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RSA an essential qualification for hospitality staff

Completing the Responsible Service of Alcohol certificate will give you the skills and knowledge to serve alcohol legally and responsibly in a licensed venue in Queensland. This program will provide all the needed legal and practical information for those wishing to compliantly serve alcohol in a licensed venue. Course details

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LOCATION/S

Cairns, Cannonvale (Whitsunday), External

Key dates and info

DURATION

Online: 2 weeks
Blended: 1 day / 4 hours per day, 1 day / Online theory prior to one day practical

Course details

COST

  • Full Fee $75

Cost details

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How to enrol

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Cairns 6 Oct 2017 Online theory prior to one day practical Blended
10 Nov 2017 Online theory prior to one day practical Blended
Cannonvale (Whitsunday) 18 Oct 2017 4 hours per day Blended
22 Nov 2017 4 hours per day Blended
External Any time Online

Entry requirements

  • Students need at least a Year 10 or equivalent in English.
  • Basic literacy and numeracy skills are also required.
  • Applicants are not required to be over 18 years of age to undertake this course.

Location/s

Cairns
Gatton, Newton, Eureka and Wilkinson Streets
Manunda QLD 4870

Cannonvale (Whitsunday)
Shute Harbour Road
Cannonvale QLD 4802

External
Study from any location

Resources required

Classroom delivery: Closed in shoes, blue or black pen and paper.
Blended delivery: Black or Blue pen to complete the self paced theory.
Online delivery: computer with access to a scanner to upload the 'Observation Checklist', internet access.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland's online learning system Connect, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player. This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Timetable

Cairns campus - Blended Delivery: A combination of self-paced and face-to-face.
Once enrolment and payment are completed a commencement notification will be sent to your email address. It will contain your username, password and login instructions to help you get started. 
Students complete the theory and online assessment self-paced prior to attending the face-to-face practical assessment. The online theory assessment must be completed before the Wednesday of the practical assessments week. The resources and online assessment for the self-paced learning will be available on the Learning Management System, Connect. Each student wil be individually scheduled to complete practical assessment on the Friday of assessment week.
Practical  assessment: sessions commence on Fridays at 9.00am to 1.00pm - online theory MUST be completed prior to attending.

Cannonvale (Whitsunday) campus - Blended Delivery
A combination of self-paced and face-to-face delivery
Once enrolment and payment are completed a commencement notification will be sent to your email address. It will contain your username, password and login instructions to help you get started.  Students complete the theory and online assessment self-paced prior to attending the face-to-face practical assessment. The online theory assessment must be completed before the Wednesday of the practical assessments week. The resources and online assessment for the self-paced learning will be available on the Learning Management System, Connect.
Practical  assessment: sessions are available on Wednesdays from 12.30pm to 1.30pm  at Palmers Training Restaurant,B Block, Room B1.01

Cannonvale (Whitsunday) Campus - Face to Face Delivery
Classroom delivery on Thursdays from 10.30am to 2.30pm at Palmers Training Restaurant, B Block, Room B1.01

Mt Isa campus - Face to Face Delivery
Classroom delivery on Saturday from 8:00am to 4:00pm. 

Townsville (Pimlico) campus - Face to Face Delivery
Classroom delivery on Mondays from 9am to 4pm at George Coates Restaurant, D Block, Level 3

External - Online Delivery
Once enrolment and payment are completed a commencement notification will be sent to your email address. It will contain your username, password and login instructions to help you get started.  Participants will have 14 working days from the enrolment start date to complete the study online and written and practical assessments.  Students use the Learning Management System (Connect) to complete the theory component and must then submit an 'Observation Checklist' completed by industry.

Important Information

The Liquor Licensing Commission have advised that RSA Certificates are valid for life (unless there are changes to legislation in the future).

Units

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol Core

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

What are my payment options?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland North has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, call us on 1300 656 959. We're here to help.

Prices are subject to change.

$75

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. Further information about concessions.

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Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

This course is suitable for hotel, restaurant and cafe service personnel, sport and services clubs. It is also suitable for those looking for a career as an airline cabin crew member.

Upon successful completion students receive a TAFE Queensland North Statement of Attainment for Responsible Service of Alcohol.  Students can then contact the Queensland Liquor Licensing Division for a Statement of Attainment. (http://www.olgr.qld.gov.au/)

Job prospects

  • Bar Attendant

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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
  • If you are applying for a subsidised cost, please ensure you have all the relevant documents at time of enrolment

All done? Then you're ready to enrol

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

Enrolment options

By telephone: 1300 656 959. In person: at any TAFE Queensland North location.

Last updated on 26 July 2017

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