Travel and Tourism Double (Cert/Dip)

This course forms part of a combined A level and vocational mixed programme and can be completed alongside 1 A level, this course is the equivalent of 2 A Levels and is completed over 2 years.

During this course, you will develop the skills needed to examine, interpret, and analyse a variety of statistical data. You will measure the importance of tourism in the UK, learn about the different types of destinations and their importance, and investigate the features and appeal of global destinations.

Site

Lewes

Level

Level 3

Course Type

16 +

Qualification

A Level

Courses

Options Course Code Starts Ends
enquire apply 03149y1 12/09/22 04/07/23

What will I study?

You will learn more about customer service and explore ways of managing internal and external customer experiences to support organisational success. You will also have plenty of opportunities to develop and practise your customer service skills. You will learn more about customer service and explore ways of managing internal and external customer experiences to support organisational success. You will also have plenty of opportunities to develop and practise your customer service skills.

Towards the end of the course, you will work on an assignment to identify a gap in the market for a new travel and tourism enterprise. You will develop a plan, a marketing strategy, and organise a pitch of the new idea to generate interest.

As part of the course, you have the option to complete an additional qualification in business travel which is one of the most prestigious career paths within the sector.

What previous qualifications or experience do I need?

No extra specific entry requirements.,Our general entry requirements to study 3 A-Levels or any mixed level 3 programme are: 5 GCSEs grade 4-9 including English Language and/or Maths at grade 5. Subject specific entry criteria may also apply. Our general entry requirements to study 4 A-Levels are: 6 GCSEs grade 4-9 including English Language and Maths at grade 6. Subject specific entry criteria may also apply.

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed through written assignments, tasks, scenarios and various other non-exam based methods.

What qualification will I achieve?

Once you have completed this course, you will achieve a Level 3 Certificate (Yr1) and Diploma (Yr2) in Travel and Tourism, awarded by NCFE.

What can I do after completing this course?

Once you have finished this course, you will have enough UCAS points to progress to university. Degree courses could include travel and tourism, business, hotel management, or marketing.

Are there any extra costs?

Trips and visits are an important part of this qualification and will incur an additional cost. Overseas trips are not compulsory, in the past we have travelled to New York (est £800) and Iceland (est £400)

Additional Info

Some of our teaching team are still working in the airline industry for BA and Virgin Atlantic providing you with the most current information and experiences. We have our own airline cabin creating a real-life working environment.