Travel & Tourism


Wirral Met’s Travel and Tourism courses lead to industry recognised qualifications that will prepare you for an exciting career in this dynamic sector. As the only College in the North West to be granted the prestigious Swissport Academy status, you will be given the opportunity to gain valuable work experience within areas such as travel, tourism and aviation, whilst expanding your knowledge at events and trips abroad.


Explore our wide range of full and part-time Travel and Tourism courses, taught by friendly, experienced tutors at our Conway Park campus in Birkenhead.


  • LANGUAGES Courses at Wirral Met 0 Course

    Learn a new language with a part-time course at Wirral Met. During one evening per week you will gain basic conversation skills that are useful when ordering food, booking excursions and simple directions. Courses include information on culture, and an overview of how foreign languages compare to English.

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These courses equip students with the skills and knowledge to progress onto occupations including:

Experienced air traffic controllers can earn between £36,000 and £50,000 per year, experienced air cabin crew can earn between £15,000 and £21,000 per year and senior cabin crew can earn up to £25,000 a year. Airline pilots can earn between £38,000 and £90,000, depending on their experience.

Source: nationalcareersservice.direct.gov.uk

Travel agents

Up to £26,000

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Travel agency managers and proprietors

Up to £63,000

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Leisure and travel service occupations n.e.c.

Up to £24,000

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Many students progress to employment within the travel industry once they have completed their full-time study programmes, and our Level 3 students often progress onto Higher Education programmes and University.


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