By undertaking the Advanced Technical Diploma in Business Travel (450) you will learn the knowledge required by employers in this sector to successfully gain employment within a travel management company. In order to achieve this you will undertake the following mandatory topics:
• Communications and business Skills for Business Travel
• Sales and Marketing in Business Travel
• Travel Management
• Arranging business travel
• Products and services for Business Travel
You will then select 1 of the following topics in order to gain the full qualification:
• Conferences and events - expected to have business focus
• Air Fares and Ticketing
• GDS – Global Distribution System (Online Reservation/Booking System)
Centres and providers work with local employers who will contribute to the knowledge and delivery of training. Employers will provide demonstrations and talks on the industry and where possible work placements will also be provided by the employers.
For more information, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.
Successful achievement of Advanced Technical Diploma in Business Travel (450) will lead to a job in a travel management company as a:
• Business Travel Consultant
Successful completion of this qualification will enable you to apply for jobs in any one of the major travel management companies, such as American Express, Portman Travel, Giles Business Travel for example.
To deliver these qualifications, centres/colleges will need to provide their learners with a suitable learning environment and the resources they need to complete the practical and theoretical aspects of the qualification.
To find all the resource requirements, download the qualification handbook from the centre documents section.