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Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

  • National Course Code: SIT60116
  • TAFE NSW code: SIT60116-01V01-20WLG-006

Location – Wollongong

Study Type

Full Time

Course Start Date

03 Feb 2020

Hours Per Week

22

Duration

18 Months

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
  • VET Student Loans Available

Course Details

This qualification reflects the role of senior managers with advanced operational skills who use a broad range of travel or tourism skills, combined with specialised managerial skills and substantial knowledge of industry operations, to coordinate travel or tourism operations. They operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making strategic business management and operational decisions.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in many travel and tourism industry sectors and for a diverse range of employers including travel agencies, tour wholesalers, tour operators, inbound tour operators, tourist attractions, visitor information centres, and other tourism businesses.

Possible job titles include: account manager business development manager director of groups and incentives director of marketing director of product development operations manager director of sales general manager.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

When you study with TAFE NSW, we want you to succeed. Entry requirements allow us to make sure that you have the right pre-existing knowledge and skills to achieve your chosen qualification. You will need to provide evidence that you meet the requirements listed in this section.

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

It's all happening at TAFE NSW InfoFest. Register for an information session to broaden your skills set to get ahead. Can't find an Information Session for you? Enquire Online or call 131601.

To find out more about this course, meet our teachers and receive information about enrolment and next steps, attend InfoFest on:
Date: Wednesday, 22 January 2020
Time: 10.00am to 5.00pm
Location: TAFE NSW Wollongong, Building V, Level Ground, Twenty Twenty Restaurant and Cafe V

STUDY COMMITMENT

This is a fulltime face to face course. You will need to attend approximately 20 hours of class, over 3 days a week, for 1.5 years. As well as the in-class component, you will need to complete approximately 2 hours of other study per week.

You may also be required to complete approximately 14 hours of additional study each week outside of class hours, including self-directed reading, research, industry updating, structured work placement and Assessment preparation.

IS THIS COURSE RIGHT FOR YOU?

This course offering:

  • Reflects the role of skilled operators who use a broad range of tourism or travel skills and sound knowledge of industry operations to coordinate travel or tourism services. They operate independently or with limited guidance from others and use discretion to solve non-routine problems. Many people have supervisory responsibilities and plan, monitor and evaluate the work of team members.

    We offer student services and study support to ensure you can achieve your goals. Learn about TAFE NSW Student Services

    As a TAFE NSW student in this course, you will have access to:

    • LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com)
    • Studiosity - online access to a real life tutor
    • Easy computing online short courses
    • Access to local TAFE libraries

This course is currently scheduled on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9.00am to 5.00pm. This timetable may change and will be confirmed by your teacher.

SMART AND SKILLED FEES

This course is government-subsidised, meaning you pay a portion of the full course fee to TAFE NSW and the NSW Government will pay the balance. However, you must meet certain eligibility criteria for this to apply.

Depending on your previous qualifications and experience, your fee may be less than the maximum fee quoted. Your actual fee and eligibility for concession/exemption will be calculated and confirmed during the enrolment process.

For further information about eligibility and explanations of the different fee categories, visit Are You Eligible?

PAYMENT OPTIONS AND ASSISTANCE

This course is approved for a Commonwealth VET Student Loan (VSL). If you meet the VSL eligibility and academic suitability requirements, you are able to apply to the Commonwealth for a loan to cover all or part of your course fee. We will ask you whether you would like to apply for a VET Student Loan when you enrol and advise you of the process.

To complete your VET Student Loan application, you will need to provide:

  • Your Tax File Number (TFN). If you dont have a TFN, click here for information on how to apply for one. You can complete your loan application with a Certificate of Application for a TFN, but must provide your TFN as soon as it is issued. If you dont provide your TFN before your first census day, you will need to pay the tuition fees for that unit of study.
  • Your Commonwealth Higher Education Student Support Number (CHESSN) ). If you have previously accessed a loan via the Higher Education Loan Program (HELP), either at TAFE or university, you will already have a CHESSN. You must use the same CHESSN whenever you access a student loan. If you dont have CHESSN, we will allocate one on your behalf.

To be eligible for a VET Student Loan, you will need to be assessed as academically suitable to undertake high level VET study. You will need to provide:

  • A copy of your Australian Year 12 Certificate; OR
  • A copy of a certificate showing that you have been awarded a qualification at level 4 or above in the Australian Qualifications Framework (where the language of instruction was English). If you previously completed a Certificate IV or higher qualification at TAFE NSW, just let us know where and when you studied in your application; OR
  • Display competence at Exit Level 3 in the Australian Core Skills Framework in both reading and numeracy through an approved Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. We will let you know if this is required once you apply.

If you intend to apply for a VET Student Loan, its important you know your student obligations.

Further costs in addition to your student fees may be applicable for this qualification. These costs are to provide you with additional resources and/or Incidentals to support your learning:
Futura Text book approx $200.00
Uniform approx $100.00


Find out more about VET Student Loans

Direct payment by Unit of Study instalments is available for this course.

The Units of Study and associated fees for this course are detailed above. Fees are charged on the census day for each Unit of Study. To secure a loan for part or all of your course, you must be eligible and submit a valid application to the Commonwealth for a VET Student Loan. You may withdraw prior to the census date without incurring a fee.

READ BEFORE YOU ENROL

Learn about TAFE NSW Fees

Learn about TAFE NSW Payment/Funding

RECOGNITION

Recognition is a process of acknowledging previously completed qualifications, skills, knowledge or experience relevant to your course. This may reduce the amount of learning required, reduce your course fees and allow you to achieve your qualification faster.

Learn about Recognition at TAFE NSW Recognition

Code Name Start Date End Date Census Date Amount
20WLG00670 S&S VSL UOS 1 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 03 Feb 2020 09 Apr 2020 02 Mar 2020 $772.00
20WLG00673 S&S VSL UOS 2 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 27 Apr 2020 19 Jun 2020 01 Jun 2020 $772.00
20WLG00676 S&S VSL UOS 3 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 20 Jul 2020 25 Sep 2020 03 Aug 2020 $772.00
20WLG00683 S&S VSL UOS 4 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 12 Oct 2020 04 Dec 2020 02 Nov 2020 $772.00
21WLG00091 S&S VSL UOS 5 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 01 Feb 2021 02 Apr 2021 01 Mar 2021 $772.00
21WLG00098 S&S VSL UOS 6 - Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 19 Apr 2021 18 Jun 2021 03 May 2021 $770.00

Enrolling with us is easy, though the exact process does depend on your course and any prerequisites that go with it. Be sure to read all course information carefully to make sure it is the right qualification, location and study type for you. Enrol and pay online via our secure payment gateway to secure your place. As you progress through the enrolment process you will be prompted to provide additional information.

For further information or assistance, call 131 601.

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Core Units
Number Title
BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace
BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan
BSBRSK501 Manage risk
BSBWRT401 Write complex documents
SITTIND001 Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
SITTPPD008 Develop tourism products
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences
SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service practices
SITXFIN002 Interpret financial information
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget
SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets
SITXGLC001 Research and comply with regulatory requirements
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships
SITXMPR007 Develop and implement marketing strategies
SITXWHS004 Establish and maintain a work health and safety system
Elective Units
Number Title
SITTTSL002 Access and interpret product information
SITTTSL003 Provide advice on international destinations
SITTTSL004 Provide advice on Australian destinations
SITTTSL005 Sell tourism products and services
SITTTSL008 Book supplier products and services
SITTTSL016 Provide specialist advice on cruises
SITXHRM004 Recruit, select and induct staff
SITXHRM006 Monitor staff performance
BSBADM502 Manage meetings
BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions

Note: Not all elective units listed may be available to study, please enquire for more information.

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Course Location

Wollongong
Foleys Lane, North Wollongong
Phone 131 601

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