This study programme offers a broad introduction to Travel and Tourism at Intermediate level and aims to prepare you for further study in this subject area. The course has been developed in consultation with employers in the travel and tourism industry, so you can be sure that you are developing relevant skills for your future career. The qualification is equivalent to NVQ Level 2 and is widely recognised by industry and taught within a grade 1 award winning department.

What the course leads to

What courses can I do after this? 

Progression on to the City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Travel and Tourism or other related Level 3 course. Alternatively direct employment into the travel and tourism industry or apprenticeship training.

What jobs can I get? 

This study programme 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 within the travel and tourism industry including:
• Holiday representative
• Tour guide
• Tourist information centre assistant
• Travel agent.
 

What do I need to apply

To do this course you should have... 

You will require a minimum of 4 GCSEs at grades A*-D including English and maths grades 9-3 (formerly A*-D) and science for some programmes. Alternatively successful completion of a relevant Level 1 qualification and have achieved a Level 1 Functional Skill in English and maths. An active interest in the travel and tourism industry is also desirable.

What about work experience? 

You will have the opportunity to take part in one weeks work experience  as part of your study programme.

Course costs

Course Code Start Date Costs 16-18 Costs 19-23 (with concessions) Costs 19+ (no concessions)
HHL2FC001F 08/09/2021 £80.00 £80.00 £1730.00

* Please note fees are subject to change.

Costs 

The fee for 16 - 19 yr olds for this course is £140 for educational visits and an atlas.

Course content

Course Content 

The units studied include:

•  Retail travel services
•  Structure of the UK travel industry
•  Interpersonal Skills for the travel and tourism workplace 
•  Worldwide travel and tourism destinations

You will also study GCSE English and Maths or Functional Skills at the appropriate level.

More info

Start Day/Time 

Hours of attendance and start date will be confirmed at interview or enrolment.

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2 Diploma

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds

Curriculum Area 

Business, Digital, Leadership & ESOL - Hospitality and Tourism

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.

Duration 

1 Year

Attendance 

Full-time

Level 

Level 2

Qualification Name 

Level 2 Diploma

Awarding Body 

City & Guilds