SIT30216 Certificate III in Travel is designed for people wishing to gain employment in the Tasmanian retail travel or general tourism industry businesses as a travel or tourism consultant.
This course provides you with the skills to work on the front line of travel agencies, cruise companies, travel wholesalers and a range of tourism businesses. It gives you an opportunity to gain practical skills on a range of industry computerised reservation and information systems.
Work could be undertaken in an office, retail shop front or mobile environment.
Potential career opportunities include:
- call centre sales agent
- corporate consultant
- cruise consultant
- domestic travel consultant
- international travel consultant
- leisure consultant
- mobile travel consultant
- online consultant
- operations consultant
- reservations sales agent
- wholesale consultant
Pathways to further study
The course includes a work placement component.
To achieve a Certificate III in Travel, 17 units must be successfully completed:
14 Core Units
|SITTIND001||Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry|
|SITTTSL002||Access and interpret product information|
|SITTTSL003||Provide advice on international destinations|
|SITTTSL004||Provide advice on Australian destinations|
|SITTTSL005||Sell tourism products and services|
|SITTTSL008||Book supplier products and services|
|SITTTSL009||Process travel-related documentation|
|SITTTSL010||Use a computerised reservations or operations system|
|SITTTSL012||Construct normal international airfares|
|SITTTSL013||Construct promotional international airfares|
|SITXCCS006||Provide service to customers|
|SITXCOM002||Show social and cultural sensitivity|
|SITXWHS001||Participate in safe work practices|
3 Elective Units
Electives may vary from region to region, contact GETI Tasmania for a full list of electives.
- IELTS 5.5 General Training (no band less than 5.0) or equivalent
Recognition of Prior Learning
At TasTAFE we believe that the things you already know how to do should be formally recognised.
Regardless of how, when or where the learning occurred, you may be eligible to apply for recognition of your skills and experience. When you apply to attend TasTAFE you can ask for recognition of:
- formal/informal learning
- life experience
- employment/work experience.
You may also be able to apply for credit transfer for units/modules that you have completed previously at another training organisation.
It is also possible to apply for credit for TasTAFE subjects if you decide to study at university.
Course information displayed on this website is subject to change.
You may be required to purchase additional materials or stationery for your course.