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Travel and Tourism City & Guilds Diploma Level 2 at Southampton City College

Course description

This course is suitable for you if you want a general introduction to the Travel and Tourism industry and have a desire to work in the Travel Industry. This might be as a holiday representative, travel agency, in hotels and visitor attractions, on cruise ships or as cabin crew.

Course content

  • UK and Worldwide travel & tourism destinations
  • Introduction to the cruise industry
  • Retail travel services
  • How to interpret holiday brochures
  • Specialist holidays
  • Suggesting and booking holidays
  • Travel and tourism support services (Passport, visas, insurance, foreign exchange etc)
  • Understanding and designing your own visitor attraction
  • Resort representatives (Welcome meetings, airport transfers, resort information)
  • Tourist information services (How Tourist Information Centres operate)
  • Meet and greet in travel and tourism services

Entry requirements

  • 4 GCSEs grade D-F (including English and maths) or
  • Level 1 Introductory Diploma in Travel & Tourism (including Level 1 in English & maths)

Future opportunities

  • Level 3 in Travel & Tourism
  • Apprenticeship
  • Entry level employment within the industry
  • (Waiter/Waitress, Trainee Receptionist, Conference Steward, Chambermaid)

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Southampton City College directly.

Last updated date: 02 June 2016

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