What courses can I do after this?
Progression at The College on to the Airport Check-in and Ground Crew (airport operations qualification), Cabin Crew programme or to employment within the travel and tourism industry working for a travel agency, tour operator, tourist information centre, airline, cruise line, visitor attraction, hotel or within business travel or tourist information services. In certain cases students may progress to higher education for a Foundation Degree in Business Studies offered by the College.
What jobs can I get?
Range of jobs include, Travel Agency,Overseas Representative, Tour Guide,Airline/Cruise Industry reservations agent, Hospitaity Industry to include receptionist, Visitor Attraction.
To do this course you should have...
You will require a minimum of 5 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English and/or maths grades 9-4 (formerly A*-C). Alternatively successful completion of a relevant Level 2 qualification and have achieved a Level 2 Functional Skill in English and maths.
What about work experience?
You will complete 2 weeks work experience whilst on this course.
International entry requirements
If you are not from an English Language speaking country, you will need to have UKVI IELTS 5.5. We accept a wide range of academic qualifications awarded overseas and use the UK NARIC (National Academic Recognition Information Centre) guidelines for international comparisons. For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
fees for 16-18 yr olds include £140 for educational visits and an atlas.
For tuition and accommodation fees please visit www.thecollege.co.uk/international/courses/tuition-fees and our International Operations team can offer you advice and guidance before and during your studies.
Units studied include :
• Work Experience
• Overseas resort representative and resort operations
• Special interest Holidays
• Sales and Promotions in Travel and Tourism
• Worldwide travel and tourism destinations
GCSE English or maths will also be studied - only one GCSE
More about the course
There is a very high level of support for this course. Every student will have regular frequent contact with a personal tutor who will coach you through what is required and explain any difficulties. This course also provides a 1 week work placement opportunity within the local travel and tourism industry.