National code: SIT60116

Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

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Overview About this course

Prepare for a variety of senior leadership roles in the travel and tourism industry as you learn the managerial skills and risk management techniques needed to lead with confidence. Strengthen your industry knowledge and lead your team to success with this practical qualification.

This course is superseded. You can still enrol in this course, and you will be contacted if you need to transition into the next version when it is available.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Lead people and teams

  • Implement project management methodology

  • Create and implement onshore and global marketing strategies

  • Design and embed business planning

  • Establish and conduct productive business relationships

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • Skills to create travel bookings for a broad range of customers to destinations across the globe (in a real or simulated work environment)

  • Ability to communicate and connect with people from diverse social and cultural backgrounds

  • Experience researching Australian and international destinations to build your knowledge on cities, sites, transport options and accommodation availabilities within different areas

  • Strong pathways to continue your studies and enhance your career opportunities

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification. You can enrol today.

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • The ability to communicate and work well with others

  • Strong literacy and numeracy skills

  • An aptitude for management and leadership

  • Strategic thinking skills

  • A passion for the travel and tourism industry

  • A Certificate III in Travel

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: Account manager, Business development manager, Director of groups and incentives, Director of marketing, Director of product development operations manager, Director of sales and General manager

Study pathways

Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:

Previous study 4 Courses

Begin here to gain experience and confidence in this study area.

Further study 0 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

The Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management does not have any post-graduate courses.

Related study 4 Courses

Strengthen your expertise and gain specialist skills to expand your employability.

Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Courses are made up of a combination of both core and specialty units. In the Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 27 Units of competency, including 17 core and 10 speciality units.

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Develop tourism products SITTPPD008

  • Establish and maintain a work health and safety system SITXWHS004

  • Develop and implement marketing strategies SITXMPR007

  • Develop and manage quality customer service practices SITXCCS008

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TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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