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 tourism industry 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 industry. Job roles include travel agency apprentice, tourist information centre assistant and hotel reception - front of house.
To do this course you should have...
You will need to achieve GCSE grade D-G (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 travel and tourism industry would also be desirable.
What about work experience?
Work related and employability skills are covered in the course.
A range of Volunterring opportunities are provided through out the programme.
|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 in units such as:
• Induction to study
• Developing Personal Confidence and Self Awareness
- Writing for meaning Skills
- Personal Budgeting and Money Manangement
- Personal Learning Skills
- Participate in a Vocational Taster - Travel & Tourism studies
- Preparing for Interviews
- Locational Geography
You will also study GCSE English and maths or Functional stkills at the appropriate level.
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. We will ensure you feel confident about your progress and your course work.