Travel, Tourism and Aviation

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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This qualification consists of three qualifications; Level 1 Travel and Tourism, Level 1 Aviation and Level 1 Award in Customer Service qualification.

Level 1 Travel and Tourism - 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. 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 or already working in a number of travel and tourism roles including:
- Holiday representative
- Tour guide
- Tourist information centre assistant
- Travel agent.

Level1 Aviation Operations - This qualification is for students who are interested in a career in the Aviation Industry and want to work in;
- Airport check-in services
- Arrivals and boarding
- Baggage processing and facilities
- Loading/unloading aircraft
- Aircraft marshalling
- Passenger services/support

It allows you to learn, develop and practice the skills required for employment and/or career progression in the aviation sector.

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

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Upon successful completion of this qualification, learners will...
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- 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 (4876)
Level 2 NVQ Diploma in Travel Services (4927)
Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Tourism Services (4927).
L2 Cabin Crew
L2 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.
- Students will be required to wear a uniform-more information can be given when meeting the teachers

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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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