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Responsible Service of Alcohol Skill Set (SITSS00055)

Course summary

The Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) certificate is nationally recognised and is a compulsory requirement for anybody working in an environment where alcohol is available for purchase.

RSA Certificate training includes the topics:

  • Sell or service alcohol responsibly
  • Assist customers to drink within appropriate limits
  • Assess alcohol affected customers and identify customers to whom sale or service must be refused
  • Refuse to provide alcohol

Students undertaking this course will study the accredited unit SITHFAB002 - Provide responsible service of alcohol. 


The fee for this Skill Set will be $115.50 for an on-campus class.

Course details

Course Type Skill set
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Hospitality and Beauty
Skill Area
  • - Hospitality
  • - Bar tending
AQF Level

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements.

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

As this course is a legislation requirement for those serving alcohol in their workplace, it is advantageous for those wanting to enter the hospitality industry, including jobs such as bar attendant and other roles associated with the serving of alcohol.

A Statement of Attainment for Responsible Service of Alcohol Course from the Office of Liquor and Gaming Regulation (OLGR) will be issued on completion of this skill set.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

Required Unit
SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol

Course Intakes


Various course intakes are available in 2018 which are specific to each CQUniversity campus.

Duration and dates
1 class for 4 hours


This course is available to study on-campus at the following locations:

CQUniversity Mackay City
Classes will be held from 9 am – 2 pm at the Fifth Floor Training Restaurant and will be available on the following dates:
  • Thursday, 19 July 2018
  • Monday, 10 September 2018 
CQUniversity Rockhampton City
Classes will be held from 9 am – 2 pm at Willby’s Training Restaurant and will be available on the following dates:
  • Monday, 21 May 2018
  • Monday, 10 September 2018

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here

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