Travel & Tourism Level 2 Extended Certificate

25526W0 | Parsons Walk Centre, Wigan
Start Date | Sept 18
Time/Day | FULL TIME

Is this course for me?

This is a theory based course for learners who enjoy travelling, working with people and are able to demonstrate good customer service skills plus are interested in a career in travel and tourism. The course will encourage you to develop the practical skills and essential know how required in today's rapidly expanding travel and tourism industry. This course also includes an introduction to the Aviation Industry qualification.

What will I study?

You will study areas which include such subjects as customer service and interpersonal skills in travel and tourism, worldwide travel destinations and transportation for travel and tourism. Further units of study could include visitor attractions, holiday representatives, promotional activities and travel planning. You will undertake work experience in a fully operational travel shop.

How long is the course?

Full time for one academic year.

How will I be assessed?

Assessment will take place in the form of assignments and projects based on realistic work placement activities, demands and situations. Your work will be graded at pass, merit or distinction.

What qualifications do I need?

A minimum of 5 A*-D / 9-3 GCSE subjects including maths or English.

What can I progress onto?

Level 2 Diploma in Aviation Environment, Level 2 Cabin Crew, Level 3 Diploma in Travel & Tourism or seek employment in the Travel and Tourism Industry.

Other Information

You will also be expected to attend a residential study visit plus educational visits to local attractions. We have a smart code of dress and you will be expected to purchase a College designed Scarf. Tie for males. If you are 16 18 years old, you may be eligible for our FREE bus pass. Find out more at

Course Fees

16-18 Year Olds 19+ year olds Do I have to pay for my course?
FREE £993.50 2F

Exam Fee

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Course fees shown are per annum (unless indicated otherwise). Courses lasting longer than one year, fees will be payable per year.

If you need advice on any financial support that may be available to you, please contact us on or phone 01942 761111

Wigan & Leigh College endeavours to ensure that the information provided in this publication is accurate at the time of going to publication. All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time. The College cannot accept liability arising out of such changes or connected to such changes, however it will undertake to minimise disruption to students.

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