Travel & Tourism - Advanced at Eccles Sixth Form College
If you are looking for a career in travel and tourism then this is the ideal course for you. You will build the knowledge and understanding of tourism that is needed to continue studying or start working within this exciting industry.
You will cover a range of topics such as: The travel and tourism industry: UK travel destinations: Worldwide destinations: Marketing: Customer service:Business and retail travel: Employment opportunites within the travel and tourism industry.
At advanced level you will have the opportunity to study more specialised units such as: Becoming a holiday rep: The cruise market: Handling air passengers: Business travel
You will also learn employability skills
5 Cs at GCSE or 4s
At advanced level you will be assessed through written and practical tasks.
Full time courses are free to 16-18 year olds who are EU citizens
Past students have gained employment as cabin crew, travel agents, overseas reps and various other jobs in airports and tourism businesses. Some of our advanced level students have gone on to study related degrees at University
You will have a mentor who ensures that your training fits your requirements and offers the skills needed for the job
How to apply
You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.