National code: SIT30216

Certificate III in Travel

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Overview About this course

Dive into the exciting world of travel and tourism and expand your knowledge of international and domestic destinations. Take your new skills into reservations or a travel consultancy, where you can help your customers to book unforgettable itineraries.

This course is superseded.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:

  • Understand the workings of the travel industry

  • Create unique travel itineraries

  • Use computer reservation systems

  • Understand and sell Australian and international travel destinations

  • Provide excellent customer experience

Course Outcomes

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

  • Work within online simulated programs

  • Examine specific scenarios to gain experience in the tourism industry

  • Create simulated travel bookings for a broad range of customers to destinations across the globe

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.

  • This course is offered as a traineeship. Enquire today to check the eligibility requirements.

Entry recommendations

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

  • A sense of curiosity and adventure

  • Great communication skills

  • Collaboration and teamwork skills

  • Patience and attention to detail

  • Problem-solving abilities

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: Call centre sales agent , Cruise consultant , Customer service agent , Domestic or international travel consultant and Reservations sales agent

Study pathways

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

Previous study 0 Courses

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

The Certificate III in Travel does not have any pre-requisite courses.

Further study 2 Courses

Advance your skills to take your career to the next level

Related study 3 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 Certificate III in Travel qualification, you’ll need to successfully complete 17 Units of competency, including 14 core and 3 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.

  • Construct promotional international airfares SITTTSL013

  • Construct normal international airfares SITTTSL012

  • Access and interpret product information SITTTSL002

  • Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry SITTIND001

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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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