Travel and Tourism (With Leisure) Level 2 at Sleaford Joint Sixth form
Aims of the Course
This one year program of combined study and work experience is designed to equip students with the ability to either progress onto a level 3 course of study or to move into the Leisure and Tourism industry with a foundation of skill applicable to this industry.
The course aims to cover the knowledge and skills required to work effectively in the Leisure & Tourism sector and provides an opportunity to retake both English and Mathematics to an employment standard. The sector-specific studies will focus around the Level 2 BTEC Certificate in Travel & Tourism. In addition, practical courses in skills associated with the workplace, such as Health and Safety, First Aid and practical leisure Industry skills, chosen to support the individual student’s interest and intended vocational route. Students will also be required to undertake work experience throughout the duration of the course.
Good interpersonal skills and an interest in the travel and the leisure industry are essential. The majority of this course is assessed through coursework and practical assessment, but there will be some examined content. Although practical ability is vital, the ability to write coherently and undertake research will be equally important.
Students are expected to have an active interest in leisure pursuits and show a keen desire to work in the Leisure & Tourism industry. The ability to work with others, research and present work with creativity and good communication skills is also important.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sleaford Joint Sixth form directly.