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Course Number: SITSS00055-V01
Are you looking to enter the hospitality industry? Completing our Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) course will allow you to work in roles where you are involved in the sale, service or promotion of alcohol in licenced premises in NSW. This course will equip you with the skills and knowledge to responsibly serve alcohol; you will learn to assist customers to drink within appropriate limits, assess alcohol affected customers, identify customers who must be refused service, and to respond to situations where refusal is required. Completing your RSA through North Coast TAFE means you will be receiving quality training from a reputable provider. You will also have access to flexible training options. If you're ready to take a vital step to securing a job in hospitality, contact us now to secure your place in our RSA course.
Offered on 6 campuses
On the job/in the Community
If you hold a current or expired RSA or RCG card from the Office of Liquor, Gambling and Racing (OLGR), you will need to contact the OLGR (1300 024 720) prior to enrolling in an RSA or RCG course. The OLGR will assess your individual circumstances and provide advice on the renewal of your card. If you enrol in an RSA or RCG course before following this process, your interim certificate may be invalid.For more information on RSA/RCG competency card renewals, please visit the Department of Industry - Liquor & Gaming webpage.
This skill set is for personnel involved in the sale, service, and promotional service of alcohol in licensed premises. It also applies to the licensee who is ultimately responsible for managing the responsible service of alcohol.
A TAFE NSW Certificate IV or Diploma could give you up 6 to 12 months advanced standing in a university degree and some Advanced Diplomas offer even more credit.
Choosing a TAFE to University Pathway at North Coast TAFE is a great way to get practical ‘job ready’ skills and then gain entry to a university at an advanced stage.
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Why study something again if you already have the skills and knowledge? Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is about helping you get your qualification faster and getting you to where you want to be!
Working with one of our RPL assessors we’ll review your life and work experiences as well as any previous study you may have done to confirm just what we can match up with your current course of study.
Note: Some short, licensing or compliance courses, eg Food Safety for Supervisors or First Aid are not granted RPL as demonstrated competency is required by regulatory authorities.
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North Coast TAFE offers a wide choice of courses, some that attract government subsidies and some that do not. The fees payable will vary, depending on your personal circumstances, your study history and the course you choose.
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