Travel and Tourism Diploma level 3
Leisure, Travel and Tourism
We are only accepting one application per candidate.
What will you be working towards?
||Travel and Tourism 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.
You will develop your general understanding of the tourism sector, alongside building the practical skills required for a range of career paths.
Our lecturers have diverse experience of working within these areas and can offer high levels of expertise and knowledge of the content, as well as being able to help you progress towards your goals in long-term employment.
In addition, this course offers strong links and opportunities with desirable employers such as British Airways, Swissport, Barrhead Travel and Jet2. This qualification is equivalent to an A-level and is widely recognised by industry and universities.
You will study a variety of core units across all areas of tourism and travel, including:
1. Principles of marketing for travel and tourism
2. Conference and events
3. Work Placement in travel and tourism
4. Development of tour operators products and services
5. Promotions and sales in travel and tourism
6. Planning and delivering guided tours
7. Developing an entertainment programme
8. Overseas resort operations
9. GCSE English or maths
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 choose 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.