RSA Melbourne

Course Details

If you want to work in any bar, club, cafe, restaurant or venue (including liquor stores and bottle shops) that sells alcohol in Victoria, you will need a Responsible Service of Alcohol (RSA) certificate, accredited by the Victorian Commission for Liquor and Gambling Regulation (VCGLR). Our RSA course in Melbourne’s CBD is approved by the VCGLR.

What You Will Learn

  • Problems associated with excessive consumption
  • Alcohol and the law
  • Who is responsible?
  • Facts about alcohol
  • Strategies for responsible service
  • Refusal of service


PubNetwork utilises competency-based assessment to demonstrate that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by nationally recognised standards. To achieve competence in this course you will need to complete a written assessment and a skills demonstration.

Course Duration

Five hours


On successful completion of the course you will be issued with:

  • VCGLR approved certificate – Responsible Service of Alcohol
  • Statement of Attainment – SITHFAB002 Provide Responsible Service of Alcohol

Entrance Requirements / Pre-requisites

  • Learners must be 16 years of age and over at the time of course commencement.
  • There are no pre-requisite units for this course, however, as the course is delivered in, and assessments are conducted in English, learners must have the ability to read, write, and understand English to ensure successful completion. If you require a translator or interpreter to assist you, please note that you must enrol in our face-to-face RSA course.
  • Learners must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to attend onsite learning (Department of Education and Training, Victoria).