitable for you, and identify additional support where required.

If you are an Australian citizen or permanent resident and meet the selection criteria, you may have the opportunity to complete a semester of our course overseas with one of our Global Education Network (GEN) partners in the United States of America and Canada. You must have a strong academic record and be able to demonstrate your ability to represent Box Hill Institute in a professional manner.

Successful completion will enable you to apply for entry to our Bachelor of Hospitality Management with credits for your previous study.

Direct entry. See how to apply or contact the international office.

This course is government accredited and has national recognition

The qualification is aligned with the Australian Qualification Framework (AQF) level 5

Possible job titles include:

  • banquet or function manager
  • bar manager
  • café manager
  • chef de cuisine

Completion of 28 (13 core and 15 elective).

Last updated: February 18, 2019 02:00pm