Not available for international students.
If you would like to work in a fast growing, dynamic industry or are considering a career change, then the travel and tourism industry could be for you.
This course provides you with the minimum required skills and knowledge you will need to begin your travel career.
Study enticing destinations and impressive travel products, and learn to provide exceptional customer service.
Our 10-month part time course is designed to fit into your busy lifestyle, with classes held twice a week in the evening, Holmesglen's simulated tourism office showcases the latest industry software to complete studies in live airline reservations, fares and ticketing using Amadeus.
To receive this qualification you must complete 14 core units and three elective units.
Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.
If you have already completed other eligible elective units, these may be counted towards completion of this course.
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
Access and interpret product information
Book supplier products and services
Construct normal international airfares
Construct promotional International airfares
Participate in safe work practices
Process travel related documentation
Provide advice on Australian destinations
Provide advice on international destinations
Provide service to customers
Sell tourism products and services
Show social and cultural sensitivity
Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
Use a computerised reservations or operations system
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
Provide specialist advice on cruises
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.
Mature attitude and approach to study; good communication, organisational and technical skills; ability and desire to work face to face with customers; smart presentation and grooming; ability to work well under pressure and within a team environment.
RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING
You may be able to shorten the length of your chosen course by measuring skills acquired through work, life experiences or qualifications obtained from formal studies or training. AQF qualifications and statements of attainment issued by another registered training organisation will be recognised by Holmesglen. Read more about Recognition of Prior Learning, Credits and Advanced Standing.
QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION
After graduating with the SIT30216 Certificate III in Travel, you may progress to a higher level qualification.
How to apply
Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
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Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
These are indicative fees only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment.
Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding.
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