Kitchen Operations Gold Coast SIT30616 CERTIFICATE III


Launch into a career within the fast-paced and thriving hospitality industry with a SIT30616 Certificate III in Hospitality.


This qualification is designed to provide students with the essential practical skills, hands-on experience and industry specific knowledge to excel across a variety of exciting career pathways within the hospitality industry.


Students will learn under the guidance of the very best qualified and professional trainers and chefs.


Depending on the student’s choice of electives, they may will be able to specialise in the hospitality or kitchen sectors of this qualification.


This nationally accredited qualification provides the foundations required to upskill and pursue further course studies in the hospitality industry, or go on to university.

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Units of Study

This qualification contains a total of 15 units. These units are made up of 7 core units plus 8 elective units.


Core Units

  • BSBWOR203 Work effectively with others.
  • SITHIND002 Source and use information on the hospitality industry.
  • SITHIND004 Work effectively in hospitality service.
  • SITXCCS006 Provide service to customers.
  • SITXCOM002 Show social and cultural sensitivity.
  • SITXHRM001 Coach others in job skills.
  • SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices.


Elective Units (Kitchen Focus)

  • SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety.
  • SITHCCC002 Prepare and present simple dishes.
  • SITHCCC003 Prepare and present sandwiches.
  • SITHCCC006 Prepare appetisers and salads.
  • SITXINV002 Maintain the quality of perishable items.
  • SITHKOP001 Clean kitchen premises and equipment.
  • SITHFAB004 Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages.
  • SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol.


Elective Units (Hospitality Focus)

  • SITHFAB001 Clean and tidy bar areas.
  • SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol.
  • SITHFAB004 Prepare and serve non-alcoholic beverages.
  • SITHFAB005 Prepare and serve espresso coffee.
  • SITHFAB007 Serve food and beverage.
  • SITHFAB016 Provide advice on food.
  • SITXFIN001 Process financial transactions.
  • SITXFSA001 Use hygienic practices for food safety.

Practical workplace placement at one of our partnering employer locations with continuous guidance and support from Icon Training Academy trainers and assessors.

Course Duration

This qualification will take approximately 24 months (full time) to complete. 

Course Fees

$2,765 per person, subject to eligibility. 


A co-contribution fee may apply to non-eligible students. Payment options are available, please contact us for more information.

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a:


Food and Beverage Attendant

Prepare and maintain the bar and dining room, ensuring the service of meals and beverages is performed in a professional manner to the organisation’s style and standards.


Bar Attendant

Prepare, mix and serve both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages to patrons in hotels, bars, cafes, restaurants, clubs and other licensed establishments.


Function Attendant

Provide a high level of customer service for an organisation during a function or event, in which duties may include greeting patrons, verifying tickets, assisting patrons to their seats, resolving complaints/problems and ensuring customer safety.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, students may be required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment to determine any learner support requirements.


For all students undertaking nationally recognised training in Australia, it is mandatory to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). To make your USI, visit the Australian government page here: Create a USI.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Completed similar courses or training? If students hold prior relevant work experience or formal qualifications issued by other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), these may count as credit towards specific units. Please contact us for more information regarding eligibility or applications for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).

Further Information

For further information, please download the information sheet below or contact us.



For all enquiries, please give our office a call or send us an email. We’ll get back to you as soon as we can. 

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