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Travel and Tourism C & G Diploma Level 2 at New College Nottingham

Course description

If you want to establish your career in the travel and tourism industry then this is the course for you.

In this competitive sector, employers value an understanding of how the travel and tourism industry works and will expect you to be self-motivated and flexible.

This course takes you through the skills needed to progress in the industry, teaching you the importance of working in a team and communicating effectively.

By completing this course you could benefit from local, regional and international opportunities in an exciting and vibrant industry. Roles you could go into include: travel advisor, travel agent, air travel assistant and many more.

Course content

The course offers you the opportunity to achieve a nationally recognised vocational qualification.

Working with tutors who know the latest specialist knowledge, you will quickly learn what it takes to work in the travel and tourism industry.
Units you will study include:
- Worldwide travel destinations 
- Customer service 
- Introduction to promotional material 
- Visitor attractions 
- Tourist information services 
- Activity tourism

Entry requirements

You must have one of the following:

5 GCSEs at grades A*-D including maths or English
Level 1 qualification, plus GCSE English and maths at grades A*-D or Functional Skills
Equivalent qualifications - Functional Skills may be accepted in place of GCSE maths and/or English

If you are over 19 but have industry experience and do not have the necessary qualifications you are welcome to apply and will be considered for interview.


You will be asked to take part in an externally set scenario-based assessment alongside practical and written assignments.

Future opportunities

Level 3 BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Travel & Tourism or Aviation Operations
Level 3 BTEC Diploma in Travel & Tourism or Aviation Operations
Level 3 City & Guilds Travel & Tourism Diploma

If you would like to find out more about how this could unfold for you, our advisors are on hand to help – just click the Contact an Advisor option to the right.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact New College Nottingham directly.

Last updated date: 25 April 2016

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