Responsible Service of Alcohol

Course Code
Course Type
Short Course; Accredited Course
Course Level
Skills Creation
Unit Code
Course Location
Warragul; Morwell; Leongatha; Traralgon; Bairnsdale; Sale
Course Duration
Part Time: 1 Session
Course Cost
Study Modes
On Campus; Part Time (Day); Part Time (Night)

Contact Federation Training to express your interest.
Phone: 1300 133 717

Course Overview

This course covers the legalities and responsibilities of serving alcohol to patrons and diners on licensed premises. It explains the strategies for responsible serving of alcohol and how to refuse service if you need to. It also covers facts about alcohol and responsible alcohol consumption.

Course structure

In this course you will learn about:

  • Golden rules for bar staff
  • Problems associated with excessive consumption
  • Alcohol and the law
  • Who is responsible? (negligence)
  • Facts about alcohol
  • Strategies for responsibly serving alcohol
  • Functions
  • Refusal of service.
Is this course right for me?

This course fulfils the legal training requirements for people who serve alcohol or work in licensed premises.

Please be aware that although this course will consist of nationally recognised training, the qualification received upon successful completion is valid only within the state of Victoria. The nationally recognised training within this course should enable participants to sit the relevant test and gain the relevant licences within other Australian states.

Qualifications And Recognition

Upon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

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Entry Requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course.

How To Apply

Direct to Institute


Written assessment

Course Times

Campus Time Date
Leongatha 5.30pm-9.30pm 14 August RSA 14/08
Traralgon 6.00pm-10.00pm 20 August RSA 20/08
Warragul 6.00pm-10.00pm 26 August RSA 26/08
Bairnsdale 9:30am-2:30pm 26 August 26Aug
Sale 9:30am-2:30pm 2 September 2Sept
9 September
5.30pm-9.30pm 11 September
Traralgon 6.00pm-10.00pm 17 September RSA17/09
Bairnsdale 9:30am-2:30pm 23 September 23Sept
Sale 9:30am-2:30pm 29 September 29Sept
Warragul 6.00pm-10.00pm 7 October RSA 07/10
Morwell 6.00pm-10.00pm 13 October RSA 13/10
Bairnsdale 9:30am-2:30pm 14 October 14Oct
Sale 9:30am-2:30pm 20 October 20Oct
Traralgon 6.00pm-10.00pm 23 October RSA 23/10
Morwell 6.00pm-10.00pm 3 November RSA 03/11
Bairnsdale 9:30am-2:30pm 11 November 11Nov
Traralgon 6.00pm-10.00pm 12 November RSA 12/11
9:30am-2:30pm 17 November 17Nov
Warragul 6.00pm-10.00pm 19 November RSA 19/11
Warragul 6.00pm-10.00pm 2 December RSA 02/12
Bairnsdale 9:30am-2:30pm 2 December 2Dec
9:30am-2:30pm 8 December 8Dec
Morwell 9.00am-1.00pm 8 December RSA 08/12