sbat traineeships about the service crew

About Us

Boris Duka, our Managing Director has been passionate about hospitality for over 35 years. His firsthand experience in all aspects for the hospitality industry is what drove him to create THE SERVICE CREW. Recruiting, Training and Employing Hospitality Staff.

The Service Crew began in 2006 specialising in Certificate III in Hospitality School Based Traineeships (SBAT), offering year 10, 11 and 12 students in Melbourne’s Western Suburbs and Regional Victoria an opportunity to gain a nationally recognized qualification with industry experience while still at school.

The Service Crew have a dedicated team that works closely with local schools and local businesses enabling us to offer employment opportunities to local youth while creating valuable career pathways.

"Boris’s enthusiasm and consistent commitment in offering part time employment Hospitality Industry opportunities via an SBAT Program format has enabled many and will continue to allow many more students to progress into career positions within the Hospitality Industry."

Graeme Matheson, Chairperson

Geelong Career Teacher Association’s SBAT Task Force Group and
Geelong SBAT Co-ordinator: Geelong /Bellarine/Northern Schools Cluster