The BTEC Level 3 in Travel and Tourism with WBQ is a full-time, two-year further education course designed for students who are interested in the holiday and leisure industry, which is widely recognised to be the largest commercial service sector industry in the world whilst also studying on the Welsh Baccalaureate (Welsh Bac) course. This is located in the Business Tourism Management (BTM) department.
Travel sector jobs are projected to grow, as is demand for graduate positions, and this programme will provide you with transferable skills that will prepare you for the world of work in travel and tourism and beyond. In addition to the fundamental principles of the industry, you will learn about tour planning and development, hotel and hospitality management, and event planning and marketing.
6 GCSEs at grade C or above or equivalent, to include Maths and English
The recognised progression route is onto the Foundation Degree in International Tourism and Events Management or other similar HE course. Graduates have employment prospects in travel and tourism related disciplines, including airport staff, cabin crew, travel agent, working in visitor attractions, overseas representative, or event planning and marketing.