Nationally Recognised Training organisation

Responsible Service of Alcohol training (also known as RSA training course ) is designed to provide participants with the skills and knowledge necessary to contribute to a safe, enjoyable environment in licensed premises where alcohol is served and sold.

TP Training is approved by Liquor and Gaming NSW and accredited by the Australian Skills and Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver this training course. This training course is nationally recognised.

Course Fee

$220 $190» Include NSW RSA competency card fee.


  • Burwood

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Course Description

If you are looking for work in any establishment that sells or serves alcohol in NSW, it is a government requirement for you to have completed a Liquor and Gaming NSW approved RSA course (Responsible Service of Alcohol Course).

RSA course should be undertaken only if you have never done this course before or your competency card expired more than 28 days ago. If you have a valid RSA competency card or it has expired recently, you need to do a L&GNSW online refresher course.

Units of Competency
  • SITHFAB002 – Provide responsible service of alcohol
Entry Requirements

Participants must

  • Provide one form of photo I.D. (e.g. Passport, Australian driver’s licence, proof of age card)
  • Provide Unique Student Identifier (USI) number
  • Complete TP Training Language, Literacy and Numeracy assessment

This RSA course combines plain English, videos, photos, and questioning to ensure all learners are able to have the best possible chance at comprehending the required knowledge and skills. If you believe you will need assistance to complete the RSA course due to your Language, Literacy or Numeracy skills, please contact our office on 1800 577 301 to discuss your training needs.


Participants should arrive 15 minutes prior to the scheduled starting time of the course to complete the necessary enrolment paperwork.

If participants arrive 15 minutes after the scheduled starting time, entry to the course will be refused.

Training & Assessments

RSA training covers alcohol-related topics, such as facts about liquor industry and alcohol, intoxication, harm minimisation strategies, benefits of responsible service of alcohol, strategies for responsible service of alcohol, refusal of service and underage drinking, packaged liquor and functions.

RSA training course consists of PowerPoint presentation, class activities, videos and end-of-the-day assessment.


Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive:

  • NSW RSA interim certificate on the same day
  • Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for SITHFAB002 Provide responsible service of alcohol

To receive your competency card, you will need to:

  • Complete the course successfully and receive an NSW RSA interim certificate
  • Take your RSA interim certificate and 100 points of identification (see details on the back side of the RSA interim certificate)
  • Visit the closest Service NSW centre to order your competency card
  • The competency card will be posted to you within 4 weeks

You can also access your digital licence. For more detailed information, please visit Service NSW website.