mobile menu

Apply Now

Order Prospectus

Travel and Tourism Diploma Level 1 Adult Pathway

  • Overview of the course

    more less
    This course has been designed to introduce you to the exciting and varied world of Travel & Tourism with areas of study including UK Travel & Tourism, Customer Service in Travel & Tourism and Providing Information for a Tourist Destination. As part of the programme you will investigate different aspects of the Travel & Tourism industry including travel operations, cruise industries, tour operations, events and conferences and staycationing, as well as employability skills.
  • What you'll learn

    more less
    This course provides a solid foundation of study for Travel & Tourism and provides progression to study at higher levels including Level 2 and Level 3 programmes of study. The course will also provide you with an exciting insight into the world of Travel and Tourism. Units include:
    • The UK Travel Industry
    • Package Travel & Tourism Products
    • Travel & Tourism Itineraries
    • Promotional Materials for Travel & Tourism
    • Planning For & Taking Part in a Visit
  • Entry requirements

    more less
    We ask that you have four GCSEs grade 1-3 including maths and English and we will also invite you to attend an interview.
  • How will I be assessed?

    more less
    There will be continuous assessment throughout the course based on a range of assignments and activities. These will include a mixture of:
    • Practical activities
    • Presentations
    • Observations
    • Written reports
    • Professional discussions
    • Group assessments
    • Role play
    • Exam (one online, one written)
  • Is there anything else I need to know?

    more less
    Our Travel tutors have vast industry experience and teach to their specialisms
  • Who can I speak to about this course?

    more less
    In the first instance please send a message to
  • I'm interested in this course, what do I need to do next?

    more less
    Use the yellow 'enrol' button to request to join this course.
    Please note: if you enrol without meeting the course entry requirements your place may be cancelled and a refund provided.
  • Course Fees

    more less
    Other fees: £1108.00
    You can opt to pay these fees in monthly instalments. You can set this up during the enrolment.
    Courses fees are subject to change.
  • Future opportunities

    more less
    After you have completed the course you could progress on to Higher Education and study Travel & Tourism related subjects including Tourism Management and Business & Tourism Management. Alternatively, if you choose to look for paid work you could opt for a Travel & Tourism Apprenticeship and work as an apprentice Travel Operative.
    Check out opportunities at the University of Bolton by visiting
    Following further study you could work as:
    • A Business Travel Consultant, where you can earn between £27,000 and £30,000 per year
    • A Retail Travel Advisor, earning between £18,000 and £28,000 per year
    • A Reservation & Operations Executive, with a yearly salary of £25,000 to £30,000, depending on experience
  • Additional Information

    more less


    All learners will complete an individual learning plan which will be discussed with their tutor throughout the course.


    You may not have to pay tuition fees at all, if you fall into one of the groups eligible for fee exemptions. If you feel you may be eligible or would like someone to explain course fees in more detail, pleasecontact us via our Live Chat service available on any page of our website.

    Adult Learners

    Adult learners (19+) must provide evidence of their existing qualification at enrolment. Learners may not be able to enrol if this information is not provided when requested. If you have lost any certificates please contact your school in the first instance. If they are unable to provide a copy, you can contact one of the following exam boards (your school will be able to tell you which one applies to the exams you took):


    The best way to contact us is via our Live Chat service available from any page of our website. We endeavour to staff this service from 9am – 7pm, Monday to Thursdays and until 4pm on Fridays (during term time).
    Bolton College works hard to ensure that the information provided is accurate.
    All courses are offered subject to student numbers and the College reserves the right to amend, withdraw or amalgamate any of the courses, fees, services, locations or facilities described at any time.

    Studying at College

    The health and safety of our learners and staff is still very important to us and so there may continue to be an element of study outside of the classroom during the, academic year. The proportion of these hours will depend on the individual qualification(s) being undertaken. You must do the work set during these times or it will impact your progress on the course and therefore your achievement.

    Equalities Statement

    The College will treat all members of the community equally and will not favour any particular individual or group. English is our principal language but we will endeavour to provide information relating to this document in other formats and languages. If customers require this type of support they should contact the Recruitment & Relations Manager at

    Safeguarding Statement

    Bolton College are committed to ensuring that learners have a right to feel safe wherever they learn, in the classroom or online. If you have any personal safety or other worries, for example, feeling bullied; being made to feel uncomfortable or experiencing an inappropriate situation when you are attending college, please speak to the tutor, a member of the Reception Team or contact the College Safeguarding Team on 01204 482180 or via
  • Disclaimer

    more less
    Although every care has been taken to ensure that the information contained within this document is accurate, there may be changes to this programme and provision. We will endeavour to keep prospective and current students updated where appropriate and when the information becomes available.
  • Start Date:


  • End Date:


  • Time:

    09:00 - 17:00
    9.00 (Hrs Per Week)

  • Duration:

    36 weeks

  • Venue:

    Deane Road Campus

  • Course Code: