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Level 1 Diploma in Introduction to the Travel and Tourism Industry

This introductory course will enable you to learn, develop and practise the skills required to get started and progress in your career in the travel and tourism sector.

You will also have the opportunity to undertake interesting trips and hear from experienced guest speakers alongside your studies.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

The course will start in September and will take one year to complete.

What will I study?

During this course, you will cover the following:

  • The UK travel and tourism industry
  • Customer service in travel and tourism
  • Locational geography such as UK and worldwide destinations
  • The role of overseas resort representatives

How is it assessed?

You will be assessed through a combination of short written tests, case studies, projects, presentations and role plays.

Do I need any previous qualifications to start this course?

You do not need any formal qualifications, just a passion and commitment to your studies.

What are the course fees?

If you are a school leaver, aged 16-18, (under the age of 19 on or before 31st August 2018), you do not pay tuition fees or examination and registration fees and may be eligible for additional support depending on your financial situation. For more information, please click here.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Once you have successfully completed this course, you will be able to progress on to the level 2 to advance your skills, or you might want to look for your first exciting job in the industry.

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Why study Travel and Tourism with us?

High Success Rates

70% of our Travel and Tourism students have secured successful careers.

Employer Links

We have fantastic employer links with international airports and global airlines.

Progression Opportunities

Progress onto university or into employment.

Course Variety

We offer a diverse range of courses to support your career aspirations.

Work Experience

Gain work experience abroad and in the UK alongside your studies.

Experienced Tutors

Our tutors have real, industry experience and a passion for what they teach.