Formerly City College Brighton and Hove

Travel and tourism for 16-19 year olds

Study travel and tourism at Brighton MET

The Travel and tourism industry is one of the most exciting and vibrant in the world. You could be helping someone find their dream holiday, travelling the world as cabin crew, helping people have the experience of a lifetime as a holiday rep, or progressing through the ranks to become a senior manager. Our courses also equip you with universally transferrable skills and the confidence to pursue a career in the fast-paced travel industry.

Studying with us is fun - we go on study trips around the world, from New York to London, practice using cabin simulators and students can gain work experience with The Travel Councellors in our on-site travel bureau.

If you are training as cabin crew you will wear professional uniform during your time with us, to simulate real working environments. Our BTEC courses are practical in nature, so when you move into your career you will feel like you are well prepared to meet the challenges of the working environment.

We have enthusiastic and experienced teachers who will be able to pass down their experience of the industry and the department has fantastic links with some of the largest travel companies in the world, including First Choice, Sevisair, Monarch, GlobeGround and Virgin Atlantic.

Available courses

  • Level 2 Intermediate Apprenticeship in Travel & Tourism

    This qualification is aimed at those already working in the travel industy who wish to gain a qualification or those seeking to start a career in travel services.

    • Course type: Apprenticeships
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Travel and Tourism - BTEC Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism Level 3 Year 2

    This extended diploma builds your expert knowledge of the tourism industry to prepare you for employment or higher education.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Travel and Tourism - BTEC Subsidiary Diploma in Travel and Tourism Level 3 Year 1

    Year 1 of this diploma will give you the skills and understanding to succeed in the tourism industry and to study further.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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  • Travel and Tourism - City & Guilds Diploma in Travel & Tourism Level 2

    Gain a broad understanding of the various aspects of the travel industry and prepare you for employment or further study.

    • Course type: Full-time
    • Duration: 1 Year
    • Starting: Sep 2018
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Why choose Brighton MET?

The travel and tourism industry can offer an exciting career, whichever path you choose to take and our courses will equip you with the universally transferrable skills and the confidence to pursue your dream career.

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