Tourism and Hospitality

SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism qualification reflects the role of individuals who use sound knowledge of Travel and Tourism industry operations and a broad range of managerial skills to coordinate tourism and travel operations or marketing and product development activities. They operate independently, have responsibility for others and make a range of operational business decisions.

This qualification provides a pathway to work in any sector of the tourism and travel industry as a departmental or small business manager.  This qualification allows for multi skilling and for specialisation in either operations management or marketing and product development.

Possible job titles include: manager

  • inbound groups
  • inbound sales
  • incentives
  • tour operations
  • marketing
  • operations
  • product
  • reservations
  • retail travel agency
  • sales
  • visitor information

This course is delivered flexible and contains a mix of online study and classroom delivery.  There are a wide variety of units available under this qualification.  A course coordinator will meet with you to discuss which units would best support your career objectives.

This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

Dates and Times

Drysdale Campus – Hobart

  • Next Intake:   To be advised
  • Venue:  Drysdale Campus – Hobart, 59 Collins Street, Hobart
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Launceston Campus – Drysdale

  • Flexible online/distance delivery.
  • Contact us on 1300 655 307 to register your interest

Assessment Process

Entry is open to individuals who are able to demonstrate tourism and travel industry knowledge, customer service and operational skills. An assessment will be made based on previous study and current work industry experience.


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Essential:   Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who are able to demonstrate tourism and travel industry knowledge, customer service and operational skills. The individual must either:

1) Be formally assessed through a training program or recognition process
2) Have relevant tourism and travel industry employment experience. A job that has involved the application of skills described in one of the unit clusters would be a satisfactory indicator for entry. A determination need not involve a formal process of measuring, evaluating or recording performance against the units of competency.

Qualification Requirements

To complete this qualification you need 23 units comprising of 12 core units and 11 elective units.

Electives may vary between regions, for a full list of electives available contact the Team.


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