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Level 1 Certificate in Travel and Tourism NCFE

This course is a high quality, industry recognised course designed to provide students with an understanding of the basic principles of the travel and tourism industry and allows them to explore the various avenues of work within this industry. It will allow learners to gain transferable skills that can be applied to the workplace or further study.

To support your studies, and expand your knowledge and experience of the industry, you will have the opportunity to participate in a few educational study trips such as visits to overseas destinations, as well as UK destinations, theme parks and attractions. These trips are optional but greatly encouraged and students should be prepared for a financial outlay in respect of this.

To prepare you for a career in Travel and Tourism, we set high standards in personal appearance and behaviour for our students: you will be expected to adhere to a strict uniform dress code both in class and around college, be ready and prepared for lessons and conduct yourself in a professional manner.

Key Information

  • Course Level

    Level 1

  • Delivery


  • Duration

    1 Year

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The initial NCFE Certificate consists of the following units of study.

  • Customer service in travel and tourism
  • Communication skills in travel and tourism

Further optional units of study could consist of

  • Hospitality in travel and tourism
  • UK visitor attractions
  • Promotional material for travel and tourism
  • Working as a team in travel and tourism

The course is assessed in a variety of ways, including role plays, practice assessment, question and answer paper and an online exam.

  • 2 GCSEs in English and math’s preferred
  • Attend an interview
  • Complete a selection process

You can progress onto further qualifications in travel and tourism, Cabin Crew and Aviation.

You will improve your chances of gaining employment in the travel and tourism industry such as travel agencies, tour operators, visitor attractions, overseas work whilst improving your communication and vocational skills.

Financial Support

Depending on your situation, you may be able to access a range of financial support available.

Course Fees


We do not currently have fee information available for this course. Please contact us for further information.


Apply or enquire about this course

Please use the following links to make an application or enquiry about this course.




Apply online Make an enquiry Call 0800 358 7575