Achieve the highest level of qualification in Travel and Tourism at TAFE NSW. Your passion for travel will be enriched through the strong business focus. Harness skills essential to any senior managerial position and watch your career take flight.
Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:
Lead and work with people from diverse social and cultural backgrounds
Book domestic and international travel itineraries
Prepare and monitor budgets
Implement project management methodology
Create and implement onshore and global marketing strategies
Design and embed business planning
Establish and conduct productive business relationships
Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.
Skills and knowledge to manage the business operations of a travel or tourism company
Experience using relevant software currently used in the tourism and travel industry
The ability to manage a diverse team
Strong pathways to enhance your career opportunities and gain senior level roles
Some courses require evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol
To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:
The ability to communicate and work well with others
An aptitude for management and leadership
A passion for the travel and tourism industry
Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) at a Year 12 high school level
You may be asked to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) skills test. This helps us to understand your individual study needs, to design an individualised plan that supports your study success and ensures your LLN skills match the demands of the course.
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.
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.
Take your study further with other courses offered at TAFE NSW:
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.
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.
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
On campus, online and blended study environments; at TAFE NSW your learning works with your lifestyle. Heart your favourites, compare courses and discover what works for you.