SITSS00071 Responsible service of alcohol

VU course code: SITSS00071 | Level of study: Short course (non-award)
1 day
Face to Face with eLearning


Course fee is subject to change.

Footscray Nicholson


Gain the qualification needed to serve alcohol under Victorian state laws with the Responsible Service of Alcohol SITSS00071 short course at Victoria University.

This one-day course provides a set of skills for you to sell, serve or supply alcohol responsibly.

If you work in hospitality and events, or any other area where you sell, promote, deliver or supply alcohol to customers, this course is for you. It also suitable for licensees who are ultimately responsible for managing the responsible service of alcohol.

Learning at our Footscray Nicholson Campus, you will develop skills in the following areas:

  • legal requirements relating to the sale and service of alcohol
  • excessive consumption of alcohol and duty of care
  • monitoring of patron intoxication levels and management of difficult customers
  • alcohol consumption and Australian standard drink facts.


Entry requirements

Meeting the minimum admission requirements does not guarantee you entry into this course.

Some courses receive more applications than the number of places available. In this situation we will also assess your education, work and other relevant experience.

Entry criteria

Credit & Entry pathways into this course

Course Structure

In order to be issued a Statement of Attainment for the SITSS00071 Responsible service of alcohol, a student must successfully undertake the following unit:

  • SITHFAB021 Provide responsible service of alcohol.


Skills First (subsidised) indicative fees

The Skills First government contribution in 2024 towards this course is $68.95. If eligible, you will pay:

  • Tuition: $55*
  • Materials: $28
  • Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF): maximum per year $0**

*A concession rate of 20% of the standard Skills First subsidised tuition fee is available if you are eligible for a concession. Learn more about concessions.

**May be subject to change.

Full-fee place total indicative fees

  • 2024 full-fee place: $65 set fee.