Travel and Tourism (Level 6)

Edinburgh College


Sighthill Campus


This Level 6 National Certificate course is ideal if you are looking to work in the travel and tourism industry or to study at a higher level. It will develop your knowledge of the sector and the many different roles you could be employed in and will allow you to develop employability skills that we know employers are looking for. This will really prepare you well for sector employment or further studies in this area which could lead to an exciting career in the growing industry that is travel and tourism.

Subjects include:
Travel and Tourism: Enhancing Skills for Employment; Travel and Tourism: Preparation for HN;
Work Experience; Skills for Customer Care; Travel and Tourism in the UK; Marketing in Travel and Tourism: An Introduction; Leisure and Business; Tourist Destinations; Selling the Travel and Tourism Product; Travel and Tourism Study Visit; Sustainable Practices in Travel and Tourism; The Scottish Tourism Product: An Introduction; Air Travel: An Introduction; Social Media Literacy; Travel Products and Services; Airport Ground Operations; Accommodation and Package Holidays.

Entry Requirements

6 subjects at National 5 preferably including English; or NC Travel and Tourism (Level 5). Entry subject to interview.

Progression Routes

HNC or HND Travel and Tourism

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year


Travel and Tourism

SCQF Level