Nescot's Travel and Tourism department will give you the skills to work in one of the world’s most exciting and fastest moving industries.
Travel and Tourism: Level 2 Extended Certificate
The NCFE Diploma in Travel gives students the knowledge and understanding of the travel and tourism industry.
Travel and Tourism: Level 3 Extended Diploma
The travel and tourism industry is one of the world’s largest and most dynamic industries, it is also one of the largest employment sectors and is continually growing and developing. The travel industry is so diversified that it contains a range of jobs from holiday reps to tour guides both in the UK and worldwide.
Teaching staff have industry experience with companies including British Airways, TUI First Choice, Going Places, Virgin Atlantic. In addition staff have worked in destinations such as Egypt, Venezuela, Canary Islands, Thailand, Greek Islands and United Arab Emirates.
We have a brand new fully-equipped cabin service room, which is set up like an aircraft so you can carry out cabin crew role-plays such as delivering services, dealing with emergencies and customer service scenarios.
Our students have gone on to universities including:
or directly into employment with:
At Nescot we encourage our students to think ahead, so that they can choose the right courses to fit them and their future. We also use an innovative online platform called Start, which is a free and comprehensive digital platform, offering students a single starting point to help simplify careers guidance. Students can build a personal profile aimed at guiding them throughout their career. Find out more here.
Skills you will gain
Courses in travel and tourism at Nescot prepare you not just for the many opportunities in the tourism sector, but for careers in any service or customer-focused industry. Skills you will learn include:
- Customer service
- Presentation and professionalism
- Sales and marketing
- Knowledge of health and safety
- Business principles
- Literacy and numeracy
- Resilience and motivation
Our department is built on enhusiastic and knowledgeable staff, who are experienced and highly-regarded feature film and television producers, directors, designers, graphics and arts professionals.
Art & Design
The Art and Design department at Nescot offers an interdisciplinary programme of study, which concludes in specialist or interdisciplinary pathways, as students develop and expand their knowledge and skill set.
Our work is underpinned with a dedication to create work that is physically daring, emotionally engaging and visually stunning. Here you will learn skills such as physical theatre, contemporary dance, vocal and singing techniques and master the art of acting. We place emphasis on the practical application of these techniques and apply them in a range of performances, practical projects and productions.