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Are you looking to gain skills that give you the confidence to apply for a part-time job in the hospitality industry?  Or even in a long term role?  This short course will equip you with basic barista skills and bar operations knowledge and training, and give you an overview and understanding of food and beverage service fundamentals.

As part of your course, TAFE Queensland Gold Coast offer the opportunity of meeting with a Job Matching Officer who will assist you with your resume, interview skills and presentation tips as well as job application preparation.

TAFE Queensland Gold Coast courses build skills that are industry relevant and in demand. We have a record of high performance as a provider of nationally accredited vocational qualifications.

Topics covered in this exciting program include:

  • Overview of the hospitality industry
  • Roles within the industry
  • Legal factors that affect the hospitality industry
  • Basic barista skills
  • Table service
  • Bar service

This short course is non-accredited therefore is not registered with the National Training Register. Course details

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LOCATION/S

Gold Coast - Southport

Key dates and info

DURATION

Part time: 1 week / 3 nights per week

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $350

Cost details

07 5581 8300

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Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

Thank you

A thank you to all our amazing students. We are so glad you enjoyed your time with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Gold Coast - Southport Part time / 3 nights per week Classroom

Location/s

Gold Coast - Southport
91-99 Scarborough Street
Southport QLD 4215

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Please be advised that TAFE Queensland Gold Coast has mandatory dress standards whilst you are in attendance at our classes.

Dress Standards
‚ÄčTAFE Queensland is predominantly an adult learning environment that prepares you for employment in business and industry, as well as for further career-related training. As such you are expected to wear smart casual clothing at all times that would be expected in the workplace. There is no desire on the part of TAFE Queensland to make dress standards too rigid. However, whilst attending TAFE or any off campus training, you should wear appropriate clothing.

Timetable

  • Classes are held over three evenings on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 6.00pm-9.00pm at TAFE Queensland Gold Coast's Hospitality Hub, 11 Nerang Street, Southport and our Coffee Academy.
  • This will require commitment from students to attend every day.
  • Classes consist of theory and practical components.

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Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my financial options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Gold Coast has a financial option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 07 5581 8300. We're here to help.

$350

FULL FEE

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SUBSIDISED

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CONCESSION

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Full fee

This is the total cost of the course.

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Subsidised

The Queensland Government will offset the cost of study for eligible students. You will still need to pay for a portion of your study costs. The amount above is what you will need to pay.

Concession

You are eligible for the concession price of a course if you are eligible for subsidised training, and are listed on an Australian Government Low Income Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card, if you are Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander, you hold a Department of Veterans' Affairs Pensioner Concession Card, or if you have a disability.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

  • Upon successful completion of the program you will be ready to seek employment in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, catering operations, clubs, pubs, cafes, and coffee shops.
  • Students will gain some basic skills and build confidence in seeking work in the hospitality industry, either as a part-time worker or to commence a career in the industry.
  • Students will have access to David Bott, our Job Matching Officer, who will be able to assist and guide students in finding employment after the course.

Study with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast and secure your opportunity to be a part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. TAFE Queensland is the Training Partner for the Games providing students with the opportunity to take part in presentations, industry projects, Games related events and exclusive volunteering opportunities. Enrol Now!

Job prospects

  • Bar Attendant
  • Cafe Worker
  • Waiter
  • Barista
  • Food and Beverage Attendant

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

Enrol now

You're ready if you have:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy
  • Created your Unique Student Identifier and can provide this code to TAFE Queensland

All done? Then you're ready to Enrol now

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafegoldcoast.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 5 December 2017

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07 5581 8300

Student satisfaction

Study with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast and secure your opportunity to be a part of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. TAFE Queensland is the Training Partner for the Games providing students with the opportunity to take part in presentations, industry projects, Games related events and exclusive volunteering opportunities. Enrol Now!