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Overview

Course code:

SIT30116

Start date(s):

February

Course length:

Part Time: 2 years

Campus:

Moorabbin, Waverley

You will learn how to prepare quotes, source airfares for domestic flights and sell tourism products and services.

There’s even an optional Gold Coast trip to explore Queensland’s tourism industry and the operations of a theme park.

We also teach you how to provide great customer service and participate in safe work practices.

This course is a VET Delivered to Secondary School Students (previously VETiS) course and can only be completed as part of your VCE or VCAl program.

Upon graduating successfully, you’ll receive credits toward your VCE or VCAL. You can then enhance your career opportunities with further studies in travel or tourism.


Course structure

ASSESSMENT

Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards

SUBJECTS

Code

Name

SITXWHS001

Participate in safe work practices

SITXCCS006

Provide service to customers

SITXCOM002

Show social and cultural sensitivity

SITTIND001

Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry

SITTTSL002

Access and interpret product information

SITXHRM001

Coach others in job skills

BSBITU302

Create electronic presentations

BSBITU306

Design and produce business documents

BSBCMM401

Make a presentation

SITTTSL001

Operate online information systems

SITTTSL006

Prepare quotations

SITTTSL004

Provide advice on Australian destinations

SITTTSL003

Provide advice on international destinations

SITTTSL005

Sell tourism products and services

SITTTSL011

Source airfares for domestic flights


Entry requirements

Prior to enrolment or commencement of training you will be required to complete a literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training interview.

These will assist with determining your suitability to the course, verify your training plan, and identify any learning support needs.

When undertaking the course, you must be enrolled as a VCE or VCAL student.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

This VET course will contribute to your VCE or VCAL. For VCE students this course may provide a Units 3 and 4 sequence. Please discuss credit arrangements with your school's VET Coordinator.

PATHWAYS

On completion of the SIT30116 Certificate III in Tourism, you may further your education with the SIT30216 Certificate III in Travel, SIT40116 Certificate IV in Travel & Tourism or the DSIT50116/SIT50216 Diploma of Travel & Tourism Management/Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

This course is suitable if you have an interest in travel consultation, reservation sales agent for a tour company or airline, theme park attending, tour guiding and attraction attending.


How to apply

If you have further questions, contact VET Delivered to Secondary Students (previously VETis) Coordination Centre.

T: 03 9209 5109

E: vetis@holmesglen.edu.au


Fees

For VET Delivered to Secondary Students Contact your school to discuss fees.


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Contact details

Travel and Tourism Open Days

Visit us on Open Day to find out how to kick-start your career in travel. You'll get to see our special tourism training room and we'll talk you through the skills and knowledge you'll learn, throughout your studies, essential for working in the exciting tourism industry. Whether you're thinking of studying at either our Moorabbin or Waverley campus, information in this session will be relevant to you.

- , Thu, 13 Sep - bookings essential.

Holmesglen Waverley Campus, 595 Waverley Road Glen Waverley Australia

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