Tourism, Hospitality and Events - Level 2
Course Code: TT1FE376
There is no better time or place to study a Travel and Tourism qualification than in Blackpool! This action-packed course offers a mix of academic, industry specific and employability skills. It will provide you with an introduction into this exciting and vibrant industry. The Level 2 Extended Certificate also provides an overview of the different career areas available, including travel agencies, holiday parks, aviation, tourist attractions and tourist information offices. This qualification also allows learners to gain transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study.
4 GCSEs grade 3 - 1 including English or Maths
- a successful interview with a tutor
- the ability to study independently
- a genuine interest in the subject
- good communication skills
- hardworking approach towards the industry
All 16-18 year old applicants will be invited to attend an interview to meet a tutor and ask any questions they may have about the course.
Teaching and Learning Methods
You will be assessed by a variety of methods; our expert tutors understand that everyone learns in different ways, so they use a range of teaching and assessment methods to enable everyone to achieve their potential.
You will spend approximately 12 hours a week in class studying on the main programme whilst also developing your maths and English skills to the desired level required by the industry.
This programme incorporates periods of self-study, this means you will be expected to devote additional time outside of the timetabled hours to your studies.
Digital skills and e-learning are key elements of all our courses. We will use a range of online apps to support and enhance your learning. Don’t worry, your tutors will guide you through these technologies and you will be introduced to them in the first couple of sessions.
Industry Placement and Field Trips
Other Costs and Equipment Needed
All staff involved in the delivery of further education courses within the College are approved to teach the subjects and modules they deliver. The approval process ensures that staff delivering a given programme are appropriately qualified and, where appropriate, possess relevant technical and industrial experience and professional practice.
Students who are 18 or under and resident in the EU pay no course fees. Read our tuition fees guide for students 19 and over.