If travel is one of your passions in life, the Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management, together with the Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management, will introduce you to the wide variety of career choices that are available in this exciting global industry.
Career opportunities, include:
- travel consultant-international or domestic
- incentive travel
- product development
- visitor information centre
- tour operations
Pathways to further study:
- SIT60116 Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management
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Studying the Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management at Holmesglen
The Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management, delivered concurrently with the Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management, introduces students to the wide variety of career choices that are available in this global industry.
Essential knowledge and skills for working in the travel and tourism industry are delivered so that students are job ready on completion of the dual qualifications. The units delivered will prepare students for a wide variety of industry possibilities, such as travel consulting, working on a cruise ship, leading tours, managing resorts or departments and more.
Students will undertake units in airline reservations, international fares and ticketing, local and international destination studies, customer service, sales, and brochure production, as well as resort management, including front office reception services and reservations and Finance units relevant to travel and tourism businesses.
Monday 9.30am - 5pm
Tuesday 9am - 3pm
Wednesday 9.30am - 12.30pm
Thursday 9.30am - 4pm
Friday 9am - 12pm
You will be undertaking a dual qualification of the SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management and SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management. You will also complete units from the Front Office Pathway skill set as these units make up part of the entry requirements to the SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
To receive the SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management qualification you must complete 12 core units and 11 elective units.
The course is delivered over one year, over two semesters. During the first semester, students are enrolled in the SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management, and also the Front Office Pathway skillset of units that make up the entry requirements for the SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
In the second semester, once students have successfully completed all six Front Office Pathway units, they will be enrolled in the SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management Units
SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service practices
SITXCOM005 Manage conflict
SITXFIN002 Interpret financial information
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget
SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships
SITXWHS003 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
SITTGDE002 Work as a Guide
SITTPPD001 Package tourism products
SITXMPR001 Coordinate production of brochures and marketing materials
SITXMPR002 Create a promotional display or stand
BSBITU401 Design and develop complex text documents
BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
SITTTSL009 Process travel-related documentation
SITTTSL008 Book supplier products and services
HSSSIT0001 Front Office Pathway skillset units
SITXWHS001 Participate in safe work practices
BSBWOR202 Organise and complete daily work activities
SITXCCS006 Provide service to customers
SITXCOM002 Show social and cultural sensitivity
BSBSUS201 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
SITTIND002 Source and use information on the holiday park and resort industry
||Use a computerised reservations or operations system
||Access and interpret product information
||Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
||Provide advice on Australian destinations
||Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
||Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
||Monitor work operations
||Provide accommodation reception services
||Provide advice on international destinations
||Enhance customer service experiences
||Develop and manage quality customer service practices
||Construct normal international airfares
||Provide specialist advice on cruises
||Interpret financial information
||Manage finances within a budget
||Prepare and monitor budgets
||Establish and conduct business relationships
||Manage diversity in the workplace
||Lead and manage people
||Construct promotional international airfares
| Code || Name |
|SITTTSL010||Use a computerised reservations or operations system|
|SITTTSL002||Access and interpret product information|
|SITTIND001||Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry|
|SITTTSL004||Provide advice on Australian destinations|
|SITXWHS003||Implement and monitor work health and safety practices|
|SITXWHS002||Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks|
|SITXMGT001||Monitor work operations|
|SITHACS008||Provide accommodation reception services|
|SITTTSL003||Provide advice on international destinations|
|SITXCCS007||Enhance customer service experiences|
|SITXCCS008||Develop and manage quality customer service practices|
|SITTTSL012||Construct normal international airfares|
|SITTTSL016||Provide specialist advice on cruises|
|SITXFIN002||Interpret financial information|
|SITXFIN003||Manage finances within a budget|
|SITXFIN004||Prepare and monitor budgets|
|SITXMGT002||Establish and conduct business relationships|
|BSBDIV501||Manage diversity in the workplace|
|SITXHRM003||Lead and manage people|
|SITTTSL013||Construct promotional international airfares|
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.
There are no formal training package entry requirements for this qualification.
Prior to enrolment or commencement of training, you will be required to complete a BSKB literacy and numeracy assessment and a pre-training 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.
Qualification and recognition
On completion of all required units of competency, graduates will receive the nationally accredited SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management and the SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
How to apply
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|Tuition fees (GST exempt)
|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
Tuition fees (GST exempt)
Full fee $12.147.95
Government subsidised $6,146.35
Other fees (GST inclusive)
Materials fees $250
Activities fees $1700
Skill Set $220
*Mandatory Materials and Activities fees are still payable by all students including students who may be eligible for Government subsidised fees. Materials and Activities fees are not covered by VET Student Loans.
Additional costs may also apply for course consumables and other costs. These may include consumables such as learning resources, personal protective equipment/clothing and other costs such as immunisation costs, National Police Check and Working with Children Check for relevant courses.
To view the additional costs that may apply to your course, download a full list of estimated additional costs by course (PDF - 102kb).
All fees are indicative only. Your fees will be calculated on your individual circumstances at the time of enrolment. Training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth funding. Find out now if you are eligible for Government-subsidised fees or Concession
VET Student Loans are available to eligible student to pay for tuition fees for this course. Read more about VET Student Loans.