Tourism & Travel - QQI Level 6

This Level 6 Advanced Certificate course is designed to offer certification and further training for both mature learners with industry experience and recent graduates of QQI/FETAC Level 5 courses in Tourism, Business or related areas.  It is ideal for those interesed in working in the wholesale or retail tourism, travel, leisure or hospitality industries.

The course will facilitate students to seek employment at a supervisory level in a range of toursim related areas or to progress to higher education and training.

Duration

1 year full time

Certification

QQI Level 6 Toursim with Business 6M5012

Principals Areas of Study

Tourism Policy and Practice

Customer Service

Work Experience

Hotel Front Office Supervision

Event Management

Business Management

Spreadsheet Methods

(modules offered may be subject to change)

Features of the Course

Industry based work experience

Heritage and cultural visits

Career Guidance and mentoring

Workshops presented by industry specialists

Opportunities to apply to European Internships on completion of the course.

Progression

Students may gain entry to colleges and institutes of Technology through the QQI Higher Education Links Scheme.

Entry Requirements

This course is open to students who have achieved at least two Distinctions and four Merits in a QQI Level 5 Award.

Note: This requirement may be waived at the discretion of the College for mature students with prior experience and/or academic suitability.

Number of places available

Twenty five