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Hospitality Management Courses

Become a leader with Academia’s fully approved and government-accredited hospitality management courses in Melbourne and Brisbane

Study Hospitality Management Online

Academia Institute offers online hospitality management courses that turn you into a hospitality leader, and prepare you to take charge in any hospitality organisation.

Study hospitality management courses online and complete the course in the comforts of your home. Our online hospitality management courses are delivered through our Learning Management System (LMS), specially designed to offer a comprehensive, easy-to-use experience.

Better yet, our online hospitality management courses can be studied alongside a commercial cookery or patisserie course, giving you a foot in both doors.

With operational and management streams available, you’ll come out the other end with all the hospitality management skills you need to thrive in your career, whether you want to lead from the front or make grand plans.

Hospitality Management course Melbourne or Brisbane

Establish your managerial skills as you prepare for a rewarding career in some of the world’s best hotels or restaurants!

Have you dreamed about working in a team leadership or managerial level in one of the country’s top restaurants, hotels, or other hospitality establishments?

Turn your dream into a reality with our hospitality courses in Melbourne and Brisbane that will not only sharpen your skills, but promote a passion for the industry!

Academia is passionate about training the next generation of hospitality leaders: through hospitality management, you will learn about key disciplines that will help you excel at managing a team, including marketing, finances, and operations.

Our hospitality courses are for international students and local students alike, and available at our Melbourne and Brisbane campuses.

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Commercial Cookery Students

Patisserie Students

Hospitality Training Australia

Which hospitality management course is right for you?

Within both the Diploma and Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management, students can choose to major in Commercial Cookery or Patisserie.

The major refers to the Certificate Courses 'embedded' within the respective Diploma programs. You can study hospitality management concurrently with your specialisation in commercial cookery or patisserie.

Find out more about our Commercial Cookery and Patisserie courses.

Diploma of Hospitality Management - Operations

Code: SIT50416

Take charge of your team! A DIploma of Hospitality Management will teach you how to coordinate all hospitality operations, from day-to-day tasks to staff management, to high-level tasks like OH&S and marketing!

This course is made up of two semesters studying at Academia, followed by the third - an industry internship. During these dynamic weeks, you’ll be gaining hands-on experience in a real-life hotel, restaurant, or other hospitality establishment.

Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management

Code: SIT60316

The Advanced Diploma develops skills that help you make a range of decisions at a senior managerial level in the hospitality industry.

We recommend completing the Diploma of Hospitality Management course before commencing this course. You can also complete the Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery or Patisserie, depending on your preferred pathway.

Hospitality work placement: learn from the best!

Work alongside giants of the hospitality industry

Study hospitality courses in Melbourne or Brisbane with Academia, and you will have the opportunity to work with many of the country’s largest and most recognised establishments.

Academia’s hospitality school management courses give students an incredible opportunity to enjoy placement in one of the following locations:

  1. Grand Hyatt Melbourne
  2. The Langham Hotel
  3. The Westin Melbourne
  4. Park Hyatt Melbourne
  5. The RACV Club Melbourne
  6. The Sheraton Melbourne
  7. Blackfire restaurant Brisbane
  8. Four Points Hotel by Sheraton
  9. Westin Hotel Brisbane
  10. Sofitel Gold Coast broadbeach
  11. Sofitel Hotel Brisbane
  12. W Hotel Brisbane
  13. OTTO Restaurant Brisbane
  14. Hilton Brisbane

Why choose Academia’s hospitality school?

We’re not a large institute - and that’s just how we like it!

You’re more than just a face in the crowd. You have dreams, and aspire to start a career in the exciting hospitality industry.

As a medium-sized institute, we are able to give you the one-on-one attention you need to succeed, both inside the classroom and in the workplace! Our trainers and support staff are right there with you, helping you achieve your hospitality management goals.

Work-ready skills

The skills learned through hospitality management courses are skills our students value for life. Many of them can even be taken outside of the hospitality industry, opening up even more opportunities!

Explore the skills you need to become a hospitality leader with Academia!

Quality education

Our passionate and experienced trainers deliver face-to-face tutorials and workshops, supporting students throughout their entire training.

Your trainers are always willing to offer a helping hand, offering you the tools and knowledge to prepare yourself for this exciting industry.

Kitchen facilities

Fully equipped kitchens at both our campuses allow you to fully immerse yourself in the hospitality environment.

Training and demonstration kitchens support our hospitality, patisserie, and commercial cookery students.

Hospitality courses Melbourne

As Australia’s unofficial culinary capital, there’s no shortage of applicants for hospitality roles.

Stand out from the crowd by enhancing your commercial cookery or patisserie certificate with a Diploma or Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management.

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Hospitality courses Brisbane

Academia’s focus on hands-on learning as well as real-world work placements give you a leg up in Brisbane’s growing hospitality industry.

Begin your career by studying hospitality management with Academia. Through theory and practical learning, you’ll leave armed with work-ready skills to prepare you for the industry!

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Hospitality Management Courses & Pathway Options

SIT30816 Certificate III in Commercial Cookery
Duration: 12 months
SIT40516 Certificate IV in Commercial Cookery
Duration: 6 months
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 6 months
SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 6 months
SIT31016 Certificate III in Patisserie
Duration: 12 months
SIT40716 Certificate IV in Patisserie
Duration: 6 months
SIT50416 Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 6 months
SIT60316 Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 6 months
SIT50416
Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 18 months
SIT60316
Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management
Duration: 6 months