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WHO IS THIS COURSE FOR?

This one-year course is mainly for school leavers aged 16+. A Level 1 qualification in Travel and Tourism gives learners the insight and underpinning knowledge needed for employment in the travel industry.

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Location: Central Campus

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FORMAL ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, although potential learners will need to be assessed on their level of Maths and English, and attend an interview with the course tutor. Learners should demonstrate an interest and desire to work in the Travel and Tourism industry.

WHAT DOES THE COURSE INVOLVE?

This is a high quality foundation course covering a range of topics, some of which are specific to public services, and others which will develop your wider skills. The course is split into distinct categories.
For the main programme you will study units specific to the Travel and Tourism industry such as Recommending Package Holidays, Airlines and Displaying Travel and Tourism Products and Services.
Personal Development units such as Conduct at Work and Teamwork will enhance your wider knowledge.
Functional Skills units will enhance your basic skills in Maths, English and Information Technology.

ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES

We run subsidised activities and visits to tourist attractions in the UK and abroad. Recent trips include Goa and Turkey.

HOW WILL I BE ASSESSED?

All assessments are through coursework, role plays, presentation and practical skills.

WHERE CAN I GO NEXT?

You will be surprised at the vast amount of careers available within this growing sector. After successfully completing this course, you can go on to study any Level 2 qualification – in particular the Travel and Tourism Level 2 Diploma. Alternatively you could begin your career in the tourist industry.

Success Rates on courses for 16-18 year-olds nearly 7% better than national average*