Certificate III in Tourism
Gold Coast City is widely acknowledged as Australia’s premier tourist destination! From some of Australia’s best beaches, rain-forests and waterways to world class theme parks, sporting venues, hotels and resorts; our tourism assets will provide you with an abundant and diverse range of opportunities to choose your pathway.
The tourism industry is an ever changing and exciting industry to work in. Throughout the course you will learn about the different career prospects the tourism industry can offer. This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use a range of well-developed tourism service, sales or operational skills.
This qualification provides a pathway to work in many tourism industry sectors and for a diversity of employers, attractions, cultural and heritage sites and any small tourism business requiring multi-skilled employees.
COURSE DURATION/ METHOD OF DELIVERY
The Certificate III in Tourism is delivered over 12 weeks. In order to provide flexible options, students can choose one of the following delivery options:
• Classroom environment: Suitable for unemployed students. Content is delivered with weekly classroom sessions at our delivery locations.
• Flexible delivery: Self-paced learning with one-on-one contact with a trainer
PAYMENT METHOD/ COST
Flexible payment options are available. You may be eligible for the Certificate 3 Guarantee program which is funded by the Queensland Government. Click here for more information.
To achieve a Certificate III in Tourism 15 units must be completed including 4 core units and 11 elective units.
|SITTIND001||Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry|
|SITXCCS006||Provide service to customers|
|SITXCOM002||Show social and cultural sensitivity|
|SITXWHS001||Participate in safe work practices|
|SITTTSL002||Access and interpret product information|
|SITXCCS002||Provide visitor information|
|SITTTSL005||Sell tourism products and services|
|SIRXSLS001||Sell to the retail customer|
|BSBITU212||Create and use spreadsheets|
|BSBITU306||Design and produce business documents|
|BSBSUS201||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices|
|BSBWOR203||Work effectively with others|
|SITXHRM001||Coach others in job skills|
|BSBITU312||Create electronic presentations|