Level 1 Certificate in Exploring the Aviation & Travel & Tourism Industry

Level 1 Certificate in Exploring the Aviation & Travel & Tourism Industry

Level 1 Certificate in Exploring the Aviation & Travel & Tourism Industry

If you have a passion for travel and want a career in the aviation and tourism industry, look no further. As part of this qualification you will study a Certificate in Introduction to Travel and Tourism.

You will be studying key areas, including:

  • Background to the travel and tourism industry
  • Aviation industry
  • Travel geography
  • Aviation terminology
  • Working in a team customer service
  • Working in the travel and aviation industry
  • Plus nationally recognised English and maths qualifications

Visits are also arranged, including a one day aviation course at Birmingham Airport where you will work on the ground and also in-flight.

You will be assessed on written assignments, role plays, practical assessments and presentations; this will include English and maths.

After completing the course successfully with a good merit profile you may progress to the Level 2 Certificate in Air Cabin Crew and Aviation or employment in the travel and tourism industry.


This course requires three GCSEs grades 4-1 (D–G) in relevant subjects, English or equivalent, a positive school report and the successful completion of an interview.

This course may be free for 16-18yrs; for 19-23yrs, course is free if you have not achieved a full Level 2 qualification.

For all other students fees apply:
1st year course fee is £833; exam fee is £127.

Loans & assistance are available from Student Services.

Course Summary

Length of study:
35 Weeks


Term dates

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Study option(s):
Full time

Course level:
Level 1

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Making your application

We will check your application to see if you meet the standard entry requirements for the course. If you do, you’ll receive an invitation via email to attend an interview with a Curriculum Tutor.

Fees and funding

If you are aged 16-18 and applying for a full-time programme, then you will not have to pay for your course. If you are aged 19+ then there may be a fee for your course.

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