All students must be over 18 years of age before they can commence this course at APSI.
Completion of Year 12 or equivalent.
For direct entry into an Advanced Diploma level course, students must have completed a diploma level qualification in Australia or equivalent.
Students need to demonstrate they have proficiency in English before a place can be offered. If an international student does not have any current IELTS score or any recognised English language result, they are required to take an English language test administered by APSI*.
The minimum entry level of English proficiency for all APSI courses is the equivalent of Academic IELTS 5.5 with no individual band less than 5.0. English tests are only valid for 2 years.
The following English language tests are recognised and accepted by Australian Professional Skills Institute:
English Language Test Name and Scores, Entry level for APSI
IELTS (Academic) overall: 5.5, with no individual band less than: 5.0
IELTS (General) overall: 6.0, with no individual band less than: 5.5
TOEFL paper based, 527
TOEFL internet based, 46
Cambridge English Advanced, 162
Pearson PTE Academic, 42
Individuals with this qualification are able to perform roles such as:
Managing a department in a large hospitality enterprise
Managing a small hospitality enterprise.
Possible job titles include:
Food and Beverage Manager
Banquets / Functions Manager
Unit Manager (Catering Operations)
Motel or Hotel Manager
OSHC: 530$ per year