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BTEC Level 1 Diploma in Travel & Tourism at Burton and South Derbyshire College

Course description

This one year programme consists of ten vocational units covering aspects of the Travel & Tourism Industry and is suitable for those who wish to work in hotels, restaurants, travel, tourism or any customer services role. The course is designed to: • Develop a range of employability skills and techniques, understanding, personal qualities and attitudes essential for success in working life. • Develop learners’ abilities in travel & tourism through effective use and combination of the knowledge and skills gained in different parts of the qualification. • Provide specialised studies directly relevant to Travel & Tourism and related sectors in which learners intend to seek employment. • Provide a stepping stone into employment in the Travel & Tourism industry where experience is a necessity to gain initial employment. • Provide a suitable qualification for learners to progress on to further study at Level 2. Functional Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT at an appropriate level are also delivered as well as a comprehensive tutorial programme.

Entry requirements

• Interview on application and some areas may require a minimum of 2 GCSEs at grade G or better; or • Pass at BTEC Entry or Certificate or equivalent. Please note you will be required to wear a uniform.

Future opportunities

BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Travel and Tourism

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Burton and South Derbyshire College directly.

Last updated date: 01 May 2015
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