Making travel arrangements and booking accommodation and other services for holidaymakers and business travellers.
3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E)
- Typical length
- 12 months
- Current funding band
Up to £7,000 per apprentice.
More information about funding
- Entry requirements
Set by employer.
- What apprentices will learn
- global travel advice and practices - including passports and visas, Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advice and medial and safety information
- travel industry practices and regulations - including foreign exchange, industry codes, travel regulations and fare and ticketing rules
- world geography - including popular travel destinations, time zones and local climates, cultures, customs, and traditions
- travel options - including travel products and services and types of transport and accommodation
- using travel industry systems - including booking and reservation systems,
- customer service - including customer profiles, customer needs, exceeding expectations and tailor-made itineraries
- communications and sales - including building rapport, promoting confidence, repeat sales, achieving sales targets and upselling
- specialist corporate and leisure travel skills
Before taking their end-point assessment apprentices must:
- achieve level 2 English and maths (equivalent to GCSEs at grades A* to C)
- Professional registration
This apprenticeship is recognised by the Guild of Travel Management Companies (GTMC) and the Association of British Travel Agents (ABTA) - the UKâ€™s largest travel association.
- End-Point Assessment
- More Information
The Institute for Apprenticeships and Technical Education has more detailed information about this apprenticeship.