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.

About this course

We are learning the GALILEO computer reservation system, in addition we have self study access to AMADEUS, SABRE and WORLDSPAN. You will learn coding and decoding, building a complete booking file, make changes to bookings, able to make service requests like meals, meet and assist and making flight reservations. Build multi sector itineraries plus much more. This Computer Reservation System (CRS) is commonly used in the aviation, travel and tourism industry.

Entry Requirements

A good understanding of English at minimum Level 1 and good numeracy skills are essential. All applicants will be required to attend an interview and sit an entry assessment test.

Assessment Method

You will be assessed by an end of course exam. Historically we have had a 98% pass rate.

Progression Opportunities

This qualification helps you to gain employment with Travel Agents, Tour Operators and Airport roles such as check-in and Accommodation services. You can also progress on to the VIRGIN ATLANTIC Fares and Ticketing course.

Study Methods

The course runs for 30 hours (1 night per week of 3 hours for a 10 week period). You will have a dedicated specialist to help you through the required modules. We will have access to a mock live reservation system for practice and also have access to on-line lessons for GALILEO. In addition, you will have access to SABRE, AMADEUS and WORLDSPAN as self study options.


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.