Travel & Tourism Level 3
This course aims to give you a broad knowledge and the practical skills required in the Travel and Tourism Industry. You are given the opportunity to examine the different travel and tourism industry components and how they work together. This qualification is recognised by leading employers in the sector, the Association of Leading Visitor Attractions and The Guild of Travel and Tourism.
Skills and knowledge are developed through case studies, reports, projects, role plays, presentations and discussions. On completion of the course you will have a comprehensive understanding of the key elements and components within the Travel and Tourism Industry. You will spend the majority of your time in the classroom completing tasks to prepare you for assessment and you will also be required to participate in educational visits which are part of the course. Previous trips have included Birmingham Airport, Cadbury World, Snowdonia National Park, Stratford Upon Avon and Blackpool.
Units that you will study include:
• Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
• Investigating the Cruise Industry
• The UK as a Destination
• Marketing Travel and Tourism Products and Services
• Responsible Tourism
• Events, Conferences and Exhibitions
• Holiday Reps
• Hospitality Operations in Travel and Tourism
• Specialist Tourism
Upon successful completion of the first year you will progress onto the second year.