School leaver

Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
September 2 Years Level 3 Full-Time Ashington Main Campus Full-time Vocational Apply Enquire

What’s it all about?

This course is for those who want to pursue a career in the Travel and Tourism Industry at home or abroad in sectors including cruise ships, holiday representatives and sustainable tourism.

You will learn about all aspects of the travel industry and study more specialised areas such as the cruise sector, holiday representatives and sustainable tourism.

You will need 4 GCSE's at grade 3-9 . Or a relevant level 2 qualification.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery and you will be given the opportunity to take part in trips and visits.

Your progress will be assessed by assignment work, presentations and role play activities.

English and Maths are important life skills that will help you to achieve your best in your studies and progress to your dream career. If you have not already achieved grade 9-4 in GCSE Maths and/ or English at school, we will support you to improve your skills.

The course runs four days per week, Mon-Fri, 9am-4pm. Days and times of study are subject to change. Timetables are confirmed at the start of term.

This course is for people interested in a career in travel and tourism

A number of units are covered including marketing in travel and tourism, the business of travel and tourism, hospitality in the travel and tourism industry, event planning and many more.


What’s next?

You could progress to higher education or pursue a career in the Travel and toursim industry.

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