Have you decided on a career in the Travel and Tourism industry? Our full time BTEC Level 3 90 Credit/ Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism and Events Management will open up a world of fantastic career and university options. This is a full time course and therefore is recommended for students who have decided on a career in the industry, or a degree linked to this area.
This course builds on the content of our two A Level equivalent course and you will study a range of topics looking at a number of areas including:
- Ensuring the right customer experience
- Investigating global destinations
- Travel and Tourism enterprises
- Researching current issues
- The UK as a destinations
- Developing knowledge of visitor attractions
- Events, conferences and exhibitions
- The cruise industry
General entry criteria applies.
This is a fast paced, interactive course using a variety of teaching methods to build your skills and develop your knowledge. You will take part in group work and role plays, explore case study material, deliver presentations and undertake independent learning, supporting you to prepare for the future.
Trips and experiences are a key part of the experience and trips include Blackpool, Dublin and the Peak District National Park.
You will also have the opportunity to undertake additional qualifications that will support your career, such as the NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Air Cabin Crew, Resort Representatives and Events Planning.
As a three A Level equivalent qualification, this course is ideal for those who want to study a degree in Events, Tourism Management or Hospitality. Students from this course also progress to a range of destinations including employment in the industry for companies such as Jet2, Thomas Cook and degrees courses in related areas such as Business Tourism.
Good to Know
The Travel and Tourism industry is growing. Demand for employees with related degrees is increasing and there are expected to be 69,000 more managerial positions over the next eight years.