Travel and Tourism Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism (SIT40116) Study Travel and Tourism in Surfers Paradise on the Gold Coast
The Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism at Gold Coast Learning Centre provides core skills to equip students with the essential travel skills to secure an entry-level role in a range of industries.
This course will set you up in the world of travel and tourism, and provide you with a starting platform of skills and knowledge on domestic and international destinations, as well as the administration associated with this role, including:
- Processing travel-related documentation
- Preparing quotes
- Using reservation software
- Growth in the skills of cultural and social awareness and sensitivity
Benefits | Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism
- Study a nationally accredited introductory tourism course, taught by industry experts
- Fast-track your career and improve your job prospects
- Suitable for domestic school leavers
- Diverse mix of international and domestic students
- Interest free and flexible payment plans available
- Free literacy and English support available for all students
- Flexible learning options including online and face to face
Start Dates and Pricing
Please contact us to enquire about the next start date of this course.
Contact us today for current prices and to reserve your seat.
Details | Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism (SIT40116) CRICOS Course Code: 108066G | Nominal Hours: 631
The travel and tourism industry offers a variety of exciting career opportunities, both within Australia and around the world. Why not get ahead of the crowd with study in this dynamic, wide-ranging, exciting field. Once our borders reopen, this industry is sure to be very much in demand once again. Get ready now! With our range of industry-integrated courses, in travel and tourism, you can launch your career as a tour operator, travel agent, or travel consultant, or take the next step and unlock a sales, marketing, or management role in the industry.
Units of Competency
Units of competency for Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism (SIT40116) Unit Name Unit Code Core Units Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry SITTIND001 SITXCOM002 Show social and cultural sensitivity SITXCOM002 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices SITXWHS003 Enhance customer service experiences SITXCCS007 Manage conflict SITXCOM005 Coach others in job skills SITXHRM001 Interpret financial information SITXFIN002 Elective Units Provide visitor information SITXCCS002 Sell tourism products and services SITTTSL005 Prepare quotations SITTTSL006 Administer billing and settlement plans SITTTSL015 Make presentations BSBCMM411 Access and interpret product information SITTTSL002 Use social media in a business SITXEBS001 Provide advice on Australian destinations SITTTSL004 Process financial transactions SITXFIN001 Lead and manage people SITXHRM003 Roster staff SITXHRM002 Coordinate marketing activities SITXMPR004
Please Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change elective units at any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends
Study Skills Program
Skill Program Week / Time English Language Help Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesdays and Thursday,
Peer-Assisted Learning Sessions Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 1:30 - 3:30pm
Writing Reports, Paraphrasing, and Referencing Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays and Fridays, 11:00am- 3:30pm
Microsoft Excel Basics Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Wednesdays, 11:00am- 3:30pm
Microsoft Word Basics Weeks 1-12 for each full study period
Fridays, 11:00am - 3:30pm
Please Note: Gold Coast Learning Centre reserves the right to change study skills program dates at any time to meet the needs of learners and changing industry trends
Duration of the Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism is 52 weeks full-time, including scheduled weeks of holidays/revision.
Students can complete all units in their own time with assessment measuring performance.
Those who wish to undertake their studies on a part-time basis are encouraged to contact Gold Coast Learning Centre for individual training plans (Not applicable to students on a Student Visa).
There are no prerequisite requirements for Domestic students.
International students must meet one of the following English language requirements:
- Current GCLC students assessed at Intermediate level or higher;
- The equivalent of Australian Secondary School Grade 10 English;
- English proficiency level requirement of IELTS 5 or equivalent;
- Or at the discretion of the Academic Management of Gold Coast Learning Centre.
On completion of the Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism, students may choose to enrol in other courses or enjoy working in this field.
Possible job titles relevant to the Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism include:
- Reservation sales agent
- Call centre sales agent
- Corporate consultant
- Cruise consultant
- Customer service agent
- Domestic travel consultant
- Incentive coordinator
- International travel consultant
- Mobile travel consultant
Recognition of Prior Learning