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Certificate III in Travel

SIT31312
  • Qualification:

    Certificate III

  • Study mode:

    Online

  • Payment options:

    Payment plan
    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    Max 24 months

  • Start date:

    Anytime – start today!

  • Awarded by:

    Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

What you'll learn

About this course

If you'd like to play a part in helping others realise the holiday of their dreams, then consider studying the online Certificate III in Travel through Open Colleges. During this comprehensive and practical course program, you'll be guided through all of the essentials of travel retail operations, including how to access the latest travel product information, advise clients, make reservations and prepare travel documentation.

Work placement

Students are also required to undertake a practical work placement of 120 hours in order to further reinforce their studies. Students are responsible for sourcing their own workplace.

Eligibility

Eligible applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:

  • Have completed Year 10, and have a minimum of one year's work experience

OR

  • Hold a certificate II, or above

OR

    Have completed at least two years' relevant work experience

Areas of study

In this travel course, the subjects you will study include:

  • Travel and business foundations
  • Safety and product knowledge
  • Systems and finance operations
  • Destination advice
  • Quotation, supplier and documentation preparation
  • Constructing advance airfares
RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

Career outcomes

Upon completion of this travel and tourism course, you will possess the skillset necessary to pursue a range of employment opportunities within the travel retail sector. You'll be qualified to work as a:

  • travel consultant
  • tour desk operator
  • online travel consultant
  • corporate travel consultant

Payment options & support

Finance options

Open Colleges offers two flexible payment models to help make studying more affordable:

Pay in weekly instalmentsPay in full
Pay just $65.00 for 48 weeks with a $100 depositPay $2317.50 upfront and save 25%

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