What will I learn?

For students wanting a career in Hotel Management with an emphasis on management, this course covers all aspects of employment in this exciting industry.

Moving from the practical to the theoretical and on to management issues, graduates will have a thorough knowledge of the intricacies of Commercial Cookery, People Management, Customer Service and Financial Management.

Plan your future in an industry that offers a secure and rewarding career path in the management area of the hospitality industry. Studying hospitality at Holmes Institute will prepare you for a successful career in this dynamic field.

The courses offer a well-balanced program with a strong emphasis on practical 'hands on' training which is complemented by relevant theoretical hospitality subjects. The course ensures all students have the skills required for entry into this exciting industry.

Assessment is continuous throughout the course using a range of assessment tools which include workplace simulation exercises, class activities, assignments, case studies, practical demonstrations, quizzes and tests. Students must attempt all assessment items and are required to demonstrate competency in all aspects of the course.

Work Placement

In order to successfully complete the course and to be awarded with the Certificate students must complete a period of work placement to demonstrate their ability to perform to the required standard in the workplace.

Work placement will take place in workplaces approved by Holmes Institute. Work Placement for this course will be up to 144 hours.



Study options

Full Time (48 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$12,500.00 (6,69,165) per year
Enrolment Fee AUD $250
Start date

4 October 2021, 8 November 2021


Cairns Campus

18 Lake Street,



4870, CAIRNS, Australia

Full Time (48 weeks)

Tuition fees
A$12,500.00 (6,69,165) per year
Enrolment Fee AUD $250
Start date

4 October 2021, 8 November 2021


Sydney Campus

Level 6, 91 York Street,


New South Wales,

2000, SYDNEY, Australia

Entry requirements

For international students

Students will be expected to have completed senior high school or its equivalent prior to commencement of the Diploma.

Advanced Standing

Students who have completed relevant studies or have experience which may be deemed equivalent to the course may apply for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Applications can be made at the initial application or can be made within two weeks of commencement of the course.

Entry into a Diploma program requires an English level at least equivalent to IELTS 5.5 or Upper Intermediate at a Holmes English Language Centre.

PTE Academic Score of 42; OR
TOEFL iBT Score of 46; OR
Cambridge English: Advanced from Cambridge ESOL (CAE) Score of 162, OR

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.