Travel and Tourism (Level 5)

Forth Valley College


Stirling Campus


Embark on a vibrant career in Travel and Tourism with this NC Travel and Tourism course – your gateway to success! Designed to provide a robust foundation for both employment and further study, this course delves into crucial industry sectors. From customer care and selling skills to employability and sustainable travel, everything is covered. Explore tour guiding, immerse yourself into Scotland's heritage industry, and master marketing skills to stand out in the field.

Content includes:
Travel & Tourism: An Introduction; Travel and Tourism in the UK; Sustainable Travel and Tourism: An Introduction; Skills for Customer Care; Tourist Destinations; Selling Skills; Enhancing Skills for Employment; Marketing in Travel & Tourism; Passenger Transport in the UK; Leisure and Business Tourist Destinations; Heritage Industry in Scotland; Travel Products and Services; Tour Guiding: An Introduction.

Entry Requirements

3 relevant subjects at National 4, or relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 4.

Applicants who do not meet this criteria, but have relevant work experience or alternative qualifications will be considered

Progression Routes

HND Tourism

Start Date




Study Method

Full time

Course Length

1 year



SCQF Level