Tourism & Airline Studies

Cavan Institute


Course Name Tourism & Airline Studies
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M5011
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Ready For Take Off Certificate International Academy of Travel None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course is designed to prepare students for employment in the tourism and travel industries. Core modules prepare students for work in the ever expanding tourism sector. Students are offered the opportunity to complete the “Ready for Takeoff”...

FET Code 5M5011 - Tourism with Business
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Tourism with Business
Diploma in International Travel Industry Studies (Ready for Takeoff)
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught Customer Service
Choice of French, German, Spanish or Irish ab initio
Airline Studies Heritage
Tourism Information and Administration
Tourism Principles and Practice
Word Processing
Work Experience
Safety and Health at Work

Students are offered the opportunity to complete the "Ready for Takeoff" programme leading to a Diploma in International Travel Industry Studies certified by the International Academy of Travel (IAOT).
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply.
Entry Requirements Entry Requirements
Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or FETAC/QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Employment opportunities are varied. Graduates can expect to find employment both at home and abroad with travel agencies, tour operators and visitor attractions as reservation sales agents, travel consultants and receptionists...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here