Or Application Form & Reference Form to be returned to Student Services
This very practical course will provide learners with an understanding of the principles of the travel and tourism industry and allow them to explore the various avenues of work within this industry.
This study programme will provide students with the opportunity to gain a good understanding of the numerous career options within the travel industry. It is designed to ensure students learn the necessary skills and gain valuable experience which will enable them to apply for employment within the various sectors of the travel industry or progress on to a higher level qualification.
The study programme is delivered in a practical way by lecturers who have travel industry experience and can bring the subjects to life.
- Complete various units including — Customer service, UK travel industry, Travel and tourism destinations.
- Gain an understanding of the travel and tourism industry and prepare to progress to further study.
- Understand and develop the skills necessary to work within the travel and tourism industry.
- Allow learners to recognise the transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study.
Relevant Level 1 qualification or minimum of 3 GCSEs at Grade 3/D or above. In some cases subject related specialisms, English and/or maths may be required Satisfactory interview, assessment, school report and/or satisfactory reference.
If English is not your first language, you may need an assessment before enrolling on this course. To discuss further, please contact the ESOL department on 0151 551 7144
Practical, assignments, work experience
If you are aged 16-18:
This study programme will be FREE for most students who are aged 16-18 on 31 August, or students aged 19-24 with an Education, Health & Care Plan.
If you are aged 19 or over:
Fee : £375.00
This course is FREE if you are aged 19+, unemployed/in receipt of eligible benefits or in work earning less than £17,550 annual gross salary (or £9/hour), and you do not have a level 3 qualification. Please see our Fees and Discounts leaflet for details, or call 0151 551 7777.
The fee quoted is for the academic year 2019-20.
For advice and guidance, please contact Student Services on 0151 551 7777 or call into our Conway Park Campus. Open Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 11 to 4pm and Wednesdays 4 to 6.30pm (term time only).