Studying Travel and Tourism at Barnsley College will enable you to develop skills for a range of careers such as: Travel Agent, Holiday Rep, Flight Attendant, Hotel Manager and Tour Guide Manager.
of Travel and Tourism students went on to work or further study after completing their course at Barnsley College
Travel and Tourism Level 2 Full-time
“I enjoy learning about the travel and tourism industry and the different opportunities available. There is more freedom in college than school and we are treated like adults. I would recommend the college to others as there’s a friendly atmosphere and the support from tutors is really helpful.”
Penistone Grammar School ALC
As part of your course you will take part in study visits where you will have the opportunity to visit a range of UK and international organisations including visitor attractions, travel agents, cities and hotels.
You will also have the opportunity to visit European cities such as Krakow and Paris. These exciting visits are designed to help you with your course.
You will study a range of topics related to the industry such as Cruise, Resort Representatives, Customer Service and Travel Planning in an educational setting with superb facilities.
Nationally, the long term prospects for the sector are good; demand for graduates is expected to grow, with 69,000 more managerial jobs over the next eight years which means there is a big demand for trained industry professionals – making it a great time to join this growing industry.
A range of guest speakers from the travel industry will be invited to input into your study programme.