Tourism & e-Travel L6 2017-12-10T15:48:45+00:00

Tourism & e-Travel L6

Certification

QQI Tourism with Business Level 6, Code 6M5012

Galileo Certification

First Aid Certification

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Overview

This course is aimed at students who wish to enhance and upgrade their skills in the Tourism and e-Travel industry. The course encourages the students to up-grade their prior learning and to gain supervisory experience in various industry related areas including airport ground handling and check in, guiding, travel agency, travel retail, event management and all related tourism sectors.

The students also run the College Travel Desk, which simulates the work of a real Travel Agency.

However the course is specifically aimed to those who wish to work in the airline industry, at a supervisory level in travel and tourism related industries and heritage and event management.

Course Features

Galileo International Certification: The International Travel Academy Certificate endorsed by the Irish Aviation Authority and Galileo Travel Port, First Aid Certification.

 

Entry Requirements

QQI Level 5 Award in Tourism with Business or in a related area is required.

Duration

One year full time

Course Outline

Code Title
6N4972 Airport Passenger Services
6N1950 Communications
6N0697 Customer service
6N4800 Event Management
4N1172 French Level 4
5N1623 French Level 5
6N4188 Marketing Management
4N1178 Spanish Level 4
5N1630 Spanish Level 5
6N2106 Tourism Policy & Practice
6N4977 Word Processing
6N1947 Work practice

Course Features

  • Galileo International Certification: The International Travel Academy Certificate (endorsed by the Irish Aviation Authority and Galileo Travel Port)
  • First Aid Certification
  • Students may participate in a Leonardo Work Exchange Programme, Youth Project Exchange Programme and College Tours.
  • Students also organise their own full and half day tours and assisting in running various college events.
  • Students have the responsibility of running the College Travel Desk.
  • Professional airline photo shots are organised.
  • Interview technique skills workshops are available to students.
  • Personal grooming workshops are available to students.
  • Testimonials from previous students are available to see on our Tourism and e Travel Facebook page and twitter accounts.

Career Opportunities

Festival and event management, Business Tourism, Social media and E-tourism, Tourism promotion and marketing, Visitor attractions & activity management, Destination management organisations, Travel agencies and tour operations, e-Tourism Promotion & Marketing, Airport and Airlines.

 

Education Progression Opportunities

UCC: CK101, CK105, CK107, CK108, CK109, CK113, CK117, CK118, CK210, CK301, CK302, CK307

CIT: CR021; CR022; CR041; CR042; CR650; CR657

LIT: LC293; LC294; LC296; LC299

Tralee IT: TL820, TL720

WIT: WD091, WD148, WD173, WD174, WD200

 

We advise you to consult the CAO website – www.cao.ie and http://www.cao.ie/index.php?page=fetac_ to confirm specific entry requirements for Higher Educaiton Institutions

 

QQI Level 6 awards may have advanced entry options into some Higher Education Institutions

 

 

Course specific Contact Details

For further details email: tourismtravel@stjohnscollege.ie