Diploma of Hospitality Management (Release 1)


Our Version Number: Release 1

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Qualification Description

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


Possible job titles include:

  • banquet or function manager
  • bar manager
  • café manager
  • chef de cuisine
  • chef patissier
  • club manager
  • executive housekeeper
  • front office manager
  • gaming manager
  • kitchen manager
  • motel manager
  • restaurant manager
  • sous chef
  • unit manager catering operations.


No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.


Mapping Notes Date
Supersedes and is equivalent to SIT50313 - Diploma of Hospitality • Equivalent  02/Mar/2016

    Package Rules

    28 units must be completed:

    • 13 core units
    • 15 elective units, consisting of:
      • 1 unit from Group A
      • 1 unit from Group B
      • 8 units from Group C
      • 5 units from Group C, elsewhere in the SIT Training Package, or any other current Training Package or accredited course.


    The selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the complexity of skills appropriate to the AQF level of this qualification.

Core Units - 13 required

Elective Units Group A - 1 - 2 required

Elective Units Group B - 1 - 3 required

Elective Units Group C - 8 - 13 required

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