Travel and Tourism level 2

Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Leisure, Travel and Tourism
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code P00173
Qualification Type Not Set
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time

Overview

This course is suitable for students who would like a career in travel and tourism.

Possible careers in this industry could include

  • Airline customer service agent,
  • Airport information assistant,
  • Cabin crew Flight attendant, air steward, air stewardess,
  • Cruise ship steward,
  • Heritage officer Historic buildings officer,
  • Hotel manager Guest house manager, hotel general manager,
  • Hotel porter, Hotel room attendant, Housekeeper,
  • Hotel receptionist, 
  • Museum assistant,
  • Resort representative Holiday rep, customer services rep,
  • Tour manager
  • Tourist guide
  • Tourist information centre assistant.
  • Travel agent/ Travel consultant


Details

During the course you will learn about the structure of the UK travel and tourism industry and relevant job opportunities in the sector. You will develop customer service skills and learn how to deal with challenging situations. You will explore coastal resorts in the UK and what attracts tourists to these areas.

You will investigate the growth area of events in the UK. You will study the influence of events to the economy and learn about various events from sports to corporate events within the UK.

You will learn about various visitor attractions within the local area and UK wide. These may be natural, cultural and built for purpose. You will study financial implications and consider visitor numbers.  

Although much of the course is classroom-based, we maximise opportunities to learn outside the classroom whenever possible. You will be expected to work independently to produce coursework which is portfolio based.

There is a residential which students will undertake. It will be two nights and three days in North Wales and the approximate cost is £150 

How will it be delivered?


Entry requirements

4 GCSEs at grade 3 or above including English Language.

Your next steps...

You can progress onto the level 3 dipolma or extended diploma in Travel and Tourism upon sucessful completion of this course.

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