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Travel & Tourism

Course units include:

  • The UK travel industry
  • The UK tourism industry
  • Customer service in travel and tourism
  • Locational geography
  • UK travel and tourism destinations
  • Recommending holidays to suit customers’ needs
  • Promotional materials for travel and tourism
  • Providing information on a tourist destination
  • Preparing for employment in travel and tourism.

    Students on this course will have the opportunity to study for the additional qualification - The Level 1 Certificate in Exploring the Aviation Industry - within this study programme. This means you can potentially gain two qualifications at the end of your course.
  • Entry requirements

    5 GCSEs grade 2 (grade E) or above including English. References may be taken up.

  • Who is the course for?

    This Foundation Level course is for those wishing to gain employment in the travel & tourism industry.

  • Study methods

    Lectures, workshops, group work, visiting speakers, practical sessions and outside visits to provide students with a realistic view of the industry. This will include a residential stay within the UK. You may also undertake a one week work placement within the travel industry.

  • How is the course assessed?

    Course work, assignments, time-constrained assignments and practical applications of skills. .

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    Employment as a travel or holiday representative, a junior role in a hotel or at the airport.

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    C&G Level 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism or an apprenticeship.

  • How to apply

    To apply for a course either click the APPLY NOW button - fill out the form online and submit

    OR download an application form here and post it to the address on the form.
    When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Course starting Sep 2024

Starts 2 September 2024

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Uxbridge Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00