Travel and Tourism BTEC

Course Summary:

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Do you love travel? Did you know that you could make a career out of it in the dynamic, diverse and expanding Travel & Tourism industry? Well you can and where better to start your journey than right here, at OSFC.

Memories of travel can last a lifetime. Whether it’s a two week family tripto Spain or a year-long adventure backpacking through the rainforest, all travellers need the help of those who work in the Travel & Tourism industry to ensure their trips run smoothly.

If you enjoy learning through practical, work-related activities and completing assignments based on realistic workplace situations then BTEC Travel & Tourism could be for you.

Higher Education Destinations:

  • Manchester Metropolitan University – Tourism Management
  • The University of Chester – Events Management and Tourism
  • The University Of Salford – Business and Tourism Management with Professional Experience
  • Leeds Beckett University – International Tourism Management

Career destinations:

  • Overseas representative
  • Air Cabin Crew
  • Tour Manager
  • Tourism Officer
  • Travel Agency Manager

Entry Requirements:

We prefer applicants to have a general interest in Travel and Tourism.

Assessment Method:

100% coursework

What Students Say:


“I’ve enjoyed studying Travel and Tourism because it’s a very interesting subject which is relevant to my chosen career and because all the teachers are friendly and help you as much as they can. When I leave OSFC I’m planning to go on to Leeds Metropolitan University to study Events Management.” – Rebecca Schofield.


“I’ve found the Travel and Tourism course to be interesting and fun. There is a comfortable atmosphere and the tutors have all been very encouraging and helpful. I would definitely recommend it to other students who are considering a career in the industry. When I leave I’m hoping to find a job as cabin crew, or perhaps move into acting.” – Layla Bramall.