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Travel & Tourism

Travel & Tourism


One year full-time course


QQI Level 5 Award 5M5011 IAOT Diploma in International Travel Industry Studies.

Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate standard including Leaving Certificate Applied. All applicants will be interviewed.

Work Placement

Students participate in work placements with Travel Agencies, Airlines and Hotels.

Course Aims

This is a one year full-time course which gives students the opportunity to gain the necessary skills to work in the travel business or a tourism related area. The course has been designed in partnership with the International Academy of Travel (IAOT). The emphasis is on practical training combined with the development of business and administration skills.

Course Content Overview (or Year One)

QQI Level 5 QQI Level 5 contd. International Academy of Travel International Academy of Travel Contd.
Tourism Principles & Practice Marketing Practice Cabin Crew Training Amadeus
Tourism Information & Administration Work Experience Travel Agency Practices Airport Training Day
Principles & Practice of Selling Customer Service Passenger Services Professional Grooming/Presentation
Word Processing Digital Marketing Fares & Ticketing  


Future Prospects

Graduates from Travel and Tourism Course are securing employment in areas such as Cabin Crew, Passenger Reservations, Travel Agencies and Airlines and Handling agencies. Students who attain their full QQI Level 5 Award will have an opportunity to progress to third level institutions or to join the Advanced Certificate in Administration Course (QQI Level 6) at Marino College or elsewhere.