Vocational Travel and Tourism courses

Key Information 

Are you interested in making a career out of meeting new people and travelling the world? Then a Vocational BTEC course in Travel and Tourism is perfect for you. Learn about every aspect of the travel industry, including cabin crew training and event and excursion planning. We even offer work experience opportunities abroad, makes this course an exciting and dynamic area of study.

Why Blackburn College?

  • Train in our on-campus mock aircraft cabin and get an authentic cabin-crew experience without ever having to leave the classroom.
  • Industry partnerships and professional links with Thomas Cook, British Airways and Emirates.
  • Residential trips to popular European destinations such as London and Paris.
  • Work experience opportunities at in local hotels, museums and travel agencies - as well as Manchester Airport.
  • Guaranteed job interviews within the Travel and Tourism sector.

HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN?

You can expect a starting salary of approximately £14,000 - which can rise significantly as your career progresses.

Career Opportunities 

Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our students have gone on to do:

  • Cabin Crew
  • Airport Passenger Service Agent
  • Travel Agent
  • Holiday Representative
  • Tour Manager
  • Tourism Officer