Government Funded Courses Available

Hospitality Courses Melbourne

Serve It Up was established 2011 and is an approved registered training organisation (RTO 22542) that specialises in delivering contemporary hospitality courses in Melbourne. Our vision is to create a unique training environment that connects employers with skilled students – building real skills for real jobs. Serve It Up has a Skills First Funding contract which gives us the ability to offer a range of government funded courses in Melbourne and Victoria to eligible individuals.


Espress Yourself - Barista Course

4 day skill set covering barista coffee, customer service & food handling certificate.

Barista Coffee + Job Ready Tickets

Fully funded 4 day dual skill set. Plus a bonus RSA.

Bar & Service + Job Ready Tickets

Fully funded 3 day dual skill set. Plus a bonus RSA.  

The Full Serve - Certificate IV Hospitality

Includes bar, cocktails, RSA, barista coffee, customer service, coaching, leadership & more. Government funding available.

RSA - Responsible Service of Alcohol

Online or classroom options.

Food Handlers' Certificate

Online Food handlers level 1, or compete the skill set in food safety supervision with government funding available.

Certificate III Hospitality

Available as a traineeship, with licensed and non-alcoholic streams. Government funding available.

Why we are different

We have a state of the art, three level training facility in West Melbourne, which includes our own cafe and restaurant “Hunters & Disciples”.  Our students have the option to work at Hunters & Disciples, which provides them real experience and skills needed to land a job in Melbourne’s elite hospitality scene. 

We invite hospitality employers to our venue to recruit our students directly. We also provide free referral services for employers, helping our students get jobs and employers recruit trained and suitable staff. 

We support our students every step of the way. We offer extra skills sessions, one-one support and a fun place to come and learn.  


we get to know our students and are here to help them achieve their goals

Trainers and Staff

All trainers come directly from the hospitality industry and are still acting as industry consultants. We focus on real skills to get you real jobs.

Choose the right option for your career

Did you know the Hospitality Industry has been growing steadily over the past many years with the growth attributed to factors such as a growing ‘foodie’ culture, the popularity among many individuals to owning a hospitality business, population growth and an increase in consumer demand. (Source: Australian Industry and Skills Committee)


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Rosemary Stark
Rosemary Stark
22:08 29 Mar 23
Totally recommend Serve It Up as a preferred hospitality trainer. They deliver high quality training in amazing facilities with amazing instructors. Their back of house admin team were also amazing to assist in signing up for the course and anything else along the way. Communication is key and this organisation does it very well. Thank you …. Bianca S
Kane Harrison
Kane Harrison
01:11 27 Mar 23
Had an amazing time learning at Serve It Up! Staff are lovely, peers were easy to get along with and the experience help greatly with my hospitality career. Definitely a place where all can comfortably succeed. The industry connections they have are also amazing if you wish to get a foot in the door.
Sara North
Sara North
07:56 20 Feb 23
I completed a bar tending and food handlers course with serve it up and it was great, I learnt a lot of new things and the instructors were super helpful throughout the course
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