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Travel and Tourism NCFE Level 2 Extended Certificate

Programme Type: Full-time Course
Availability: Isle of Wight only

Is it for me?

This qualification is an excellent way to gain skills, knowledge and understanding to help you start your career in the Travel and Tourism sector.

Essential Information

Riverbank Campus, Newport and work experience with a local employer.
Start Date
Entry Requirements
No formal entry requirements
Course Length
September – July
Qualifications Achievable
  • NCFE Level 2 Extended Certificate in Travel & Tourism
  • Maths – GCSE or Functional Skill
  • English – GCSE or Functional Skill
Awarding Body


This qualification provides an introduction to the world of travel and tourism. You will explore some of the key areas within the sector, including accommodation, tourism development, transport, visitor attractions, customer service and specialist tourism. You will learn about the importance of the travel and tourism sector to the UK and its economy, study a variety of different business types within the sector and learn about different UK and international destinations. Throughout your time on the course, you will develop key skills, such as research, report drafting and writing skills and project management.
What would I do on this course?

The units you will cover are:

  • Customer service in travel and tourism
  • The UK travel and tourism industry
  • Travel and tourism destinations
  • UK purpose-built visitor attractions
  • UK coastal tourism
  • Understanding specialist tourism



You will complete workbooks and carry out tasks/assignments throughout the course. Your tutor will assess and mark these and you will receive feedback as to how you are getting on.

Would I always be in the classroom?

The qualification is classroom based although we will also arrange work experience for you with a local employer to help give you a real insight to sector.

How do I get started?

Easy – just get in touch to register your interest using our Contact Form, email us, or call our Riverbank Campus. This is a hugely popular course and places are limited, so don’t wait – contact us today!

What support will I get?

At HTP Apprenticeship College we will do everything we can to support you and to improve your life chances. In addition to providing support for your programme and qualifications, we want learners to feel that they are in a caring, positive, safe and stimulating environment that promotes social, physical and moral development.

What advice and guidance can I expect to receive?

From the time you contact us, during training, and after you complete your programme, our experienced staff are on hand to provide you with the help and advice you need to achieve your career aspirations. More information about the Careers Programme we offer can be found on our Support Page or contact one of our Recruitment and Careers Advisors using our Contact Form or by calling 01983 533926.

Have more questions about the course?

Please contact us and one of the tutors will be able to help you.

What can I do after this course?

Progress onto an Apprenticeship or other employment.
Contact us now and get onto your career-starting Full-time Course

Newport Riverbank Campus: 01983 824930