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Travel and Tourism Management - Advanced Diploma (SIT60116-01V01)
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Career area: Travel Tourism and Event Management 
Study area: Business and Management 
National code: SIT60116  (Nationally Recognised Training)
Location  Attendance  Duration  Commencing  Attendance days 
Wollongong  None  TBA 25-Jun-2018   
Features: VET student loans 
Description: This qualification reflects the role of senior managers with advanced operational skills who use a broad range of travel or tourism skills, combined with specialised managerial skills and substantial knowledge of industry operations, to coordinate travel or tourism operations. They operate with significant autonomy and are responsible for making strategic business management and operational decisions.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in many travel and tourism industry sectors and for a diverse range of employers including travel agencies, tour wholesalers, tour operators, inbound tour operators, tourist attractions, visitor information centres, and other tourism businesses.

Possible job titles include:
account manager
business development manager
director of groups and incentives
director of marketing
director of product development operations manager
director of sales
general manager.

No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication. 
Entry requirements: There are no entry requirements for this qualification. 
Career opportunities:
Support for students: TAFE NSW has a range of support services available including support for students with disabilities, extensive library and information services, career advice and counselling, children's centres and support for multicultural or Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. No matter what your circumstances are, TAFE NSW can assist you in many ways. 
Course availability
Location: Wollongong
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Offering name: Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management 
Offering code: 18WLG-111 
Attendance mode: None 
Study mode: Course-Classroom 
Duration: TBA
Scheduled attendance: Delivery Options for this course may include: Campus Based, Flexible, Online, Work based, Full Time, Part Time Day, Part Time Evening. 
Starting from: 25 June 2018 
About: TAFE NSW will be offering this course in Semester 2 2018.

Start dates and times will vary according to your attendance mode.

For further information, contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123

Volume of learning:
Your learning commitment for this qualification is a minimum of 563 supervised hours There is an expectation that you will engage in a range of activities to support your supervised learning which may include:
- Independent study
- Work placement or simulated workplace activities
- Research and projects
- Preparation of assessment tasks
- Field/industry visits
- Tutorials
- Learning support

Required student skills:
This is an Advanced Diploma level course. Skills required include essay writing and referencing, typing skills, computer literacy, reading analysing and creating material and resources, advanced problem solving, the ability to be a self- direct learner, advanced communication skills and manage time effectively

Learner Support:
If you think you might need help with choosing, enrolling in or completing your course check out the TAFE Illawarra support-for-learners website. You will be able to complete self-assessment checklists, find specialist information and locate the contact details of staff to help with your individual needs.

- Bachelor of Commerce - TAFE Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

This unique joint degree/ Advanced Diploma programme is are ideal for people wanting to pursue their interests & get the broadest career options possible. For entry into this course please copy this URL into your browser


Acceptance into UOW via their application process gives you automatic entry into the Advanced Diploma at TAFE NSW Wollongong. Alternatively if you are unsuccessful with your application direct to the University you can complete the Advanced Diploma first and then continue your study with credit at the University of Wollongong completing your Bachelor of Commerce.
Target group: Apprentices, School Based Apprentice, Trainees, School Based Trainee, Non Apprentice Pathway (Recognition of Prior Learning), Smart and Skilled Eligible Learners 
Applying and enrolling: Before you enrol you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). If you do not already have a USI, you can easily create one at https://www.usi.gov.au/students/create-your-usi. Once you have your USI, you can add TAFE Illawarra to your USI account via the Manager Permissions page on the USI website. You will need to enter these details when adding us: code: 90006, name: TAFE NSW - Illawarra Institute. You can find out more about applying and enrolling at: http://www.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/course-and-careers/applying-and-enroling

Application next steps: Thanks for your application! A TAFE Illawarra staff member will soon be in contact to guide you through the next steps.

Pending the passage of legislation, a VET student loan may be available to eligible students to cover some or all of their courses fees. More information will be made available closer to your enrolment. 
Smart and Skilled: This training is subsidised by the NSW Government
(TAFE NSW - Provider Code: 90006)

The cost of this course will vary based on your eligibility for a Smart and Skilled Student Fee. Eligibility criteria can be found on the Smart and Skilled website or you can call us on 1300 766 123 for further information and advice.
Other information: Delivery Structure Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management
Semester 1
Unit Name BSBRSK501 Manage risk (C) SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people (C) SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations (C) SITTTSL003 Provide advice on International destinations (E) SITTTSL004 Provide advice on Australian destinations (E) SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget (C)
SITTTSL002 Access and interpret product information (E) SITTIND001 Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry (C) BSBWRT401 Write complex documents (C) SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences (C) SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service (C)
Semester 2

Unit Name SITXHRM004 Recruit, select and induct staff (E)
SITXHRM006 Monitor Staff Performance (E) BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace (C) SITTTSL005 Sell tourism products and services (E) SITXGLC001 Research and comply with regulatory requirements (C) SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships (C)
SITXMPR007 Develop and implement marketing strategies (E) SITTTSL008 Book supplier products and services (E) SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets

Semester 3

Unit Name BSBEBU501 Investigate and design e-business solutions (E) SITTPPD008 Develop tourism products (C) SITXWHS004 Establish and maintain a work health and safety system (C) SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets (C) SITTTSI016 Provide specialist advice on cruises (E) BSBADM502 Manage Meetings (E) BSBMGT617 Develop and implement a business plan (C) SITXFIN002 Interpret financial information (C) 
Comments: Recognition is the process by which you can demonstrate you already have the skills or competencies taught in a unit or qualification. It is the recognition of the skills, knowledge and experience you have gained through previous studies, work and life in general. Put simply, it means if you can demonstrate you already have the skills and experience you can complete partial or a whole qualification without needing to attend classes.

There are two types of Recognition:
- Credit Transfer, which allows you to receive credit for unit/s of competency previously successfully completed.
- Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), which is an assessment process of your previous skills, knowledge and experience to meet the requirements of the course you are enrolled.

You can apply for recognition online: http://search.illawarra.tafensw.edu.au/recognition/ or for more information visit www.tafeillawarra.edu.au/getrecognised or email illawarra.recognition@tafensw.edu.au 
Contact: For further information contact Customer Service Centre Information on 1300 766 123