About Travel and Tourism
Would you like a career in the travel and tourism industry, with exciting opportunities to work across Wales or worldwide? Our travel and tourism courses develop your skills, experience and provide industry recognised qualifications to open doors to a career in the industry. Study subjects including travel destinations, foreign languages, customer service and first aid and gain experience through visiting industry experts, site visits and work placements in tourist destinations and attractions in Wales and beyond.
Many students go straight into employment in roles in hotels, events management, tourist attractions and holiday resorts. Progress onto our renowned Cabin Crew course and join students who have gained employment with airlines including Emirates, British Airways, Virgin, EasyJet and more. Many students also go onto university to study related courses including tourism, events management and business.
Tourism is the UK’s 5th largest industry and supports 3 million jobs. CAVC LMI Update, 2015
Our success rate for students on courses in the department of Tourism, Hospitality, Sport and Public Service is 93%, that’s 7% above the national comparator!
Take a look at where our Travel and Tourism courses might take you, with our Career Pathway progression map!