Travel & Tourism

Qualification: City & Guilds Diploma
Level 2

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About the course

This course is suitable for you if you want a general introduction to the Travel and Tourism industry and have a desire to work in the Travel Industry. This might be as a holiday representative, travel agency, in hotels and visitor attractions, on cruise ships or as cabin crew.

What you will learn
  • UK and Worldwide travel and tourism destinations
  • Introduction to the cruise industry
  • Retail travel services
  • How to interpret holiday brochures
  • Specialist holidays
  • Suggesting and booking holidays
  • Travel and tourism support services (Passport, visas, insurance, foreign exchange etc)
  • Understanding and designing your own visitor attraction
  • Resort representatives (Welcome meetings, airport transfers, resort information)
  • Tourist information services (How Tourist Information Centres operate)
  • Meet and greet in travel and tourism services
Facilities
  • Mock-up of an equipped plane fuselage
  • Training off-site including fire & safety training centres
  • Trips to UK tourist destinations and attractions
Entry requirements
  • 4 GCSEs grade D/3 or below (including English and maths) or
  • Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Travel and Tourism (including Level 1 in English and maths)

You will be required to attend an interview at the College prior to enrolling onto this course.

Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
04/09/17 1 year Main
What next?
  • Level 3 in Travel and Tourism
  • Entry level employment within the industry
    (Waiter/Waitress, Trainee Receptionist, Conference Steward, Chambermaid)