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A career for people going places

Secure your future job prospects and have your travel industry experience recognised through our Certificate III in Travel. Through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) your previous work in the travel sector will count as course credits, meaning you can finish your studies sooner. A great opportunity for you to brush up on your knowledge of customer service and sales, reservations, processing bookings, travel fares, communications and teamwork. Get the recognition you deserve and enquire about RPL today.

Topics include:

  • introduction to the travel and tourism industry
  • customer service and sales
  • fares
  • computerised reservations system
  • financial back office system
  • domestic and international tourism destinations
  • accessing information
  • processing travel and tourism bookings
  • computer and office skills

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LOCATION/S

Gold Coast - Southport

Key dates and info

DURATION

Recognition of prior learning (RPL): Varies / Varies

Course details

07 5581 8300

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Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.
More about this course.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

Make Great Happen

A qualification with TAFE Queensland Gold Coast will bring you practical & essential skills in your choosen field. Our hands-on training approved by industry, leads to great job outcomes for our students.

Key dates

LOCATION START DATE WORKLOAD DELIVERY
Gold Coast - Southport Any time Varies Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Entry requirements

For RPL enquiries please email the RPL Coordinator at rplcoordinator.goldcoast@tafe.qld.edu.au.

Location/s

Gold Coast - Southport
91-99 Scarborough Street
Southport QLD 4215

Resources required

No specific resources are required to successfully complete this course.

It is recommended that students have access to a reliable internet connection to access TAFE Queensland Gold Coast's online learning system, and a computer with up-to-date software, including Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat Reader and Adobe Flash Player.

This equipment and software is available for students to use at all TAFE Queensland locations.

Timetable

This program is offered through Recognition of Prior Learning only.

Units

UNIT CODE DESCRIPTION TYPE
SITTTSL202 Access and interpret product information Core
SITTTSL306 Book supplier services Core
SITTTSL310 Construct normal international airfares Core
SITTTSL311 Construct promotional international airfares Core
SITXWHS101 Participate in safe work practices Core
SITTTSL304 Prepare quotations Core
SITTTSL307 Process travel-related documentation Core
SITTTSL302 Provide advice on Australian destinations Core
SITTTSL301 Provide advice on international destinations Core
SITXCCS303 Provide service to customers Core
SITTTSL303 Sell tourism products and services Core
SITXCOM201 Show social and cultural sensitivity Core
SITTIND201 Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry Core
SITTTSL308 Use a computerised reservations or operations system Core
SITTTSL313 Administer billing and settlement plan Elective
SITXHRM301 Coach others in job skills Elective
BSBCMM201A Communicate in the workplace Elective
SITTTSL312 Construct advanced international airfares Elective
BSBITU302B Create electronic presentations Elective
BSBITU306A Design and produce business documents Elective
SITXWHS301 Identify hazards, assess and control safety risks Elective
BSBFIA301A Maintain financial records Elective
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices Elective
BSBFIA303A Process accounts payable and receivable Elective
SITXFIN201 Process financial transactions Elective
SITTTSL305 Process reservations Elective
SITTTSL309 Source airfares for domestic flights Elective
BSBWOR204A Use business technology Elective

Disclaimer

Not all electives available at all campuses

For the cost per unit please contact the RPL Coordinator at rplcoordinator.goldcoast@tafe.qld.edu.au.

Payment options explained

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland Gold Coast has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what's right for you, or just want someone to talk it over with, call us on 07 5581 8300. We're here to help.

Additional Costs

There are no additional costs to study this course.

Outcome

This qualification will provide you with job-ready skills for a range of industry sectors including travel agencies, airlines, tour wholesalers, inbound tour operators, vehicle rental operators and cruise lines. Your job title might be domestic travel consultant, international travel consultant, corporate travel consultant, customer service officer, tourism information officer, airline reservations officer, booking clerk and others.

Job prospects

  • Travel Consultant
  • Reservations Sales Agent
  • Day Tour Assistant
  • Tourism Information Officer
  • Airline or Agency Processing Clerk
  • Fares and Ticketing Consultant

Carrie-Lee Johnson

Flexible and innovative study options

From a young age I wanted to follow a career path that would bring out the best in my creative self. Having multiple career paths to choose from whilst studying in a flexible learning environment was crucial in my decision to select TAFE Queensland Gold Coast as my preferred and only education provider.
More about this course.

Carrie-Lee Johnson
Certificate III in Media

Enrol now

Are you ready to enrol?

You're ready if you've:

  • checked your important dates (under the course details tab)
  • checked you meet the entry requirements (under the course details tab)
  • checked your course costs and know which payment option is right for you
    (under the costs tab)
  • Read the student rules and refund policy

All done? Then you're ready to Enrol now

All done? Then head to the link below to complete your enrolment:
tafegoldcoast.edu.au/study-with-us/enrolment-fees/enrol

Recognition of prior learning

Recognition of prior learning

Fast-track your way to a formal qualification by earning credit for the things you already know. Getting recognition for the skills you've gained from the workplace or previous learning means less study time for you, and getting the paper to prove you're qualified a whole lot sooner.

More about RPL

More info:
http://tafegoldcoast.edu.au/study-with-us/careerchangers-jobseeker/recognition-prior-learning

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Note: All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolments.

Last updated on 30 November 2016

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