Project Description

Travel & Tourism

5M-Business Faculty

PLSS Code: 283668
Coordinator: Joan Dunne

The Travel and Tourism industry offers a vast range of opportunities, enabling you to work both nationally and internationally. This course will develop your confidence, and give you the experience and employability skills needed to thrive in the Travel and Tourism industry.

You will learn about the operations of the Tourism Industry, Customer Service and Heritage studies. The combination of practical and knowledge skills will help you develop your career focus, and support progression to work and to Higher Education.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Wide-ranging career outcomes
  • Practical skills training
  • Great links with tourism and heritage organisations
  • Expert teaching team
  • Visits and trips
  • Excellent progression routes

Course Content

  • Airline Studies
  • Customer Service
  • Heritage Studies
  • Tourism Information & Administration
  • Tourism Principles & Practice
  • Word Processing
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Progress to further study and careers including:

  • Airline careers
  • Ground Operations
  • Heritage Venues
  • Hospitality
  • Hotels
  • Sales Agent
  • Tourist Office
  • Travel Agencies
  • Travel & Tourism
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Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements.

QQI Level 5
Certificate in Tourism with Business 5M5011

Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance)

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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Early Interview Option

Apply before 29 April 2020 for the opportunity of an early interview, Early interviews normally take place in May.

Apply before August 2020 for a later interview. An offer of a place does not guarantee a place - only full payment of fees will move an applicant to registered status. If an offer is not accepted in time and a course is full then applicants will be added to a waiting list and have the opportunity to apply for another course.

Note: This is a full-time course.