Technical Travel and Tourism courses

Are you interested in making a career out of meeting new people and travelling the world? Then a Technical BTEC course in Travel and Tourism is perfect for you. Learn about every aspect of the travel industry, including cabin crew training, event and excursion planning and what is sustainable travel and tourism as countries seek to adopt a more environmentally focused approach to welcoming and hosting visitors.


Why Blackburn College?

  • Study in our Beacon Centre which features a mock aircraft cabin designed to simulate a real life cabin crew environment.
  • Listen to guest speakers from British Airways and Emirates plus recently qualified students.
  • Take part in a residential trip to London during which you will take part in a British Airways cabin crew training day at Heathrow Airport. Visit New York to gain an insight into one of the world's busiest cities.
  • Enjoy work experience opportunities in local hotels, museums and travel agencies - as well as Manchester Airport.

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