Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Travel and Tourism

Learner:Adult, International, School leaver (16-19)
Subject:Travel & Tourism
Duration:2 Year(s)
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About the course

There are not many careers that could see you travel the world. This two year Level 3 course for school leavers and adults will focus on the different businesses and opportunities available in the forever growing travel and tourism industry. Whether you see yourself as a specialist travel consultant, cabin crew, working on a cruise ship or working in a hotel, many travel and tourism roles come with some perks that could see you experience employer's product or service for free or at heavily discounted rates. The course provides a number of opportunities to experience the dynamic travel and tourism industry first-hand through visits, visiting speakers, and the practical experience of our team of tutors.

This course offers insight into many aspects of the travel and tourism industry. Topics include the world of travel and tourism, global destinations, marketing principles, customer experience management, travel enterprises, visitor attractions, working overseas, and travel trends. You'll also experience opportunities to support your coursework, such as day visits, industry workshops and a residential trip (UK or overseas), as well as work experience.

What do I need?

To study on this course you will need either:

  • Four GCSEs at Grade 4/C and above which must include English Language

  • A full Level 2 vocational qualification and Level 2 English

Where can I progress next?

You could progress onto a foundation degree qualification or equivalent to enhance your job prospects. Possible job roles will include airport check-in or ground operations, cabin crew, travel consultant, hotel reception, conferences and events planner, work on a cruise ship, overseas holiday rep. Students who have successfully passed this course have gained employment at Birmingham Airport, Jet2, Ryanair, ThinkTank Birmingham, Burlington Hotel, and the Hilton Hotel Group to name but a few.

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Level 3 BTEC National Diploma in Travel and Tourism
Bournville Campus (Longbridge)
Start date:
2 September 2024
Study mode:
Full Time
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