Responsible Service of Alcohol - QLD
RSA Queensland - Responsible Service of Alcohol Queensland Online Course - OLGR Approved - SITHFAB201
If you want to serve or sell alcohol in Queensland, you need an RSA Statement of Attainment (also known as an RSA Certificate). To obtain an RSA Certificate you need to complete RSA Training. This course is valid in Queensland, South Australia, Northern Territory and Western Australia.
We are required by law to verify your identity. Upon completing your RSA course online, you will receive your RSA Certificate within 1 business day, after you have submitted your identification.
Your RSA emailed within 1 business day of receipt of your identification
|Cost||$19.00 only. No more to pay! (inc GST)|
|Unit code & name||SITHFAB201 Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA)|
|Delivery||100% online, no classroom or assignments.|
|Time||3 minutes to enrol, 4-6 hours - self paced|
|Payment||Paypal or Mastercard/Visa through our Eway internet payment facility.|
|Qualification||National Statement of Attainment sent by email ONLY. (Note RSA certificate and RSA Statement of Attainment are the same thing.)|
|Valid||Queensland, South Australia, Western Australia, Northern Territory for 3 years. NB. If you are under 18 years old, you may have limited vocational outcomes after completing this course, as some states require you to be 18 years old to work in a licensed venue.|
How long? It takes 3 minutes to enrol and pay. The course takes 5-6 hours to complete depending on your existing knowledge. No need to finish the course in one session! Log in and out as many times as you like, the system which questions you have answered correctly.
How does it work? Click “Start Course Now” button, enter your details, and proceed to the payment page and pay. After payment, you are given immediate access to your “My Training”. Simply click on the name of the course when you are ready to start. No need to wait for an email with log in details.
The course is broken into sections. At the end of each section is an assessment. Please read “How will I be assessed” for more details on assessment.
Who should do this course? This course is for participants who wish to work in licensed venues throughout the state Queensland, Northern Territory, South Australia or Western Australia. It is suitable for people who are working in an environment where alcohol is served such as in bars, hotels, beer gardens, restaurants, airlines, catered functions or wineries.
Please read the following information regarding assessment and completion requirements carefully. There are no refunds once you commence this online course.
How will I be assessed? The course is broken into sections. At the end of each section is an assessment. The assessments consists of a number of multiple choice answer questions. You are required to study each section in sequence and answer every question correctly to be deemed competent. You are required to answer ALL questions in ALL sections correctly to be deemed competent in this subject.
If you answer all questions correctly, you will move to the next section. If you answer any questions incorrectly (even one!), you will be returned to the beginning of the assessment to attempt ALL the questions for that section again. You can review the learning materials during the assessment. The system WILL NOT let you move to the next section until you have answered all questions correctly.
How assessment works:
1. Read the question;
2. Select your answer/s from the selection of answers given;
3. Press "Submit";
4. Move onto the next question;
5. At the end of the questions, you will receive the result of your assessment.
Section 1 - 15 multiple choice questions
Section 2 - 21 multiple choice questions
Section 3 - 15 multiple choice questions
Section 4 - 21 multiple choice questions
Section 5 - 8 multiple choice questions
Section 6 - 12 multiple choice questions
Step 1 - Enrol in and pay for this online course.
Step 2 - Complete the online course
Step 3 - Send a copy of your identification as per above to:
Click here to view acceptable identification and identification submission details.
Step 4 - Wait one (1) business day for your certificate to be emailed.
Competitive Price, No Hidden Costs
OLGR Approved course - 100% online delivery - no classroom
Valid Queensland, NT, South Australia, Western Australia. If you are under 18 years old, you may have limited vocational outcomes after completing this course, as some states require you to be 18 years old to work in a licensed venue.
Easy & Secure Payment Options - online with credit card, Paypal.
Accredited Training - a Registered Training Organisation since 2003. Click here to see our credentials.
Flexible Training - As long as you need to complete the course, start and stop as many times as you like.
Convenient - the online course is available 24/ 7.
User Friendly with Support - easy to use online training materials that can be downloaded for future reference.
Available Next Business Day – your Statement of Attainment (RSA Certificate) will be available to download within 1 business day, once you have completed your training and supplied to us the appropriate identification documents. Details of how to download your Statement of Attainment can be found on the FAQ tab of this page and in the RSA course itself.
SITHFAB201 Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol
This course covers the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to responsibly sell or serve alcohol and to satisfy the requirements for responsible sale and service of alcohol (RSA) under state or territory legislation. A harm minimisation approach is central to compliance with liquor licensing legislation which, across all Australian States and Territories, imposes obligations on all licensed venues to participate in the management of public safety through the responsible sale and service of alcohol.
All persons undertaking training as part of a national qualification that includes the sale and service of alcohol must complete this unit.
Staff members involved in the service or supply of liquor including managers, bartenders, glass collectors, floor hostesses and room service staff supplying alcohol.
|1. Sell or serve alcohol responsibly.||1.1||Sell or serve alcohol according to provisions of relevant state or territory legislation, licensing requirements and responsible service of alcohol principles.|
|1.2||Provide accurate information to customers on alcoholic beverages according to organisation or house policy and government legislation, including types, strengths, standard drinks and the alcoholic percentages of a range of frequently sold alcoholic beverages.|
|1.3||Assist customers with information on the range of non alcoholic beverages available for purchase.|
|1.4||Identify issues related to the sale and service of alcohol to different types of customers, especially those at risk, and incorporate them into sales or service.|
|2. Assist customers to drink within appropriate limits.||2.1||Prepare and serve standard drinks or samples according to industry requirements.|
|2.2||Encourage customers courteously and diplomatically to drink within appropriate limits.|
|2.3||Recognise erratic drinking patterns as an early sign of possible intoxication and take appropriate action..|
|2.4||Monitor emotional and physical state of customers for signs of intoxication and ill effects of illicit or other drug usage.|
|2.5||Where appropriate, offer food and non alcoholic beverages.|
|2.6||Politely decline requests for alcohol to be dispensed in a manner that is irresponsible, or which encourages the rapid or excessive consumption of alcohol, and advise customers of the reasons for the refusal|
|3. Assess alcohol affected customers and identify customers to whom sale or service must be refused.||3.1||Assess intoxication levels of customers using a number of methods, including observing changes in behaviour, observing emotional and physical state, and monitoring noise levels and drink purchases.|
|3.2||When assessing intoxication, take into account factors that may affect individual responses to alcohol.|
|3.3||Identify customers to whom sale or service must be refused according to state and territory legislation, including minors, those purchasing on behalf of minors, intoxicated persons, and persons affected by the consumption of illicit and other drugs.|
|3.4||Where appropriate, request and obtain acceptable proof of age prior to sale or service.|
|4. Refuse to provide alcohol.||4.1||Refuse service in a polite manner and state reasons for the refusal.|
|4.2||Speak to intoxicated customers in a suitable and consistent manner, minimising confrontation and arguments and point out signage.|
|4.3||Provide appropriate assistance to customers when refusing service.|
|4.4||Where appropriate, give customers a verbal warning and ask them to leave the premises according to organisation or house requirements, the specific situation and provisions of state or territory legislation and regulations.|
|4.5||Use appropriate communication and conflict resolution skills to handle difficult situations.|
|4.6||Refer difficult situations beyond the scope of individual responsibility to the appropriate person.|
|4.7||Promptly identify situations that pose a threat to the safety or security of colleagues, customers or property, and seek assistance from appropriate colleagues according to organisational policy.|
How do I start my course? I have paid my money but do not know how to start the course.
From your ‘My Training” screen, click on the name of the course to start.
How do I get to “my training”?
To start your course, click on the name of the course in you "My Training" screen.
Go to www.hia.edu.au
Click log in from far left of screen,
Enter your email and password (this is what you set up when you registered for the course),
Click "Sign in" to get to "My Training".
Payment Pending - I have paid my money but I have a course that says ‘Payment Pending
If you have more than one of the same course listed in your “My Training” it means you have registered more than once for the course. Click on the course that does NOT have payment pending beside it to start.
I have not received my Statement of Attainment. When do I get my Statement of Attainment?
To receive a Statement of Attainment you must have:
1. Completed the course
2. Sent your identification
Your Statement of Attainment will be available for download within one (1) business day of receiving your identification (provided you have completed your course.)
If you send your identification on a Friday Saturday or Sunday, the next business day is Monday. Business days are Monday to Friday and exclude weekends (Saturday and Sunday) and Queensland public holidays.
Download your Statement of Attainment
To do this, go to Log In from the far right of the screen (of this website).
Enter your email and password (this is what you entered when you registered for the course.)
Beside the name of the course you have completed is a paperclip (in the certificate column), click the paperclip to download, save and print your certificate.
I can’t log in. It says “there was a problem logging you in. Please check the details and try again.”
I enrolled in the WA/SA/NT course, why is there content and questions about Queensland?
At HIA we like to offer accredited courses that offer great value for money for students. In keeping with this philosophy, our RSA course is valid in Queensland, Northern Territory, South Australia and Western Australia.
To be valid in Queensland, and for us to issue you an OLGR certificate, the course will deal specifically with Queensland in a couple of places. It will also ask some specific questions about Queensland law. In addition it covers all the areas to make the course valid in Northern Territory, South Australia and Western Australia. You should be aware, that just as severe fines and penalties apply in all states of Australia, not just Queensland.
Statement of Attainment valid in Qld, WA, SA & NT.
I purchased more than one course, how do I log into the other courses that I purchased?
Log into your “My Training” account.
To do this, go to Log In from the far right of the screen our website, enter your email and password. From the ‘My Training’ screen, simply click on the course name to start.
In what format are my certificates? Can I save them?
The certificates are in PDF format. You can save the attachment to your hard drive, portable hard drive or memory stick.
Can I print the certificate?
Yes, simply open the PDF attachment and print it.
I cannot find my RSA certificate. How do I get another copy?
Simply log into your training account and re-print them.
How long is my certificate valid?
The Nationally Accredited Statement of Attainment is valid for 3 years.
Which Australian states accept online RSA training?
Each state and territory has different requirements, QLD, SA, WA, NT accept RSA Certificates obtained from online training. VIC, NSW,ACT, TAS do not.
Is there an age limit to complete online RSA & RSG courses?
There is no upper or lower age limit for completing RSA or RSG training. However, if you are under 18 years old, you may have limited vocational outcomes after completing this course, as some states require you to be 18 years old to work in a licensed venue.
After I have paid for the course, are there any additional charges?
No – we have only the one fee.
Which payment gateway do you use? Is it secure?
How can I pay?
You can pay online with a credit card, a Paypal account.
Can I use someone else’s credit card to pay for an online course?
Yes. Please fill in the enrolment page with the details of the student. Then on the payment page, enter the details of the person whose card will pay for the course. But remember; make sure you have that person’s permission to use their card.
How do I enrol?
Simply click the “start now” button, complete the student details, and accept the terms and conditions then proceed to the payment page. Once your payment is complete, you will be taken straight to your “My Training” screen. Simply click the name of the course to begin.
When can I start the course? Do I need to receive an email to start the course?
As soon as your payment is processed you are taken straight to your my training screen. Read the first and second questions on this page to learn how to access your “My Training” account.
You will receive an email with your username, password and course details. Please check your spam/junk files if you cannot find it. However, you do not need this email to begin the course.
Why do I need to enter my date of birth during enrolment?
We have to verify your identify. It is a government requirement that we capture this information.
How will my name appear on my certificate?
Our system will print your name EXACTLY as you enter it into the enrolment screen. Please take care to spell your name correctly and use capitals.
What happens if I enter the wrong information during enrolment? Can it be changed?
Remember to be careful when entering your information; our system will print on your certificate EXACTLY what you enter at the enrolment screen.
I cannot remember my password. What do I do?
What software no I need to install?
None, you only need access to the internet.
Do I need any equipment?
You will need internet access. You will also need speakers as there are movies in the courses.
Do I have to finish the course in one session?
No you can log in and out as needed. The system remembers which assessment questions you have answered.
How do I log back into a course?
Go to www.hia.edu.au, select “Log in continue course” from the far right hand side of the screen.
At the log in screen, enter your email address and password.
From your “My Training” screen, click on the name of the course you wish to continue.
What type of computer can I use?
You do not need to install software, so it does not matter which type of computer you use. You can use any computer that connects to the internet
Can I use a computer other than my home computer?
Yes, you only need access to the internet to access your course.
Can I use an Iphone or Ipad.
YES! We are one of the only people who offer mobile enabled courses!
Can I get help if I need it?
Yes – Help is available during business hours on 1300 776 728 or via email; after hours by email.
How does the course work?
Click “Start Course Now” button, enter your details, and proceed to the payment page and pay. After payment, you are given immediate access to your “My Training”. Simply click on the name of the course when you are ready to start. No need to wait for an email with log in details.
The course is broken into sections. At the end of each section is an assessment. Please read “How will I be assessed” for more details on assessment.
Is there an exam? How am I assessed?
Assessment details for each course are clearly listed on each course pages under the heading” How am I assessed”. Each course contains online assessment which includes multiple choice. Please read the assessment tab for this course. There are NO refunds if you fail to read how the assessment works..
How will I know if I got the question right?
At the end of all the questions, will be given a summary of the questions you got wrong. And the assessment will start again.
How long do I have to finish my course?
Your log in is valid for 12 months. After 12 months, your log in will be disabled.
What are you waiting for? Enrol today!
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