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Level: 3

Location: The RoundHouse

Years: 1

24+ Loan Amount: 2573.00****

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Course Summary

If you are interested in a career in travel and tourism, this one-year course is for you. It is designed to enable you to develop your skills and pursue a career in a fun and energetic environment.

The course will give you skills needed to succeed in this fast-paced industry. You will go on visits to airports and related organisations .                            

Entry requirements

You will need five GCSEs at grade C (4), one of which must be English or Maths, and at least grade 3 in English/Maths or a Level 2 Merit grade in a Travel and Tourism/Cabin Crew qualification and a grade 4 in Maths or English.

Course Content

You will develop your knowledge in a variety of topics, for example:

  • Investigating the Travel and Tourism Sector
  • The UK as a destination
  • Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
  • European Destinations

You may also be required to study maths or English and undertake work experience.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will be carried out using a variety of methods including role play, presentations, assignments and controlled assessments.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

You will be required to wear a uniform which you will be able to order during enrolment. The cost is approximately £135. You may be able to secure financial support towards the cost of the uniform.

There will also be a nominal charge for trips and visits.

What can I do after this course?

Further Study

You could progress to a relevant Level 4 qualification.


You could pursue your career with airlines, tourism and travel companies, travel agencies, tourist boards and in roles such as holiday rep.


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This course is run at the Roundhouse Campus

About the Roundhouse »

Daisy Gallacher

Daisy Gallacher

Daisy Has the World at Her Feet

Former Travel and Tourism student Daisy Gallacher clinched a holiday rep job at national company Thomson Holidays thanks to the industry insight she gained during her course.Daisy had originally set her sights on a cabin crew job but, after learning more about the career opportunities at holiday resorts.

"The course showed me the opportunities available in the travel and tourism industry and, as I love working with people, I set my sights on a reps job.
"This was the first job that I applied for whilst still at College. We had to go through a lengthy recruitment process but I was delighted when I got the high season job.
"Knowing about the industry and the specific role of the reps was definitely an advantage.
"It is a contract until the early Autumn and I will then be well placed to apply for other jobs around the company at resorts across the world."

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