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Travel and Tourism with Cabin Crew, Diploma, Level 3

  • 3

    Level 3

  • Duration
    1 year

  • Start Date
    September 2021

  • Venue
    Ipswich Road

  • Course Code

Start Date

  • September 2021, Full Time


The travel industry is a fast paced industry which offers a variety of career opportunities both in the UK and abroad. This two year course provides an excellent grounding in the skills and knowledge required for a career in this industry. We have many links with local and national companies in the travel industry who are there to support our students and share their industry knowledge.

We work closely with a large number of employers to give you real life work experience. These opportunities will not only give you to experience first-hand what it's like working in the industry but introduce you to potential future employers.

Content Year One:
The UK Travel and Tourism Industry
Customer Service in Travel and Tourism
Preparing for a career in travel and tourism
Travel and Tourism Destinations
Travel Agency Operations
The UK Conference and Event Industry
UK Visitor Attractions
Responsible Tourism
Tour Guiding
NCFE Level 2 Introduction to Cabin Crew

Year Two Content
UK Heritage Tourist Attractions
Hospitality in Travel and Tourism
Work Experience
The Cruise Industry
Worldwide Passenger Airlines
Specialist Tourism
Resort representative roles and responsibilities
Marketing in Travel and Tourism

Why our college?

Industry standard facilities

At our college you will have access to industry-standard facilities and get to use top of the range equipment. On our campus you’ll find media suites, TV studios, design labs, workshops, hair & beauty salons, working kitchens and a live theatre.

Gain real experiences of work

All of our courses will provide you with outstanding experiences of work and prepare you for your future career. You will work with real employers and customers and build connections.

A unique student experience

This is what really sets us apart. At our college you will experience the freedom to be yourself. Being part of an active Students’ Union, having opportunities to travel and enjoying live entertainment are just a few of the amazing opportunities available to you.

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE's at C or 4 including Maths and/or English. Or an equivalent Level 2 qualification.

You will need to demonstrate your interest in the course and a understanding of the Travel and Tourism industry.


Assessment takes a variety of forms including written assignments, online tests, role plays, practical work, group work and observation.


After successfully completing year one of the course at merit level with good attendance and disciplinary record, you will continue onto year two of the Level 3 Extended Diploma in Travel and Tourism.

Future options include;

  • Degree in Travel and Tourism.
  • Degree in Leisure and Events Management.

Career Progression

The Travel and Tourism sector continues to grow which means there are opportunities for a flexible skilled workforce. The UK travel industry has shown a increase in job roles in recent years both abroad and in the UK.

Careers include;

  • Air Cabin Crew
  • Travel agent
  • Tourist guide
  • Holiday resort reps.

This course provides numerous opportunities to meet potential employers and many of our students have successfully secured employment with them at travel agencies, the airport and holiday resorts either on an apprenticeship basis or direct employment.


Currently for UK students aged under 19 years old on the 31st August prior to the start of your course, your tuition fees are free. In addition to this there will be costs for trips and study visits, the details of which will be advised at enrolment. All students wear a uniform of black trousers or skirt, red polo shirt and black hoodie which you can order and purchase at enrolment. Financial support could be available depending on your circumstances. Please check our Finance pages for fee information and any financial help that may be available.

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