Travel and Tourism | BTEC First Certificate in Travel | Level 2

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Course Code: FE1146-1C Course Type: 16+ college (full-time) Campus: Broadwater Campus Qualification: BTEC Certificate in Travel and Tourism Level 2

Why this course?

Access to HE Humanities

There are many exciting careers in the fast-growing travel and tourism industry — whether in holiday resorts and tourist attractions, or travel agents, hotels or airlines. If you want to work with people or to experience new cultures, our expert lecturers will equip you with the skills required, such as practical teamwork, customer service and problem solving.

Supported by our team of industry professionals, you will learn through a mix of group and individual tasks, presentations, trips and visits from employers.

  • Strong ties with industry and visits from employers
  • Industry-experienced teaching staff
  • Trips and visits
  • Work experience opportunities

Start dates

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Entry requirements

At least three GCSEs grade 3 (D/E) or above, including English and maths.

If you do not have the above grades, you can start on the Level 1 Get Started in Business & Travel course.

Entry requirements

Course content

  • Enterprise project
  • Marketing
  • Finance
  • UK tourism industry
  • Customer service
  • Team work

Why the MET?

  • Strong ties with industry
  • Trips and visits
  • Industry-experienced staff
  • Visits from employers
  • Internationally recognised qualification
  • Assessment
    • Tests
    • Online assessments
    • Assignments
    • Research tasks
    • Presentations

What's next?

You will be ready for a career in travel and tourism or, if you have successfully completed the Level 3 Diploma, prepared for your move in to Higher Education.




Future careers

Potential job opportunities include:

  • Travel agent
  • Tour operations and
    visitor attractions
  • Cruise or airline industry
  • Travel reps and tour guides
  • Tourism management

Course costs

UK and EU students do not have to pay fees if they are under 19 on 31 August in the year they are studying.

More information about fees for college courses and financial support for 16-19 year olds can be found here.

Course costs

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Course costs

All 16+ (full-time) courses are free to UK citizens, those who hold EU Settlement Status or have a visa which could qualify them for home status, AND are under 19 years old on the 31 August of the year of entry. If you are 19+ and interested in studying this course, you can find out more about costs and financial support in the link below.

19+ fees

How to apply

We accept applications throughout the year, allowing you to apply up until the course starts.

You can also apply for as many colleges and courses as you wish - so keep your options open!

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