KC Virtual Open Evening- Travel and Tourism

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

TRAVEL AND TOURISM

ABOUT THIS COURSE:

Do you have the travel bug? Are people your thing? Well, look no further! This exciting course is designed to provide a strong understanding of the travel and tourism sector, giving you the knowledge, skills and knowhow to pursue a career within one of its many diverse branches. 

This course will enable you to develop the high-level work and life skills which are essential for working within such a fast paced and expanding industry. Concentrating on customer service, management and people skills.  Travel at Kidderminster College will see you fly high over the competition, putting you in an excellent position to secure a role travelling the world.

In addition to the course criteria, you’ll also have the chance to complete a variety of industry specific qualifications, including Cabin Crew and Resort Representatives which will further enhance your CV and career opportunities.

COME & SAY HI:

Now isn’t the time to be shy! It might seem a bit daunting at first, but you should definitely have a chat with the tutors. They know the place best after all, and it gives you a good idea of the sort of people you’ll be taught by and sharing the college with! So, although we can’t do this face-to-face tonight, we’ve got our tutors on standby; book a chat with them now via our link, they don’t bite, we promise!:

This chat can be via Teams or via the phone, it gives you a chance to ask questions ‘in-person’. We’re really sorry but it’s first come, first serve, but we’ll be back again next week, so you can book a slot in for then as well!

We’re also going to be taking over Facebook Live, you can see who is going to be on and when HERE so if you have question, head over to our page and get asking! 

WHAT YOU'LL STUDY:

COURSE CONTENT:

Over the course of our Travel and Tourism qualification  you’ll cover a huge range of topics, which means when you leave us, you’ll be ready to kick off a pretty amazing career!:

  • UK and Worldwide travel destinations
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Customer service
  • Retail travel services
  • Tour operations
  • Visitor attractions
  • The cruise sector
  • Specialist tourism 
  • Hospitality in travel and tourism 
  • The UK conference
    and event industry 
  • Business travel 
  • Responsible travel 
  • UK airports 
  • Worldwide passenger airlines 
  • Resort representatives and their roles 
  • Worldwide passenger airlines 
  • Tour guiding

CAREERS // PROGRESSION

WHAT DOES THE FUTURE LOOK LIKE?

Take a look at some of the careers these qualifications could take you into:

Cabin Crew, Resort Rep, Travel Consultant, Hotel Manager, Events Manager, Travel Agency Manager, University, Tour Manager, Sales Executive.