Travel and Tourism BTEC Foundation Diploma level 3
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
We are only accepting one application per candidate.
What will you be working towards?
||Travel and Tourism BTEC Foundation Diploma level 3
||Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
If you are fascinated by tourism and travel, seeing different places and meeting new people, this course is a great insight into the industry.
Our lecturers have diverse experience of working within these areas and can offer high levels of expertise and knowledge of the content, as well a preparing you for a range of exciting career options.
In addition, this course offers strong links and opportunities with desirable employers such as British Airways, Swissport, Barrhead Travel and Jet2.
The course can be studied over one year as a qualification in its own right (90 credit diploma).
Some examples of units you will study include:
1. Investigating travel and tourism
2. The business of travel and tourism
3. The UK as a destination
4. Customer service in travel and tourism
5. European travel destinations.
Alongside your BTEC studies, you will also complete the NCFE (level 2) Cabin Crew Services qualification.
How will it be delivered?
You will be assessed through a combination of assignments, live projects, presentations, and displays.
Entry to this course requires one reference, 95% attendance at your last place of work or study, and 5 GCSEs including English and maths at grade 4 or above.
A level 2 diploma in Travel and Tourism is also desirable but not essential.
Your next steps...
Upon completion of this course, you can progress onto the Travel and Tourism Extended Diploma. If you have achieved distinction level and are aged 18+ then you may also be able to apply for the Tourism and Events Management Foundation Degree at Leicester College.
Alternatively, you might decide to pursue a career in this industry. We have a very successful progression into employment with former students working for Swissport, Premier Inn and Jet2 Airlines.