This course covers a variety of functions within the Travel and Tourism industry and will provide you with a sound knowledge and understanding of the industry, preparing you for further study or training in this exciting area of work. This full time course includes:
Preparing for Employment in Travel & Tourism
Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
UK Travel Industry
UK Tourism Industry
UK Travel and Tourism Destinations
Worldwide Travel and Tourism Destinations
You will be assigned a Personal Tutor and a Progress Tutor who will specifically look after your pastoral and course requirements
You will be assessed through a variety of assessment methods including discussions, displays, case studies, presentations, written work and practical assessments whilst on work placement
You will gain sector specific knowledge and experience from guest speakers and educational visits
You will be taught by industry professionals from a range of the travel and tourism sector.
We do ask for a contribution towards your educational trips of £60 which is payable at the beginning of the term.
You are required to have 4 GCSE grade E-G in individual subjects. You will also be required to undertake an interview and will be expected to be enthusiastic about working in the health and social care sector.
On successful completion of this qualification you can progress onto:
The L2 Extended Certificate in Travel and Tourism (subject to meeting entry requirements)
Employment within the Travel and Tourism Sector