Higher Level Skills

The Higher-Level Skills program is a Queensland Department of Employment, Small Business and Training initiative that aims to assist individuals gain the higher-level skills required to get a job or promotion in a priority industry, or transition to university to further their studies.


To be eligible you must be;

  • A permanent Queensland resident
  • 15 years old or older (unless studying a VET in Schools program)
  • An Australian or New Zealand Citizen or Australian Permanent resident (including humanitarian entrants), or a temporary resident with the necessary visa and work permits on the pathway to permanent residency
  • Must not have completed or be currently be enrolled in a Certificate IV or higher-level qualification

Enquire now for further information on eligibility or visit www.training.qld.gov.au/higherlevelskills or read the Student Higher Level Skills Factsheet.

SIT40416 Certificate IV In Hospitality

This qualification reflects the role of skilled operators who use a broad range of hospitality skills combined with sound knowledge of industry operations. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems. Many individuals have supervisory responsibilities and plan, monitor and evaluate the work of team members. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Co-Contribution Fees

SIT40416 – Certificate IV in Hospitality
Non- Concession – $105.00
Concession – $52.50

Concessions apply when:

(a) The participant was or will be under 17 years of age at the end of February in the year in which the RTO provides training, and the participant is not at school and has not completed year 12.

(b) The participant holds a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card issued under Commonwealth law or is the partner or a dependent of a person who holds a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card and is named on the card.

(c) The participant issues the PQS with an official form under Commonwealth law confirming that the participant, his or her partner or the person of whom the participant is a dependent, is entitled to concessions under a Health Care Card or Pensioner Concession Card.

(d) The participant is an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person.