SITHIND001 - Use hygienic practice for hospitality service

Unit code: SITHIND001 | Study level: TAFE
Footscray Nicholson


This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to use personal hygiene practices to maintain the health and wellbeing of self and others.  The unit applies to all hospitality service environments.  Individuals at all levels use this skill in the workplace during the course of their daily activities.


For Melbourne campuses

Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit’s learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines.

Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills:
Establish a procedure to:

  • integrate at least eight personal hygiene practices in day-to-day preparation for work, and;
  • check at least two of the following for contamination and cleanliness during day-to-day work functions and adjust as required: hands, uniform, clothing, personal protective items.

Required reading

The qualified trainer and assessor will provide teaching and learning materials as required in the form of workbooks produced by the Polytechnic and/or via the Polytechnic e-learning system.

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