You can work as a Hotel or Motel Manager without formal qualifications, however, they may be useful. Management and hospitality sector experience are generally needed. It is common for Hotel and Motel Managers to complete a VET (Vocational Education and Training) course.
Registration with the relevant state or territory board may be needed to work as a Hotel or Motel Manager.
Checks, licences and tickets
You may need:
- responsible service of alcohol (RSA) certificate
- responsible service of gambling certificate
Thinking about study or training?
Before starting a course, check it will provide you with the skills and qualifications you need.
- Compare Vocational Education and Training (VET) courses, providers and student outcomes on the My Skills website.
- You might be interested in Tourism, Travel and Hospitality VET training pathways on the AAPathways website.
Or check out related courses on Job Outlook.
Useful links and resources