Travel, Leisure & Tourism
Fee Information

Fees indicated are based on the current year (August 2016 to July 2017) and are subject to change next year.

Our further education courses (Entry to Level 3) are usually free if you are 16-18 years old. Depending on your circumstances, you may be eligible for financial support to help with other costs associated with your course such as course materials and travel.

If you are aged 19 or over you may be required to pay fees.

If you are enrolling onto a Level 3 or 4 course and are over 19 years of age the fees may be higher and you will be required to take out an Advanced Learning Loan, please see the guide to fees for more information.

International students will be required to pay the full International course fee.

For more information, see our guide to fees.

This qualification has been designed to help learners develop the skills and knowledge needed to work in the travel and tourism sector and to develop practical skills in preparation for employment or progression into education. You will also have to attend Functional Skills or GCSE classes in English and Maths.

Entry Requirements

Entry Level 3 literacy (requires successful completion of speaking listening, reading and writing or internal assessment).

Assessment Method

Assessment is via course work through a variety of methods such as presentations, written work, posters etc.

Progression Opportunities

You could continue your studies and gain further qualifications at level 2 and 3 and possibly progress to university. You could also work as a volunteer to build up your skill set and experience.

Gain work in a variety of travel and leisure work through direct employment. Alternatively some learners progress on to a Level 2 programme and later on progress onto the Cabin Crew or Check In and Boarding Services course.

You could work in a variety of settings that cover the travel and tourism industry. For example, working in a museum guiding customers, giving out travel information or working on tour buses. There are opportunities for continual professional development once your operational experience and knowledge develop.

Study Methods

You will learn in dedicated classrooms through a variety of planned lessons and workshops with the possibility of signing up for relevant volunteering activities.

You will be required to attend college at least 3 days a week.


We look forward to welcoming you to Ealing, Hammersmith and West London's College. We are enrolling now. Come along to the College to enrol directly. See our enrolment dates and times.