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451 Personal Service and Travel Workers

ANZSCO - Australian and New Zealand Standard Classification of Occupations
Reference period
2021

Personal Service and Travel Workers provide beauty and personal care services, travel and tourism services, driving instruction, and funereal and other personal services to clients.

Indicative Skill Level:

Most occupations in this minor group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.

In Australia:

  • AQF Associate Degree, Advanced Diploma or Diploma, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 2); or
  • AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF Certificate IV, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3); or
  • AQF Certificate II or III, or at least one year of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 4); or
  • AQF Certificate I, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In New Zealand:

  • NZQF Diploma, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 2); or
  • NZQF Level 4 qualification, or at least three years of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 3); or
  • NZQF Level 2 or 3 qualification, or at least one year of relevant experience (ANZSCO Skill Level 4); or
  • NZQF Level 1 qualification, or compulsory secondary education (ANZSCO Skill Level 5)

In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification. In the case of some Skill Level 5 occupations, a short period of on-the-job training may be required in addition to or instead of the formal qualification, or no formal qualification or on-the-job training may be required.

Tasks Include:

  • providing beauty therapy and personal care services
  • instructing individuals and groups in the theory and application of driving
  • preparing bodies for burial and arranging and conducting funerals
  • conducting civil marriage and other ceremonies
  • escorting people on tours
  • planning and organising travel and accommodation for clients
  • providing travel and accommodation advice
  • providing services for the safety and comfort of passengers in aircraft, ships and railway sleeping cars
  • providing sexual services and social companionship to clients