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Travel & Tourism BTEC First Diploma at Cardinal Newman College

Course description

If you want a great foundation to build on before you embark on the BTEC Extended Diploma course, then the First Extended Certificate in Travel and Tourism gives you the opportunity to develop sound knowledge and skills in the subject, whilst also improving GCSE grades in Maths and/or English alongside.

Course content

You will get an introduction to all the key areas of the exciting world of the Travel and Tourism industry, including customer service and selling, marketing, airlines and cruising. This is done in a highly practical way, with trips and visits arranged to really make your studies come to life. You will really enjoy this course if you prefer to work at your own pace and set your own targets.

Entry requirements

You will need at least four grade Ds at GCSE, including at least a grade 4 in GCSE English or Maths.

Future opportunities

We love it when our students progress onto the BTEC Extended Diploma or Diploma in Travel & Tourism, although there is nothing stopping you from progressing to one of the other BTEC Level 3 courses on offer at Cardinal Newman. If you choose to progress onto the Level 3 Travel & Tourism, it can lead to careers in Event Management, hospitality, holiday representatives, working for an airline and many, many more

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Cardinal Newman College directly.

Last updated date: 10 August 2016
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