Travel and tourism

Details

Venue Southwark
Day/Eve Day
Study Mode Full Time
Duration 1 year
Start Date 09/09/2019
End Date 03/07/2020

Fees and Finance

16-18 Free
19-24 £1,287 p/ year
24+ £1,287 p/ year
International £9,000 p/ year

Funding

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Overview

For people thinking about an exciting career in travel and tourism, this course will help you progress towards your goal. Exploring the travel and tourism industry, the programme will enable you to learn about worldwide travel destinations, customer service and selling skills, retail travel servicers, tourist information services and interpersonal skills, as well as functional skills in mathematics and English. In addition you will be given an enrichment opportunity to gain the on-line Viewdata and Galileo systems qualifications used by major retail agents and tour operators.

Unit Breakdown

  • Worldwide destinations
  • Meet and greet services
  • UK tourism
  • Skills for working in travel and tourism
  • Retail travel
  • Travel planning
  • Tourist information services
  • Visitor attractions
  • Tour operations and interpersonal skills.

Assessment Method

Research tasks, short-answer questions practical tasks and online e-assessments.

Progression Opportunities

After successful completion of this course you can progress on to a Level 3 Diploma in tourism.

Career Options

This course equips you for a wide range of roles in the tourism industry such as travel agent, tour operator, cruise operator, tour guide, overseas resort representative or within a hotel.

Entry Requirements

  • 4 GCSEs D-F / or 3-2 (in 2017 GCSEs)
  • Relevant Level 1 qualification with Merit or above
  • Relevant industry experience to Level 1 or above

Facilities

Lessons, educational visits to visitor attractions and hotels, guest speakers, and workshops.

Process for Application

To apply please select your chosen start date and location above.

What could I earn?

  • Industrial cleaning process occupations £14,100
  • Human resources and industrial relations officers £24,000
  • Vocational and industrial trainers and instructors £22,400

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Email: For general enquiries please contact us at info@lscollege.ac.uk.  For application enquiries please contact us at apply@lscollege.ac.uk  

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Lewisham Southwark College, Lewisham Way, London SE4 1UT

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