Introduction to Travel, Tourism and Aviation - January Start

Certificate Travel, Tourism & Aviation

Course Details

Subject Area
Travel, Tourism & Aviation
Age Group
16 - 18

Wythenshawe Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

Harpurhey Campus
(Full Time - 1 year)

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Our Level 1 Travel, Tourism and Aviation course will enable you to learn, develop and practice the skills required to get started and progress in your career in the travel and tourism sector. Core topics include:

- The UK Travel Industry
- The UK Tourism Industry
- Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
- Locational Geography.

This introductory qualification is ideal for anyone looking to work in a number of travel and tourism roles including:
- Holiday Representative
- Tour Guide
- Tourist Information Centre Assistant
- Travel Agent.

Please Click Here to view the specific entry requirements for our 16-18 Study Programmes.

Role plays

These qualifications can help you to progress in a wide range of travel and tourism roles including:

- Holiday Representative
- Tour Guide
- Tourist Information Centre Assistant
- Travel Agent.

Learners can also go on to study the following related qualifications:

- Level 2 Award/Certificate/Diploma in Travel and Tourism
- Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Travel Services
- Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Tourism Services
- Level 2 Cabin Crew
- Level 2 Aviation Operations.

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If you need help with affording college, there are a number of different finance and funding options available to you. You might be eligible for special bursary support or extra help from the government. Have a look at our fees, finance & funding page to find out all the information you need.

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Travel, Tourism & Aviation

The travel and tourism industry is absolutely huge and incredibly varied – in Manchester alone, tourism is worth around £7 billion to the local economy!

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