2020 Programme - NCFE Introductory Diploma in Travel and Tourism - L3
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
What will you be working towards?
||Travel and Tourism (Year 1)
This course enables you to explore the fast-paced world of Travel and Tourism. You will explore different aspects of the industry from the front line in the roles of Cabin Crew, Holiday Reps or Travel Agents to behind the scenes within Tour Operations, Marketing and Customer Service. This is a very practical course involving group work, role plays and presentations. We try to include as many trips as possible to enhance your studying and give you first hand experience within the Travel and Tourism industry; we offer both day trips to visitor attractions and residential trips overseas. Some of the places we have visited in recent years include New York, LA, Croatia and Portugal. The aim of the qualifications is to provide learners with an understanding of the principles of the Travel and tourism industry and allow them to explore the various avenues of work within this fast growing sector. This course will allow learners to gain transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study. Units Studied Holiday Reps Tour Guiding The Cruise Industry Travel & Tourism Destinations The UK Travel & Tourism Industry Customer Service in Travel & Tourism
How will it be delivered?
A wide variety of assessments will be used. This programme is assessed continuously throughout the year with no examinations. Methods of assessment may include presentations, practical demonstrations, posters, reports, discussion, workbooks, group work and project work.
5 GCSE�s grade C (4) or above
Your next steps...
You have the option to progress onto our Travel and Tourism Level 3 second year course enabling you to explore the world of travel and tourism further, this will then to give you the option to study travel and tourism at degree level. If you want to progress into employment the following areas in the Travel & Tourism industry would be suitable; Cabin Crew, Resort Representative, Travel Agent, Tour Operations, Airport Ground Staff or Security Staff.