Travel & Tourism (1 x A Level Equivalent) BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate Edexcel

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 Travel3
Qualification Type National Award (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 3
Course type Full Time


This course would be of particular interest to students who wish to work in any travel based industry such as tour operations, hotels or the airline industry.


This course is equivalent to one A Level and consists of four units to be studied over the duration of two years. During this time students will have to complete the following:


Two external mandatory units:


Unit 1: The World of Travel and Tourism: Learners will gain skills which are specific to the course as a whole. In this unit learners will explore all aspects of the industry, its key components and its scale.


Unit 2: Global Destinations: In this unit learners will investigate the features and appeal of global destinations, learners will have to prepare travel itineraries and recommend suitable destinations for customers.


One internal mandatory synoptic unit:


Unit 3: Managing the Customer Experience: In this unit learners will explore and apply ways of managing external and internal customer experience to support organizational success and develop their customer service skills.


In addition you will study one internal optional unit from the following:


11: Specialist Tourism

15: Visitor Attractions

17: Passenger Transport

18: Events, Conferences and Exhibitions

19: Work Experience in Travel and Tourism

How will it be delivered?

Assessed with written coursework. 

Entry requirements

Ideally BTEC Level 2 Travel & Tourism & GCSE English grade 4 or above.

Your next steps...


You could apply and work in any travel, tourism or customer service industry.



When you have completed Level 3 you could use your qualification to further your study at university.