Tourism and Hospitality

SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism

SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism is part of the Tourism, Travel and Hospitality Training Package. It provides the skills and knowledge for an individual to be competent in a defined range of basic tourism technical skills. Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of tourism products and services takes place, in the field where tourism products are delivered or a combination of both. The field includes any destination, local or regional area, tourist precinct, site, attraction or onboard form of transportation.

This is a hands-on program designed to get you started in your tourism industry career.

The beauty of Tasmania’s landscape, its unique wildlife and the high quality of food and wine has led to a growth in the tourism industry in Tasmania, with visitors coming from throughout Australia and from overseas.

Whether you choose to work locally or to travel abroad, qualified tourism workers are in high demand.

Career Opportunities

Possible job outcomes could be:

  • Customer Service in wineries, tourist attractions, travel industry
  • Tourist guide
  • Museum attendant
  • Front desk in hospitality and accommodation

Location, dates and times

Launceston Campus – Drysdale

  • Next Intake:   To be confirmed
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Recognition of Prior Learning

It makes sense that you should be recognised for the things you already know how to do. TasTAFE can assess your skills and knowledge based on your previous education, work history or life experience. This may help you gain your qualification a whole lot faster.

For further details please refer to our Recognition of Prior Learning page.

Fees and Payments

For further fee and payment information visit our Fees and Payment page.


Launceston Campus – Drysdale

You will need to provide us with some information about your interests and needs. Your suitability and support needs will be evaluated during a conversation with one of our teachers and/or by answering some written questions. This will help us to determine what, if any additional support may be needed or to provide you with further career path advice.

Student Support

TasTAFE’s enrolment and orientation process provides information about our resources, services and support. Further details relating to Student Support Services are available at our Student Support Services page.


SIT20116 Certificate II in Tourism

Qualification Requirements

To successfully complete this qualification you need 4 core units and 7 electives.


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