What courses can I do after this?
Progression on to the City and Guilds Level 2 Extended Certificate in Travel and Tourism or other related Level 2 course, or to employment or apprenticeship training.
What jobs can I get?
This course provides a number of opportunities to experience the world of business or tourism at first hand through educational visits, visiting speakers, and the practical experience of our team of lecturers, all of whom have had many years working in various aspects of the Tourism & Business industries. Job roles include travel agency apprentice, tourist information centre assistant and hotel reception - front of house,customer service,business adminstration apprentice and a variety of other related roles.
To do this course you should have...
You will need to achieve GCSE grade 1-4 including English and maths or have successfully completed a Foundation Entry level 3 qualifcation and have achieved Entry Level 3 Functional Skill in English and maths. An active interest in the business,travel and tourism industry would also be desirable.
What about work experience?
Work related and employability skills are covered in the course.
|Course Code||Start Date||Costs 16-18||Costs 19-23 (with concessions)||Costs 19+ (no concessions)|
* Please note fees are subject to change.
The fee for 16 - 19 yr olds for this course is £140 for educational visits and an atlas
This study programme will help you develop skills and knowledge to progress on your choosen career path,with units such as:
- Personal Budgeting and Money Management
- Planning a trip to a visitor attraction
- Team work Skills & take part in an activity
- Preparing for Interviews & Career Planning
- Locational Geography
- Research project in either Business or Tourism
You will also study GCSE English and maths or Functional skills at the appropriate level.
Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.
More about the course
There is a very high level of support for this course and every student will have regular contact with a personal tutor. We will ensure that you feel confident about your progress and your course work.