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Overview

International course:

Not available for international students.

Course code:

SIT40116

Start date(s):

February, July

Course length:

Full Time: 17 weeks

Campus:

Waverley

If you are seeking a career that inspires you and you want to work in a dynamic, exciting industry with opportunities to see the world, then consider a career in travel and tourism.

As little as 17 weeks, our Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism will give you the knowledge and skills you require to apply for employment in a range of highly sought after travel and tourism roles.

Holmesglen's simulated tourism office provides you with the latest industry software to complete your studies in a live airline reservations environment, using the highly recognised Amadeus system for fares and ticketing. 

During comprehensive hands on training, you can explore the world with our enticing destination studies. 

Discover how to sell impressive tourism products, including cruising, which is the latest
on trend holiday, and learn to provide exceptional customer service.


Course structure

To receive this qualification you must complete seven core units and 12 elective units.

Elective units have been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from the travel industry.

If you have already completed other eligible units, these may be counted towards completion of this program.

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

SITXHRM001

Coach others in job skills

SITXCCS007

Enhance customer service experiences

SITXWHS003

Implement and monitor Work Health and Safety practices

SITXFIN002

Interpret financial information

SITXCOM005

Manage conflict

SITXCOM002

Show social and cultural sensitivity

SITTIND001

Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry

SITTTSL002

Access and interpret product information

SITTTSL008

Book supplier products and services

SITTTSL012

Construct normal international airfares

SITTTSL013

Construct promotional International airfares

SITTTSL006

Prepare quotations

SITTTSL009

Process travel related documentation

SITTTSL004

Provide advice on Australian destinations

SITTTSL003

Provide advice on international destinations

SITTTSL016

Provide specialist advice on cruises

SITTTSL005

Sell tourism products and services

SITTTSL011

Source airfares for domestic flights

SITTTSL010

Use a computerised reservations or operations system


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.

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; and ability to work well under pressure and within a team environment.

All applicants are required to attend an interview.

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.


Outcomes

QUALIFICATION AND RECOGNITION

PATHWAYS

A further period of full time study will enable you to complete the SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES


How to apply

DIRECT

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Visit How to Apply for more information on the application process.

RECRUITMENT

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.

Find out more about your rights and obligations as a student and the services we provide at Holmesglen.


Fees

Type

Cost

Full Fee

$5,100.00

Government subsidised

$3,050.00

Concession

$610.00

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.

Find out more about paying your fees and our payment options


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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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