Back to search results

Labour Market Information (LMI)

More about the sector or industry you want to work in.

Events

East Riding College, Bridlington, Open Event

January 15, 2022
9.30am to 12 noon

East Riding College, Beverley, Open Event

January 22, 2022
9.30am to 12 noon

Open Event (Online)

April 28, 2022
5pm to 7pm

Introduction to Travel and Tourism, Level One Diploma

East Riding College

Flemingate Centre, Armstrong Way, Beverley, HU17 0GH

Functional Skill
Level 1
1119
Leisure, Travel and Tourism

Course Summary

The diploma is a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. While on the course you will gain work experience in New Horizons, the College's fully functioning travel agency, which will support your assessments.

Course Details

The UK travel industry
The UK tourism industry
Customer service in travel and tourism
Locational geography.

Optional units cover a range of specialisms including:

Accessible travel and tourism
Travel and tourism itineraries
Worldwide travel and tourism destinations
The role of overseas resort representatives
Providing information on a tourism destination.

How will it be delivered?

Assessment is based on the completion of assignment work (practicals and theory) and observation of tasks and activities.

Entry requirements

A minimum of two GCSEs
Or Skills for Life qualification
Or entry level three qualification
Or equivalent

Your next steps...

This course prepares you for employment and provides a good grounding to go onto a more advanced course such as the Level Two Diploma in Travel and Tourism.

For more courses like this, check our courses page.