Certificate IV in Hospitality

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Certificate IV in Hospitality provides participants with a suite of skills they need to work in hospitality up to a supervisory role.

Participants are trained in bar operations and lear how to set up a bar for service, take drink orders and then prepare and serve alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks, including Cocktails.

Course Summary

  • Accreditation: Nationally accredited as Certificate IV in Hospitality SIT40313
  • Course fee: $3600

Participants learn how to coach other staff in job duties, how to manage a food safety plan and get an understanding of the demands of management.

The course timetable is offered 2 days per week for 18 weeks at Hospitality Training Australia training centres. Students will study this course at our centres at 250 Collins Street, Melbourne (between Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street) and Schon Cafe, Bar & Restaurant, 112 Peel Street, North Melbourne (next to Queen Victoria Market).

More Information

To enrol in this course you can:
  • Telephone Admissions on 03 9639 5551;
  • Email admissions@hosptrain.edu.au
  • Visit us at Level 6, 250 Collins Street, Melbourne;
  • Book online.

Course Information

Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.

Current Intakes

Current intake is full, please contact admissions for next intake or a link for the next intake.


Melbourne Training Centre
Level 6, 250 Collins Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
Phone: 1300 659 557
Schön Café, Bar & Restaurant
112 Peel Street
North Melbourne, VIC 3051
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Trainer Profiles

Jeanne is a career chef who holds a TAA40104 Training & Assessment qualification and has over 20 years experience within the hospitality and catering industry. Jeanne loves her students and takes great pride in getting quality results from their input.
Raelene has had the joy of running every aspect of her successful 7 days a week fully licensed café that could seat 100 people, for 9yrs. Instructing staff, perfecting her cooking skills and learning about accounting has paved the way for her next adventure.  Raelene completed her Certificate I...
Tracey’s role at HTA is to deliver short courses, certificate & diploma courses and onsites in both cookery & food & beverage. Tracey’s has enjoyed a hospitality career span over 25 years commencing when she was still completing her Secondary Schooling. Her scope of employmen...
Jonathan holds a TAE40110 Training & Assessment qualification and working with children certificate. He has over 5 years of Hospitality Management experience both in Australia and his native country India. 
Mirco has enjoyed a hospitality career span over three decades. European trained, he has worked in international hotels and resorts both in Europe and Australia. He has held various positions in Food and Beverage Management; Maître d'hôtel, Restaurant Manager, Banquets Manager and Food & Bev...
Jonathon holds a TAE40110 and is a passionate hospitality professional with over 20 years of experience within the hospitality sector including chef to hotel management. He is passionate about educating the hospitality professionals of the future. 
Haley Gunn is an energetic and highly motivated customer service professional with extensive experience in the food service industry. Her expertise lies in working in fine dining restaurants performing all roles with top-quality service with over 10 years experience in front of house roles. Sh...
Daniela Durik holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment as well as a Diploma in Hospitality Management. She has 15 years of experience in the hospitality industry, including 2 years experience as a Barista Trainer at Retail Food Group and is the co-owner of Ditzy Dani's Ca...
Giovanni Raggi holds an Italian Diploma in Hospitality and Commercial Cookery and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment. He has more than 25 years of experience in the hospitality industry and performed a wide variety of roles both in Europe and Australia including working in luxury hotels, as...
Dean Miller joined Hospitality Training Australia in 2009 as the head chef of Schӧn Training Restaurant. With 15 years of industry experience, Dean has worked in a variety of successful commercial establishments holding positions as head chef, sous chef and chef de partie. Dean also gained experienc...
Kevin has been involved in the Vocation Education and Training industry for over twenty years and the emergency management field for over fifteen years. Kevin has extensive experience in the managing and delivery of training to public, private and government organizations, previously as Head of Depa...

Course Cost

The $3600 enrolment fee entitles eligible individual students to receive:

  • Student workbooks for all study modules;
  • Full participation in all training and assessment activities;
  • Certificate IV in Hospitality, Statement of results and compliance certification;
  • Resume development assistance;
  • Work placement assistance and post training support sessions with students;

Course Outline

Units of competency

BSBDIV501A Manage diversity in the workplace
SITHIND301 Work effectively in hospitality service (Passport)
SITXCCS401 Enhance the customer service experience
SITXFIN402 Manage finances within a budget
SITXHRM301 Coach other in job skills
SITXCOM401 Manage Conflict
SITXFSA101 Use hygienic practices for food safety
SITXHRM402 Lead and manage people
SITXMGT401 Monitor work operations
SITXWHS401 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
SITHFAB202 Operate a bar
SITHFAB204 Prepare and serve espresso coffee
SITHIND201 Source and use information on the hospitality industry
SITHFAB201 Provide responsible service of alcohol
SITHFAB203 Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages
SITHFAB303 Prepare and serve coctails
SITHFAB305 Provide advice on Australian wines
SITHFAB304 Provide advice on beers, spirits and liqueurs
SITHFAB307 Provide table service of food and beverage
SITHGAM201 Provide responsible gambling services
HLTAID003 Provide first Aid


Job Placements Opportunities

All graduates access casual and part time employment opportunities with the following contract catering companies.

Click on the link below to apply for a hospitality vacancy with these employers: