Tourism and Hospitality

Tourism and Hospitality (Drysdale)

Love being creative? Are you a people person? Enjoy a busy work environment?

If meeting lots of new people, working flexible hours, and gaining skills and knowledge to take you anywhere in the world is appealing, give some serious thought to the tourism, cookery and hospitality industries.

These sectors offer a diverse range of career paths and job roles for casual, part-time and full-time work. Options for your ‘office’ are almost endless – from restaurants, cafes, hotels and resorts, to cruise ships, tourist ventures and major events.

Tasmania is well and truly on the map in terms of natural beauty, unique wildlife and gourmet food and wine. Interest in our special events and festivals is also rapidly expanding. It’s no secret that we’re seeing steady growth in employment opportunities right across hospitality and tourism with enthusiastic and skilled workers being in high demand.

If you love meeting interesting people, learning new skills and being ‘hands on’, chances are you’ll love what we offer. The training you undertake here in Tasmania will not only place you in a great position to find work locally, but also provide a springboard to land a job anywhere in the world.

Training at our specialist hospitality and tourism facility, Drysdale, is key to the next step in your exciting career. Whether you’re looking for a specific Short Course, a nationally recognised qualification or would like to explore apprenticeship options, we’re here to help.

Did you know you can also dine at our Drysdale Restaurant?

For more information and bookings contact us on 1300 655 307

“I’d like to one day open my own café, so I’m currently finishing off my Certificate III in Hospitality. After that, I will be enrolling in Certificate III in Business.” – Ellie, Certificate III in Hospitality

“The teachers at TasTAFE are really patient and helpful. The course was really effective in giving me the skills needed for the job and now I have work in the (hospitality) industry.” – Ali, Certificate II in Kitchen Operations

Kitchen Operations – Ali

“Drysdale offers such a great variety of courses and it’s got a really good reputation.” – Jo, Certificate IV in Hospitality

Hospitality – Jo

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