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Travel and Tourism Level 2 First Diploma at Hartlepool College of Further Education

Course description

There are 12 units on the course. They aim to provide an overview of the industry for anyone interested in a career in travel and tourism. It provides a range of career options including travel agency, holiday representatives, cabin crew, cruise line and customer service roles.

Entry requirements

5 GCSEs grade A* to D including Maths & English at grade C. A suitable school report or reference.


Ten units are internally assessed through coursework. Two units are externally assessed with an exam. The exam board will sample units throughout the year.

Future opportunities

Students can progress directly into training in a range of opportunities in the industry. They can also progress on to the BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel & Tourism.

Further information

The programme also has a wide range of enrichment activities included, such as cabin crew training, visitor attraction visits and residential opportunities.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hartlepool College of Further Education directly.

Last updated date: 03 January 2017
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    • It is in one of the town’s most central locations, Hartlepool’s railway station, shopping precinct, retail park, cinema, marina and Historic Quay are all within five minutes walking distance.