Travel & TourismTravel & Tourism


Our travel and tourism courses are for students who enjoy working with people and have a passion for the travel industry. You will be taught by industry experts who have all had successful careers working as cabin crew, holiday representatives and travel agency managers. All our students have the opportunity to take part in visits to Manchester Airport, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and the Thomas Cook training centre.

Caroline Openshaw, Head of Travel & Tourism


"The course has given me the ability to get a head start with what to expect when I go on my training. The tutors are all really helpful and I feel like I have learnt so much."

Callum Kelly, Air Cabin Crew

 






Past students from the Travel and Tourism Diploma have chosen to specialise by progressing to become a holiday representative or to the Cabin Crew course. Career options in the travel and tourism industry include working in travel agencies, for tour operators as holiday representatives and for major UK airlines.

Your future career could be..

Air Cabin Crew £12,000 - £30,000
Airline Customer Sevice Agent £13,000 - £40,000
Travel Agent £14,000 - £40,000
Tour Manager £16,000 - £30,000
Visitor Attraction Manager £22,000 - £50,000

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What do I need to join?

5 GCSEs at grade C/4 or higher including Maths and English OR a Level 2 related qualification PLUS grade C/4 or higher in BOTH Maths and English.
Entry criteria will be applied at the discretion of the course manager.

General Information

The UK tourism is one of the largest in the world. Tourism related employment accounts for 3.1 million jobs in UK. The level 3 in Travel and Tourism is a one year programme of study which enables learners to develop substantial core knowledge of the travel and tourism industry. Taught by industry experts, learners will be occupationally ready to take up employment within the travel and tourism industry upon successful completion of the course.

Who is this course for?

The course is suitable for school leavers and adults who would like to work in holiday centres, tour operators, travel agencies, tourist attractions, cruise line companies or conference events organisations.

Contact Details

Tutors: Vickie Walsh and Amanda Woodhouse, telephone 01524 66215 or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For information, advice and guidance, or to apply, please contact Student Services on 0800 306 306

Course Information Sheet

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Department News

Learning from the Professionals - Travel Industry Week

February 14, 2019

Students from Travel and Tourism and Air Cabin Crew courses were lucky enough to gain firsthand know

Students Get Chilly On the Slopes

February 05, 2019

Students from Travel & Tourism and Air Cabin Crew courses took to the slopes as part of the Col

Cabin Crew British Airways Recruitment and Training Session

November 08, 2018

Ex LMC Air Cabin Crew student Grace Wainwright delivered an exciting session informing students on t

The Italian Job! Work Experience Placement

August 16, 2018

For the 2nd year running, students took part in a work placement project in Italy, as part of the Op

Student Profiles

Ellie Foulds

March 13, 2019

Course taken at college: Air Cabin Crew

Martin Duggan

January 23, 2019

School attended: Our Lady’s Catholic College

Dagan Jackson

April 17, 2018

Courses taken at college: Level 3 Travel & Tourism, Level 2 Air Cabin Crew

Ella MacAdam

January 16, 2018

Course taken at college: Cabin Crew

Callum Kelly

January 16, 2018

Course taken at college: Cabin Crew

Charlotte James

October 09, 2017

Course(s) taken at college: Travel & Tourism Level 2 and Preparation for Air Cabin Crew Level 2

Rachel Groundwater

October 09, 2017

Course(s) taken at college: Travel & Tourism and Preparation for Air Cabin Crew

Louise Buchanan

May 10, 2017

Course taken at college: City & Guilds Level 2 Diploma in Travel & Tourism then BTEC Extended Diplom

Darcy McCreadie

February 02, 2017

School: Ripley St Thomas

Andrew Davis

November 29, 2016

Course taken at college:Travel & Tourism School:Lancaster Royal Grammar School

Hayley Robinson

June 14, 2016

What did you study at LMC? Preparation for Air Cabin Crew Which High School did you attend? Ripley

Natalie Allard

June 07, 2016

School attended: Cartmel Priory High School Course taken at college: BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Travel

Heather Laker

June 07, 2016

School attended: Heysham High School Course taken at college: Air Cabin Crew course

Becky Wood Johnson

May 26, 2016

School attended: Ulverston Victoria High School Course taken at college: City and Guilds

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