Level 1 / 2 BTEC First Diploma in Travel & Tourism

Discover Your Career in Travel & Tourism

Qualification: Level 1 / 2 BTEC First Diploma in Travel & Tourism
Entry Requirements: 4 GCSEs grade D-G / 3-1 Or Relevant L1/2 Qualification
Ages: 16-19
Duration: 1 Year
Where: Discovery College Plymouth
Course Fee: Free

BTEC Firsts in Travel and Tourism can help you take your first steps towards a career in retail or business travel. You’ll learn essential skills such as business awareness, customer service and understanding destinations in the UK and worldwide. Since 2010, tourism is the UK’s fastest growing sector with 11% of all jobs in Britain expected to be within the industry by 2025.

During the course there’s plenty of off-site trips and travel opportunities to get involved in as well as assignment and coursework learning.

What will I study?

►  Understanding the Travel and Tourism sector
►  Travel and Tourism Destinations
►  Factors affecting worldwide travel
►  Customer experience and needs
►  Economic impact and industries

Career Pathway

The qualification is equivalent to four GCSEs grade A-C with a pathway to studying on a related Level 3 programme. Additionally you will be equiped for an entry-level career in the sector.

Careers you can inspire to with this course include:

►  Travel Agent
►  Cabin Crew
►  Customer Services
►  Sales Advisor ►  Tour Guide/Coordinator
►  Hospitality Worker ►  Hotel Manager

►  Outdoor activity coordinator
►  Train or Bus driver

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