Diploma of Hospitality Management

VET Course Code: SIT50422
CRICOS Code: 112460G


Before and during the global pandemic, one thing has stayed the same: people will richly reward others to cook their meals, pour their drinks, clean their room and make their bed. Learning how to profitably deliver an exceptional guest experience is at the heart of our Diploma of Hospitality Management.






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Industry Trends

Government projections show that by 2024 the number of jobs for this profession will grow by 23% in Canberra.*

*Statistics on projected employment growth are available on the Labour Market Information Portal at lmip.gov.au.

Potential Income

The Fair Work Ombudsman and Payscale report income for the roles this qualification is suited to ranges from $54,000-$81,000 comprised of salary and bonuses, based on hours and performance.

Career Prospects

Potential career pathways for graduates of this qualification include;

  • Banquet or Function Manager
  • Bar Manager
  • Café Manager
  • Club Manager
  • Executive Housekeeper
  • Front Office Manager
  • Gaming Manager
  • Kitchen Manager
  • Hotel Manager
  • Restaurant Manager or
  • Unit Manager of Catering Operations.


This is the qualification to take when you want to develop into a highly skilled operator in the hospitality sector. You will learn how to develop quality customer service skills, manage finances within a budget, and lead staff within regulatory requirements. The learning is delivered as a blend of hands-on practice, simulation, and theory, teaching you everything you need to become a highly-skilled manager in any service-led business from coffee shops to five-star resorts. If you love working with people, are goal-oriented, and want to prepare for a rewarding career in hospitality and tourism in anticipation of a post-pandemic travel surge, then this is the right course at the right time.

Nationally Recognised Training

What to Study Next?

Students awarded this qualification may progress to our Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management (SIT60316) then to employment in the sector, or to higher education qualifications in travel, tourism, and hotel management.

Upon successful completion of the 28 units of competency in this course, students will be issued the SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management.

If a student does not complete the full qualification but has successfully achieved units, a Statement of Attainment will be issued, indicating the units completed. Graduates may be eligible for credit towards a university and/or guaranteed entry to a top Australian University.

Capital College has also secured articulation pathways with several leading higher education institutes- learn more and check out our list of partner universities.

The People

Our Student's Stories

All our students have a story to tell. Read more about why our students made the choice to study with Capital College and how they have gone to achieve their dreams. 


Why Capital College?

Our success story is built on our students and their experience in their studies with us. If you are looking for reasons why to choose Capital College for your studies- start here. 

Job Ready Pathways

Job Ready Pathways

Whether you’re living abroad, studying online or already in Australia, our education pathways are a fully customisable way to chart your course.

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