Level 1 Travel and Tourism

Start Date

Mon Sep 07 2020

Day / Time

Weekdays

Duration

1 year

Campus

Baltic Campus

Level 1 Travel and Tourism

This course will give you a good introduction to the travel and tourism industry ans has been designed in partnership withour employer partners whcih include Swissport, Jet2, Hays Travel, Crowne Plaza and Hilton NewcastleGateshead.It can lead to jobs in a range of travel and tourism organisations, including travel agents, hotels and visitor attractions. After the course you can progress to our Level 2 course.

You will study many aspects of the travel industry including holiday resorts and travel companies, world and UK destinations and customer service. You will have the opportunity to study and research job roles and employment opportunities in the travel and tourism industry.

This course was written in conjunction with leading travel companies and provides the basic introduction for all jobs in the industry, including travel agents, hotels, visitor attractions, tour operators and airlines.

The units studied include:

  • Customer Service in Travel & Tourism
  • Promoting products and services
  • The UK Travel & Tourism Industry
  • World and UK Destinations
  • Employment in Travel & Tourism

You will study maths and English at a suitable level, alongside your travel and tourism qualification. 

The course will also include some trips to tourism attractions to help build your knowledge of the industry in action.

What about after the course?
Future
Careers:
  • Hotel and accommodation managers and proprietors
  • Travel agency managers and proprietors
  • Care escorts
  • Travel agents
  • Air travel assistants
  • Rail travel assistants
  • Leisure and travel service occupations n.e.c.
What
you could
earn:
Potential
£32,947
Entry level
£13,686
Average
£23,254

Baltic Campus