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Travel and Tourism Level 1 at EKC Group

Course description

Perfect as an introduction to this exciting industry, especially if you want to work in the UK or international travel and tourism industry. 

Course content

What does this course involve?

You’ll learn about how the travel industry works within the UK and at an international level. This course will allow you to develop skills and knowledge needed to move on to the next level of study and start building your career.

You can look forward to the chance to take part in trips and visits and the opportunity to undertake work experience opportunities within the industry.

This Study Programme has been designed in such a way that if you are not sure which vocational area you would like to study in, you will have the chance to move and sample a different area at various points in the year.

You will work towards external accreditation in employability skills and a vocational qualification.

Entry requirements

What qualifications do I need?

There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, a keen interest in the subject is vital.


You will learn through practical and theoretical lessons and build a portfolio of work.

Financial information

If you are 16-18yrs old at the start of the Study Programme, it will be free. There may be additional payments required for trips, visits and other materials. For adult learners (over 19) financial support towards the costs of your Study Programme may be available. Eligible students may be able to get help with course related costs such as travel, equipment and childcare.

Please contact Support Services for confirmation of all Study Programme fees quoted:

Dover Campus 01304 244333 (or e-mail

Please note: For those claiming state working age benefit this course is classed as part-time.

Future opportunities

On successful completion, you could progress on to our Level 2 Study Programme. This qualification can also lead into employment, particularly an apprenticeship.

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.

Last updated date: 10 May 2017
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    • EKC Group's Dover Techncial College is located in the heart of Dover. 

      We offer a wide range of  Study Programmes across a range of subject areas, suited for all students, abilities and ambitions.

      We have some fantastic new facilities planned which include a new student and welcome centre, gaming and network laboratories, as well as a new energy centre.

      EKC Group is committed to developing the prosperity and wellbeing of the communities we serve.