This course explores the core tourism subjects associated with the travel agency,tour operator and event management industries. Students will gain practical experience and explore tourism topics, trends and issues of the day. Those who are successful in this course may choose to enrol in our Level 6 Management & Marketing in Tourism course or go on to work in areas such as travel agencies, tour operator companies or tourism offices or the hospitality industry.
FETAC (QQI) Level 5 - Tourism with Business Award 5M5011
FETAC (QQI) Occupational First Aid - Workshop.
Students can pursue careers in tourist boards, resorts, reservation offices, tour operations and travel package providers. Students may also wish to start their own business.
This course explores today’s hospitality industry. Students will gain practical,hands-on experience involving elements of accommodation and food areas. This includes tourism topics, trends and issues of the day.
FETAC (QQI) Level 5 - Hospitality Operations Award 5M2083
Students who successfully complete this course will be prepared for opportunities in the hospitality industry.
This 2nd year course is ideally suited to students who want to progress into the management & marketing areas of tourism. Students will acquire a variety of skills and knowledge in tourism, business & IT which will enhance their career prospects in the tourism industry. The course is a further development of the first year Tourism & Travel Studies course.