RSA - Responsible Service of Alcohol Course and Certification

Get the qualification you need to work as a waiter, as bar staff and in hospitality jobs, with this nationally recognised 4-hour course, delivered in the heart of Melbourne CBD. Course Fee $55.00

4 Hours

RSA at MCIE – still only $55.00

Thinking of working in Victoria, in the hospitality industry this summer? Then you’ll need a Victorian RSA certificate.

Course Overview

  • all legal requirements of the sale and service of alcohol
  • harm minimisation
  • duty of care
  • how to anticipate problems and manage customers
  • how to assess and monitor the level of intoxication
  • advising customers on standard drinks and the effects of alcohol


Fast Facts

  • classroom-based – face to face session
  • only 4 hours, and includes assessment (closed book)
  • maximum of 25 participants per class
  • classes on scheduled Wednesdays
  • Melbourne CBD location
  • approved by the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulations (VCGLR)


Liquor Licensing Victoria

MCIE is accredited by the Director of the Victorian Commission for Gambling and Liquor Regulations (VCGLR), to deliver the RSA workshops. In accordance with VCGLR policy, RSA Certificates can only be awarded to participants who successfully achieve at least 70 per cent or higher on the assessment task. Certificates will be available for collection the next working weekday.


Class Schedule


Send your booking request online for:

  • Wednesday, March 3rd – From 5:00pm to 9:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 10th – From 9:30am to 1:30pm


Book Online

To book the course you can:

  • complete the enquiry form below
  • call us on 1300 737 004
  • email us at
  • visit us at Level 5, 250 Collins Street, Melbourne


Methods of Payment

MCIE accepts Visa, Mastercard, Direct Credit Online, BPay and EFTPOS.

Payment in full confirms your registration. No refunds are available within 7 days of the course.
A substitute participant is welcome to attend in your place.
Doors close 15 minutes after scheduled start time. Late participants who have been locked out must contact to reschedule their session.

Page updated on 11 February 2021 BD


5/250 Collins St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000   View map


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