Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism (SIT40212)

Qualification: Certificate IV
Course Code: SIT40212
Study mode: Online
Duration: Approx 935 hours
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)
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.

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About this course

The Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism course offered online by Open Colleges has been developed to teach you the professional skills required to build a career in the travel and tourism industry.

You will gain a general understanding of broad issues in the travel industry and learn how to operate in an environment of high cultural diversity, as well as receive training in handling documentation, customer relations, health and safety issues, sourcing information on domestic and international destinations, configuring itineraries, providing product information and advice, making quotations and bookings, and using technology.

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Eligibility

To be eligible for this course you must:

  • Have completed the School Certificate or equivalent

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  • Have relevant vocational experience.

Additional requirements

This course includes mandatory work placement. Workplace assessments and training must be undertaken in workplace organisations that are suitable for the course.

Areas of study

While studying this online tourism course, you will learn how to:

  • Implement & monitor workplace health, safety & security practices
  • Access & interpret product information
  • Source & provide international destination information & advice
  • Source & provide Australian destination information & advice
  • Sell tourism product & services
  • Prepare quotations
  • Book & co-ordinate supplier services
  • Process travel-related documentation
  • Control reservations or operations using a computerised system
  • Construct domestic airfares
  • Construct normal international airfares
  • Construct promotional international airfares
  • Communicate on the telephone
  • Interpret financial information
  • Use business technology
  • Produce business documents
  • Perform office procedures
  • Write business documents
  • Work with colleagues and customers
  • Work in a socially diverse environment
  • Develop and update tourism industry knowledge
  • Deal with conflict situations
  • Coach others in job skills
  • Lead and manage people
  • Monitor work operations

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

How will this course advance my career?

After completing this nationally recognised certificate qualification in travel and tourism with Open Colleges and gaining the necessary training, you will be ready to embark on an exciting career in the travel and tourism industry.

How else will I benefit from this certificate?

  • Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised qualification: Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism SIT40212.
  • Flexible study: studying by correspondence means you study on your terms – at a time and place that suits you.
  • Government financial support available through Austudy.
  • Assistance will be provided in identifying possible work placement opportunities.
  • Insurance cover is offered for mandatory work placement.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

Finance options

You may be eligible to receive Austudy/Abstudy for this course.

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This course is delivered by Open Colleges, RTO Code: 90796

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.

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