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Travel & Tourism

Course Code(s):  5M5011 OFTT
QQI Award Code:  5M5011 Tourism with Business
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 5M5011 OFTT
QQI Award Code 5M5011 Tourism with Business
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

This is a one year course for people who would like to work in tourism, one of Ireland's fastest growing industries. The course is designed to allow people to enter employment in a wide range of exciting workplaces after one year or to opt for progression to third level colleges.

What will you Study?

Customer Service 5N0972
Tourism Awareness
Communications 5N0690
Work Experience 5N1356
Occupational First Aid 5N1207
Reception
Tourism and Travel Service
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Ready for Take Off
Bookkeeping Manual and Computerised 5N1354
Web Authoring 5N1910
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
DTXXX 5M5011

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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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