The Travel & Tourism Level 4 course is designed to provide an in-depth understanding of the travel and tourism industry in the UK, tourism management and the career opportunities in this field. This comprehensive training program is endorsed by ABC Awards – a regulated organisation that ensures professional, reputable certification for further education.
Throughout this course, learners will explore the characteristics of travel and tourism organisations and career development in this industry. You will learn how the industry has evolved, why sustainable tourism is so important, and the socio-cultural impacts of tourism. You will also understand the role of marketing in tourism and how to promote accommodation and destinations to attract your target audience. This course is ideal for those who are new to the industry and are looking to brush up on their skills and knowledge.
- Kickstart your career with an internationally-recognised qualification in Travel & Tourism
- Gain insight into the travel and tourism industry, including the history of travel and tourism
- Familiarise with the key characteristics and functions of tourism organisations
- Develop your understanding of the socio-cultural impacts of travel and tourism
- Learn about the rise of sustainable tourism and eco-friendly travel
- Understand your career opportunities and career development opportunities in this field
- Acquire essential business communication, customer service and marketing skills
- Explore a wide range of marketing techniques for promoting tourist destinations and accommodation
Who is this Course for?
This course is suitable for those who are looking to kickstart a career in the travel and tourism industry and wish to gain the necessary skills and knowledge to prepare for their new role. This beginners course provides a general introduction to the principles and practices of travel and tourism. There are no entry requirements for this course.
- This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
- Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the qualification.
- Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Course Gate has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 4 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Course Gate to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement
At the successful completion of the course, the learners can order an endorsed certificate of achievement from ABC & Certa Awards by paying the fee of £88. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.
Certificate of Completion from Course Gate
At the successful completion of the course, the learners may order the Certificate of Completion from Course Gate (soft copy) by paying only £2. For the Printed hard copy of the certificate, the learners have to pay £9. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.
A certified qualification in travel and Tourism will open doors to a wide range of career paths, with a wide range of salaries. On successful completion, learners will be equipped with the practical skills and knowledge to kickstart a career in the following roles:
- Business Travel Consultant
- Luxury Tour Operator
- Travel Operator
- Travel Sales Manager
- Travel Advisor
- Travel Writer
|Module 01: An Introduction to Travel & Tourism|
|An Introduction to Travel & Tourism||00:30:00|
|Assessment Module 01|
|Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 02: The Business of Travel and Tourism|
|The Business of Travel and Tourism||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 02|
|Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 03: Marketing to the Traveling Public|
|Marketing to the Traveling Public||00:20:00|
|Assessment Module 03|
|Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 04: Characteristics of Travel and Tourism Organisations|
|Characteristics of Travel and Tourism Organisations||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 04|
|Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 05: Career Development within the Industry|
|Career Development within the Industry||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 05|
|Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 06: Sustainable Tourism|
|Assessment Module 06|
|Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 07: Sociocultural Impacts of Travel and Tourism|
|Sociocultural Impacts of Travel and Tourism||00:20:00|
|Assessment Module 07|
|Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|
|Module 08: Environmental Impacts of Tourism|
|Environmental Impacts of Tourism||00:15:00|
|Assessment Module 08|
|Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Travel & Tourism Level 4||00:10:00|