Gain the skills and knowledge that could lead you to opportunities in retail travel agencies, resorts or cruise ships and holiday theme parks.
This dual qualification - the Diploma of Travel and Tourism and Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management - will open the doors to a global career.
These courses offer a study tour to the Gold Coast, Queensland, and a short domestic cruise at the end of the program. You may also receive additional travel opportunities during your studies.
The courses are delivered in four terms over one year. During the first term, you will be enrolled in the Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management, and also the front office pathway units that make up the entry requirements for the Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
In term two, once you have successfully completed the pathway units, you will be enrolled in the Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
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
Manage diversity in the workplace
Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
Provide advice on international destinations
Enhance customer service experiences
Develop and manage quality customer service practices
Interpret financial information
Manage finances within a budget
Prepare and monitor budgets
Establish and conduct business relationships
Implement and monitor Work Health and Safety practices
Provide accommodation reception services
Access and interpret product information
Provide advice on Australian destinations
Use a computerised reservations or operations system
Construct normal international airfares
Construct promotional International airfares
Provide specialist advice on cruises
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks
Good passes at Year 11 level or the overseas equivalent and preferably some relevant
English language proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 (Academic) with no individual bandscore
less than 5.5.
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 completing these courses, you will receive the nationally endorsed SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management and the SIT50216 Diploma of Holiday Park and Resort Management.
After graduating with these qualifications, you may wish to complete further studies in travel and tourism, or other business disciplines at advanced diploma or degree level.
- Travel agency manager
- Incentive travel manager
- Tour operations manager
- Inbound groups manager
- Product development manager
- Reservations manager
- Visitor information centre manager
How to apply
APPLY VIA AGENT
Holmesglen recommends international students apply through one of our accredited student recruitment agents. This will assist you in the preparation of all application documents and ensure that you are well counselled on the Australian Government's Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) requirements for International students. Further information of the GTE requirements is available at: https://www.homeaffairs.gov.au.
To find out more, visit How to Apply for International Students.
If you have further questions about your application, please contact our International Centre:
T: 03 9564 1703
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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