|Course Level||Level 1|
|Awarding Body||ABC Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||80 hrs|
|Entry Requirements||There are no particular entry requirements|
The global travel and tourism industry is one of a select few that are largely immune to economic and political pressures on a global basis. For business and leisure purposes alike, people will always need to travel and therefore require the services of those who work in the travel and tourism industry. It is a spectacularly large and diverse sector which collectively contributed $7.5 trillion to the global economy in 2014 alone. Well over 1 billion tourists travel far and wide each and every year, which in turn keeps this extraordinary industry robust and reliable. To begin a career in the travel and tourism industry is to benefit from limitless potential for advancement and a uniquely secure position for life.
Oxford Home Study College is committed to providing the market’s most accessible and rewarding distance learning opportunities travel and tourism courses online. We are proud to offer this superb Level 1 online tourism Course, which is available 100% online for anyone looking to broaden their horizons and prospects. Our courses are selected in accordance with outstanding quality and all course materials are provided by us. With no time limitations or deadlines to worry about, you are free to study from anywhere in the world at your own pace in your own time. Our dedicated customer support team is always on hand to help with any questions or concerns you may have. So why delay enrol today for online tourism courses at OHSC.
This three-unit Travel and Tourism Course introduces the contemporary travel and tourism industry, providing candidates with detailed insights into how the modern industry functions and the its various core service providers. Candidates are also guided through the fundamentals of essential travel and tourism marketing, along with how to create effective and complete tourism products/packages.
This online tourism Course consists of the following three units:
Introductory course unit provides candidates with an essential overview of the contemporary travel and tourism industry. A variety of different types of tourism are explored in-depth, along with the recent evolution of the travel and tourism industry and how various factors can affect the perceived value of specific destinations.
Course content in the second unit centres on the most important tourism services and products offered by contemporary service providers. The roles and functions of established tour operators are discussed, along with a variety of different travel and tourism packages, crucial destination considerations and the critical elements of the effective and successful tourism product/package.
In the third and final course unit, candidates explore the fundamentals of marketing from the perspective of a working travel and tourism service provider. The core elements of the effective marketing strategy are dissected and explored, along with the role and value of market research, tourism industry promotional activities and techniques for accurately monitoring and managing the effectiveness of marketing strategies.
Paying in Instalments: £140 (Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £10
Pay in Full: (£41 Discount) £99
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 1 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.