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.
Let your love of travel and adventure work for you and pursue a rewarding career in the tourism industry! A Certificate III in Tourism (SIT30112) is the perfect way to hone your customer service intuition and learn how to provide customised travel itineraries to suit your client's needs.
You will learn how to develop relationships and provide outstanding customer service, show social and cultural sensitivity, and sell tourism products and services in a retail environment.
You will graduate from this course with the industry knowledge and practical skills to translate any customer's travel dreams into reality!
To undertake this qualification, individuals must have:
Successfully completed Year 12; AND
Access to tourism activities.
Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, a recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.
Areas of study
In this tourism course, the subjects you may study include:
SITXCCS303 - Provide service to customers
SITXCOM201 - Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITTIND201 - Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
SITWHS101 - Participate in safe work practices
BSBWOR301 - Organise personal work priorities and development
BSBWRT301 - Write simple documents
BSBINM301 - Organise workplace information
BSBITY306A - Design and produce business documents
SIRXRSK201 - Minimise loss
SIRXSLS201 - Sell products and services
SITTTSL202 - Access and interpret product information
SITTTSL303 - Sell tourism products and services
SITXCOM202 - Provide a briefing or scripted commentary
SITXWHS301 - Identify hazards, asses and control safety risks
RTO 22557 Foundation Education is one of the few Registered Training Organisations (RTO) in Australia who endeavours to deliver flexible online training solutions designed to fit their students’ lifestyles. Since 1999, they’ve been focused on providing excellence in Vocational Education and Training and building partnership networks that drive quality graduates across each industry, alongside their partner RTO, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT).
With more than 60 nationally recognised certificate and diploma level courses on offer, the Foundation Education difference means:
Flexible Online Study Foundation Education’s courses are delivered online so you can study whenever and wherever suits you. This also gives you the flexibility to choose your course length – whether that be the full term of your course or as little as six months.
Dedicated Student Support Foundation Education’s industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.
Industry Relevant Courses Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to equip you with the job-ready skills and up-to-date knowledge required to support your career goals.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.
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