Are you interested in tourism, new cultures and helping people to enjoy their leisure time? Travel and Tourism is a rapidly growing industry offering many career options and giving you the chance to work with people of all ages and backgrounds.
This Level 3 certificate is ideal for students considering a career in the industry as well as for those who want to progress to a related degree. You will study a range of topics:
- Ensuring the right customer experience
- Investigating global destinations
- Understanding the world of Travel and Tourism
- Developing knowledge of visitor attractions
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 single A Level equivalent, you will study this alongside other complementary subjects. Students from this course 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 Travel and Tourism and 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.