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If you are looking for an exciting career in travel and tourism, this course will help you progress towards your goal. Exploring the travel and tourism industry, the course focuses on supervisory opportunities in the industry. You will learn about worldwide travel destinations, cruise operations, business travel, planning an event, tour operations, marketing and sustainable tourism. Students will also be given an enrichment opportunity to gain the computerised reservations system (Amadeus) qualification used by major retail and business agents, tour operators and airlines.
Research tasks, short-answer questions practical tasks and online e-assessments
This course can lead to a Level 3 Diploma and job opportunities within the hotel or travel and tourism market.
What can I earn in the travel and tourism industry?
When you're deciding what to study, it's important to think about where your course will lead. With a vocational qualification in travel and tourism, you'll be starting on a career path with lots of opportunity for progression ? and a good salary in your sights. For example:
Cabin crew members start on around £19,000 a year and can earn £33,000 with 3-5 years' experience
Travel agents start at around £16,000 a year and can earn £24,000 with 3-5 years' experience
Hotel managers start at around £15,000 a year and can earn £24,000 with 3-5 years' experience
If you'd like to turn your passion for travel into a career, we offer a diverse range of vocational courses that will help you get where you want to go. Our former students have taken up exciting roles such as cabin crew for EasyJet and Resort Rep for Kuoni UK in the Maldives ? and with the right training, there's no reason why you shouldn't follow in their footsteps.
4 GCSEs A*-C / or 9-4 (in 2017 GCSEs)
Relevant Level 2 qualification with Merit or above
Relevant industry experience to Level 2 or above
Lessons, workshops, educational visits, talks by guest speakers and successful students currently working in the industry, university taster day.
Process for Application
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