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Certificate III in Travel SIT31312

Study this online Certificate III in Travel course to gain a broader understanding of the tourism industry, and qualify for employment in the travel retail sector.


With the comprehensive training offered in this course, you will become adept at all of the skills required of a travel consultant or tour desk operator.


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Bachelor of Business (Tourism)

The Bachelor of Business (Tourism) degree from Martin Higher Education will provide you with a strong knowledge and understanding of business drivers and the skills required for a wide range of roles in the tourism sector, including tourism management and development, travel and tour operator, ecotourism, regional, cultural, sports or events tourism operations to name a few.



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Certificate III in Tourism SIT30112

Embark on an exciting new career path with this online Certificate III in Tourism (SIT30112) course and learn core industry skills in areas such as customer service, sales and researching travel trends.



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Certificate IV in Retail Management SIR40212

Create the kind of retail experience that gets repeat business with the skills gained from a Certificate IV in Retail Management (SIR40212). Delivered online, this course will teach you how to manage a happy retail team, move merchandise and build great customer relationships.



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Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism SIT40212

Set your sights on a lofty position as manager of a tourism industry team with this online Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism (SIT40212). Explore sales, marketing and operational strategies that will enable you to push your career forward into senior and supervisory roles.



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Communication and Cultural Tourism Course unit

Communication and Cultural Tourism is an online postgraduate unit offered by Griffith University. The course lasts for 13 weeks there are no prerequisites for study.



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Contemporary Issues in Tourism Course unit

Contemporary Issues in Tourism is an undergraduate level 2 unit offered by Swinburne University that explores the challenges currently facing the global tourism industry. Studying this unit will put students in good stead for further study in the field of tourism.



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Diploma of Retail Management SIR50112

Gain a comprehensive understanding of retail operations through this online Diploma of Retail Management (SIR50112) course.



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Global Tourism Futures Course unit

Explore the challenges and opportunities that the tourism industry is set to face in the coming decades during this online Global Tourism Futures unit through Swinburne University.


Learn about the relationship between tourism and political, economic, social and technological factors, and discuss possible connections between tourism and climate change.


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Introduction to Tourism Course unit

Introduction to Tourism is an online unit provided by Swinburne University that teaches budding tourism practitioners the theory, existing business practices, and structure of the tourism industry.


For anyone serious about a career in tourism, whether as a manager or independent practitioner, this is the unit for you!


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Special Interest Tourism Course unit

This online Special Interest Tourism unit from Swinburne University of Technology covers the diversity of tourist motivations and specialised tourism products that cater to particular preferences.


The unit content contrasts special interest tourism with more conventional forms of tourist activity, and identifies the challenges and opportunities associated with capturing niche markets.


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Tourism Communications Course unit

This online Tourism Communications unit from Swinburne University of Technology explores the rapidly and ever-changing communication mediums, that affect tourism.


The unit studies communication beyond its use as a marketing tool, and examines effective communication in stakeholder management, sustainable practice, distribution and product management.


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Tourism Enterprise Development Course unit

This online Tourism Enterprise Development unit from Swinburne University of Technology applies and builds on the knowledge gained in the core business, and introductory tourism units.


The unit focuses on the theoretical foundations and management practices essential to the success of business enterprises in the attractions sector of tourism.


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Tourism Planning and Resource Management Course unit

This online Tourism Planning and Resource Management unit from Swinburne University of Technology further explores the concepts introduced in Introduction to tourism, and tourist destination management.


The unit adopts a hybrid approach with structured classwork and a practicum, using vignettes, case studies, and fieldwork to test theoretical frameworks in a practical context.


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Tourism Services and Distribution Management Course unit

Tourism Services and Distribution Management is an online unit offered by Swinburne University of Technology, equipping students with a thorough understanding of the diverse service components of the tourism industry.


You will learn the means by which the tourism product is packaged and distributed to consumers, and examine the factors that give rise to tourism flows and the operative units that facilitate the movement of tourists between locations.


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Tourist Destination Management Course unit

Tourist Destination Management is an online unit offered by Swinburne University of Technology, equipping students with thorough knowledge of destination management and the organisation of a tourist system.


You will gain knowledge of effective management of tourist destinations at a local and national level, exploring a broad range of topics including culture as a destination resource, segmentation techniques in destination marketing, and management principles for sustainability.


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Certificate III in Retail Operations SIR30212

Sharpen your skills and build your operational knowledge with this online Certificate III in Retail Operations (SIR30212). Learn how to build better sales relationships and provide excellent customer service with this online course.



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Certificate IV in Cleaning Management CPP41011

Learn the skills to become a cleaning supervisor with a comprehensive Certificate IV in Cleaning Management (CPP41011).



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About Travel & Tourism

There are reported to be 195 recognised countries in the world. And with increasing travel making these countries more visited and accessible than ever before, the world is truly a global village and there are plenty of opportunities in travel and tourism that are ready to be stamped into your career passport.

Having said this, you don’t necessarily need to be looking internationally for a rewarding role in tourism. Domestic tourism is an equally thriving field and you can combine your patriotic passion with business savvy – all you need is the right training and qualifications. There is an array of online courses available that will get you into the industry, and you can even choose to study online while you travel!

Tourism involves more than just knowing some fun facts about the area you’re visiting. It is about the business behind travel, and why people pick the holiday destinations they do. That’s where the value of a qualification in tourism comes in – you’ll understand the business behind the fun, and how to handle the associated organisation and administration.

Potential travel and tourism career outcomes include: Tourism Adviser, Travel Adviser, Travel Agency Manager, Holiday Representative, Tourist Operator, Holiday Park Manager, Tour Operations Manager, Tour Guide, Cruise Consultant, International Travel Consultant.

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