Introduction to Events, Tourism and Travel (Level 1)

Introduction to Events, Tourism and Travel (Level 1)

Subject Area: On The Coast (Leiston & Halesworth) Business


Course Information

  • Start Date: Sep, 2022
  • Attendance: Full-time
  • Duration: 1 Year
  • Course Code: 154417
  • Entry Requirements

    No requirements needed.

    Course Overview

    This course is held at the Leiston campus.

    Did you know?

    · Ed Sheeran held his wedding locally at Glemham Hall?

    · One of the most important music festivals, Lattitude, is held at Henham Park just up the road from Leiston.

    · Tourist attractions such as Africa Alive and Pleasurewood Hills are on the doorstep.

    · One of the countries most renowned Music and Arts venues is based at Snape Maltings.

    The Suffolk coastline boasts a wealth of employment opportunities within the Events, Tourism and Travel Sector. Our level one course provides an introduction to the sector and will cover the skills and knowledge you will need to ultimately progress to a career within this exciting arena.

    We pride ourselves on the links we have within the industry from Hotels, Holiday parks, staycation glamping venues and tour operators along with tourist attractions. Students attending the course will also have the opportunity to work with events organisers, local music festivals and even gain hands on experience of being involved in the Suffolk New College Big Day out.

    You will be supported to learn and try new things which will help to develop your confidence, our staff team will be with you every step of the day. If you want to try something different and prepare yourself for a wealth of employment opportunities in the future then this course is for you!

    Course Highlights

    Course Start Date: Friday 2nd September 2022

    Course End Date: Friday 23rd June 2023

    Entry Requirements: 19 years of age and over

    Duration: 1 year full time

    Tuition Costs

    No cost for 16-18 yea old learners