Travel & Tourism BTEC Level 1 Diploma at West Herts College
An introduction to the world of travel and tourism. Develop strong communication skills and learn about the world of career opportunities available in this sector. There will be trips and specialist talks such as air crew and aircrash investigation workshops to further develop your knowledge.
You can look forward to a range of interesting subjects including:
Displaying travel and tourism products
Planning trips to attractions
UK travel destinations
Recommending a package holiday
The role of cabin crew
The role of an overseas representative
Planning an event
Jobs in travel and tourism
Alongside your course you will study English and maths and take part in GAP work placements to develop skills employers are looking for.
If you're passionate about travelling, have good people skills and the will to succeed, this is the course for you. You will be required to attend a course introduction meeting.
You can progress to the Level 2 Diploma in Travel and Tourism or Aviation. With further training you can look for jobs in travel agencies, airline customer services, hospitality and tour operators.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact West Herts College directly.