2 years full time / available part time
2 years full time / available part time
There are no formal entrance requirements for this course.
Academic IELTS 5.5 with no individual band below 5.0.
February, July, February, July, Midyear
Hospitality business ownership in Australia is more popular than ever. Combined with a growing population and the rise of ‘foodie’ culture, business is booming for restaurants, cafes and bars. Employment is expected to grow significantly in the next 5 years, by 12.1% – that’s roughly 91,000 jobs. Whether you’re already working in hospitality or looking for a challenging role, Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Hospitality will provide you with the skills for leadership in this dynamic industry.
Melbourne Polytechnic’s Advanced Diploma of Hospitality will equip you with the skills to manage a variety of hospitality enterprises. You will master cocktail creation, business plan development, compliance with hospitality laws and regulations, staff rostering and diversity management. Melbourne Polytechnic facilities include an award-winning fully- operational commercial restaurant, St Georges, and a fully-equipped training bar, using the latest technologies and methodologies. You will learn with industry-experienced teachers and will have the opportunity to network and grow your professional contacts as you get real-world experience before you even graduate.
This course is designed to build you into an industry leader and achieve your management goals. You’ll graduate ready to coordinate hospitality operations and make independent strategic business management decisions. You’ll be ready to step into a senior hospitality role, including restaurant owner/manager, venue manager, club manager or a role in hotel management. With an Advanced Diploma of Hospitality from Melbourne Polytechnic, you’ll be ready to unleash your leadership potential.
"It means future to me now. All I was doing before this was working in small jobs, or jobs that aren't going to get me far in life, so studying is a huge deal to me. It got me where I am now.... And it actually, studying gave me a path to go somewhere in my life."
All Hospitality training is conducted between Monday to Saturday from 8.30am to 9.30pm. The nature of the industry requires students to participate in service periods that are reflective of the job outcomes and will include lunch and dinner service periods within our student led cafes and restaurants.
Various forms of assessment may be used, including practical assessment, role plays, assignments, class work and theory tests
The hours displayed are nominal, actual classroom hours delivered may differ. Please contact us for the latest student contact hours information.
|SITHFAB007||SERVE FOOD AND BEVERAGE||Core||80|
|SITHFAB002||PROVIDE RESPONSIBLE SERVICE OF ALCOHOL||Core||10|
|SITXHRM004||RECRUIT, SELECT AND INDUCT STAFF||Core||60|
|SITXGLC001||RESEARCH AND COMPLY WITH REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS||Core||80|
|SITXFIN004||PREPARE AND MONITOR BUDGETS||Core||30|
|SITHFAB016||PROVIDE ADVICE ON FOOD||Core||40|
|SITEEVT005||PLAN IN-HOUSE EVENTS OR FUNCTIONS||Core||40|
|SITHFAB014||PROVIDE TABLE SERVICE OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE||Core||110|
|SITXWHS003||IMPLEMENT AND MONITOR WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY PRACTICES||Core||30|
|SITXMGT001||MONITOR WORK OPERATIONS||Core||20|
|BSBWOR203||WORK EFFECTIVELY WITH OTHERS||Core||15|
|SITXWHS004||ESTABLISH AND MAINTAIN A WORK HEALTH AND SAFETY SYSTEM||Core||30|
|SITHIND004||WORK EFFECTIVELY IN HOSPITALITY SERVICE||Core||1|
|SITXWHS001||PARTICIPATE IN SAFE WORK PRACTICES||Core||12|
|SITXMPR007||DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT MARKETING STRATEGIES||Core||80|
|SITHFAB017||PROVIDE ADVICE ON FOOD AND BEVERAGE MATCHING||Core||50|
|BSBMGT517||MANAGE OPERATIONAL PLAN||Core||70|
|SITXHRM006||MONITOR STAFF PERFORMANCE||Core||50|
|SITXFIN003||MANAGE FINANCES WITHIN A BUDGET||Core||30|
|SITXFSA001||USE HYGIENIC PRACTICES FOR FOOD SAFETY||Core||15|
|SITXMGT002||ESTABLISH AND CONDUCT BUSINESS RELATIONSHIPS||Core||60|
|SITHFAB008||OPERATE AND MONITOR CELLAR SYSTEMS||Core||40|
|SITXFIN005||MANAGE PHYSICAL ASSETS||Core||40|
|SITXHRM003||LEAD AND MANAGE PEOPLE||Core||60|
|BSBMGT617||DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT A BUSINESS PLAN||Core||60|
|SITXCCS007||ENHANCE CUSTOMER SERVICE EXPERIENCES||Core||40|
|SITXCOM002||SHOW SOCIAL AND CULTURAL SENSITIVITY||Core||20|
|SITHFAB003||OPERATE A BAR||Core||35|
|SITXCCS008||DEVELOP AND MANAGE QUALITY CUSTOMER SERVICE PRACTICES||Core||30|
|BSBDIV501||MANAGE DIVERSITY IN THE WORKPLACE||Core||60|
|SITXHRM001||COACH OTHERS IN JOB SKILLS||Core||20|
|SITXCCS006||PROVIDE SERVICE TO CUSTOMERS||Core||25|
|SITHIND002||SOURCE AND USE INFORMATION ON THE HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY||Core||25|
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We're really excited for you to join the Melbourne Polytechnic community and we look forward to supporting you on your education journey.
The first step to enrolling is completing the application short form. You'll then receive a link to complete a few more personal details.
It is a mandatory government requirement for all prospective students to complete an online literacy and numeracy assessment. Once you are ready to enrol, you will be invited to attend of our Skills and Job Centres, or come to campus to complete your enrolment in person.
For Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas, you may be eligible for a VET Student Loan. Read more about them here.
If you need assistance with your application and the next steps, you can contact one of our Education and Course Advisors on 03 9269 8400 or follow a step-by-step guide to enrolling for vocational education local students.
All future international students will need to complete the short application form. After this, you will be redirected to the full enrollment application form and provide further documentation and forms specifically for International Students. Following this, you will be contacted by a member of the International Office who will support you in the next steps.
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