Travel and Tourism Level 3
Type: Full Time
Subject: Travel & Tourism
Start Date: 12 September 2023
Fee: Please contact the Information Centre for fee information
Who is it for
If you're considering a career in tourism management or senior roles in the travel
industry, then this extended travel and tourism course could be just what you're
looking for. Our range of travel and tourism topics on offer will prepare you for life as a working professional within this fascinating and varied industry.
Interview Skills Assessment
You will be required to attend a Welcome Event – details will be provided upon application.
What will I need
5 GCSEs at grade 4/C or above including English and maths or a Merit in Level 2
Travel, plus GCSE English and maths at grade 4/C.
What is covered
Whether you're aiming to get straight on the career ladder after finishing your
course, or continuing onto higher study and university, this course will give you all
the skills needed as well as an industry recognised qualification. Combining theory
and practical elements within the college setting with essential work experience
in a travel and tourism placement, after completing this level 3 course you'll have
the tools to equip you for real careers in the travel and tourism industry and other sort after industries such as retail or hospitality.
Topics covered include: UK tour operations, cruise industry, UK visitor attractions,
conference and events management, marketing, tour guiding, business travel
and residential trip planning.
How is the course assessed
Through assignment work, presentations and practical activities.
What can this course lead to
On successful completion of the one year course and meeting elements of your
study programme, achieving Merit and Distinction grades, you will be able to
progress onto the second year of the course to develop learning further.
Once you have successfully completed the second year you can go on to study
for a HND/degree or related courses in hospitality, travel and tourism or work as a
travel consultant, resort rep, member of a cabin crew, business travel consultant or
Are there any additional costs
As part of the course, you'll get the chance to take part in various trips. There will also be a short residential visit in year 1. You will be required to wear a travel and tourism uniform. Costs will be advised to you at the interview stage, for payment during the enrolment process.