Travel & Tourism
Would you love to start an exciting career that allows you to see the world and meet new people? Whether you dream of working as cabin crew, a travel rep or a tour guide, our travel and tourism courses will help you take your first step into this booming industry.
Upon completion you can go on to university and a tourism management degree or hospitality management and other related degrees. Or you can go straight into the workforce, opting for a role in a variety of settings from flight attendant to working in luxury hotels, travel agencies and more!
Trips and visits
Travel and tourism students will have the opportunity to take part in exciting international trips, to immerse themselves in new cultures and see prominent tourist attractions with their own eyes.
Past international trips have included New York, Florida and Paris. You will also be able to visit attractions such as Alton Towers and witness the behind-the-scenes action at Manchester Airport.
The college boasts fantastic industry connections with local and national employers such as Hays Travel and Visit Britain.
You will also be able to take part in guest lectures with industry professionals from airlines and national tourist boards, thereby gaining an insight into potential careers and the industry in general.
16-18 Years Old
By choosing to study travel and tourism level 2 or level 3 after school, you will be taking your first steps towards securing an exciting and dynamic career. Whether you’re looking for air hostess and cabin crew courses, or hotel and tourism courses, both study options are great choices for students seeking an exciting career in travel and tourism! Learning all about the industry both in the UK and abroad, you will gain all the skills you need to enter this thriving sector.
Meet our students
I really enjoyed my time at the college and the course was the perfect stepping-stone into the industry."
After successfully completing her Level 2 Travel & Tourism course at the college, the former St Gregory's Catholic High School pupil, Jessica, secured herself an apprenticeship at Hays Travel, the UK's largest independent travel agent.
Meet our tutors
Travel & Tourism Tutor Mark Turner has 10 years of retail travel experience, as well as having achieved a BA (Hons) Leisure & Tourism and a PGCE.
Mark enjoys taking his students on international trips as it helps to broaden their horizons and enhance their understanding of the travel industry.