Travel & Tourism BTEC Diploma Level 1 at City of Wolverhampton College
During this course you will study:
- The UK travel and tourism sector UK travel and tourism destinations
- Delivering the travel and tourism customer experience
- The development of travel and tourism in the UK
- International travel and tourism destinations
- Factors affecting worldwide travel and tourism
- Travel and tourism business environmentsOptional Units:
- Airports and airlines
- Travel and tourism research project
- Work-related experience in travel and tourism
If you wish to work in the exciting world of travel, then you can get off to a flying start with this course!
This course will give you a good introduction to the travel and tourism industry and give you the essential skills you need to progress on to a higher-level programme.
You will learn customer support and marketing, as well as the tourism sector in the UK and beyond, and have the opportunity to progress on to work as cabin crew, event planners, travel consultants, in tourist centres, or in tour guiding, amongst many more.
To access this course you are required to have:
- No formal qualifications are required
- Acceptance on course subject to a curriculum interview
A variety of assessment methods are used including individual and group presentations, case studies, role-plays, question and answer sessions, producing display materials, time constrained assessments, work-based assignments and assessment.
This will allow you to develop skills you currently possess and work on new skills that will help you progress, it will also allow you to build a portfolio of evidence and complete other workpacks that are required for you to gain the qualifications in this programme.
The skills you will learn from this course will enable you to:
- Progress directly onto Level 2 BTEC Travel & Tourism course
- Progress onto further education programmes in travel
- Pursue a careers in travel & tourism as cabin crew, a holiday rep, courier, travel agent, children
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Wolverhampton College directly.