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SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality

Grow your hospitality career

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have a range of well-developed hospitality service, sales or operational skills and sound knowledge of industry operations. Using discretion and judgement, they work with some independence and under limited supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, motels, clubs, pubs, cafés, and coffee shops. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in accommodation services, food and beverage and gaming.


Core Units

  • SITHIND002 Source and use information on the hospitality industry

  • SITXCCS006 Provide service to customers

  • SITHIND004 Work effectively in hospitality services

  • SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices

  • BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others

  • SITXHRM001 Coach others in job skills

  • SITXCOM002 Show social and cultural sensitivity

  • SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol

  • SITHFAB001 Clean and tidy bar areas

  • SITHFAB003 Operate a bar

  • SITHFAB005 Prepare and serve espresso coffee

  • SITXCCS002 Provide visitor information

  • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

  • SITHFAB004 Use Business Technology (BSB Training Package)

  • SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety.

Entry Requirements

There are no pre-requisites for entry to this qualification, however Far North Training & Consultancy has the following selection criteria for this course:

  • The participant will be required before enrolling to complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy assessment to determine what level of support the participant may need to assist them through their study program.


Program delivery can be face to face in a small group training environment located in Mossman. For participants under contract with the Australian Apprenticeship Centre and an Employer, delivery of training will be in the workplace.

**This course requires students to undertake 36 service periods in a hospitality environment as part of their course.

Awards Issued

Students who successfully complete this nationally recognised training will be awarded the Qualification SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality.

Recommended Requirements

This course requires students to undertake 36 service periods in a hospitality environment as part of their course, therefore transport to the work placement is required. Students will also need suitable attire, white polo shirt, black shorts and enclosed black shoes.


Program duration for a full-time student is an average of 12 months. Some students may complete the course in less time, however. Students must participate and attend 36 service periods in a hospitality establishment.


The program can be delivered in Cairns, at Far North Training & Consultancy, or on-site at each individual employer’s venue in Far North Queensland.


This course is an initiative of the Queensland Government under Certificate 3 Guarantee, funded by the Department of Education & Training. To find out if you are eligible, click here.

Get in touch

If you have any questions regarding any of the courses on offer, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Call us on 07 4098 1228 or get in touch today to see if you are eligible.

Please note

Far North Training & Consultancy cannot promise that:

  • You will successfully complete a course

  • You will obtain employment in a certain industry as a result of undertaking one of our courses.