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SIT30116 - Certificate III in Tourism

If you are seeking a career where you can combine work with your passion for travel, the Certificate III in Tourism may be for you. Your studies will focus on developing a range of tourism sales, operational and tour delivery skills. This course has a practical focus, ensuring you graduate work-ready and are equipped with the skills needed to enter the diverse and dynamic tourism industry.

DOMESTIC
STUDY MODES

Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit

DURATION

12 months full-time

AVAILABILITY

Mackay City

FULL COURSE COST

$3,525 (2019)

SUBSIDISED COURSE COST

$1,800 (2019)

SUBSIDISED CONCESSION COST

$1,455 (2019)

UNITS/CREDITS

15 units

JOB PROSPECTS

Possible job titles include: Adventure tourism guide, Attendant or senior ride operator in an attraction or theme park, Booking agent, Cellar door salesperson and guide in a winery, Customer service agent, Guide and sales person in an Indigenous Cultural Centre, Inbound tour coordinator, Marine tourism guide or dive tour operator, Museum attendant, Operations consultant for a tour operator, Reservation sales agent,. Sales consultant, Visitor information officer.

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use a range of well-developed tourism services sales or operational skills and sound knowledge of industry operations to coordinate tourism services. Using discretion and judgment, they work with some independence and under limited supervision using plans, policies and procedures to guide work activities. This qualification provides a pathway to work in many tourism industry sectors and for a diversity of employers including tour operators, inbound tour operators, visitor information centres, attractions, cultural and heritage sites, and any small tourism business. This qualification allows for multi-skilling and for specialisation in office-based roles involving the planning and coordination of tourism services, or roles in the field where products are delivered.

Standard Course Structure

Study Modes: Mixed Mode, RPL/RCC/Credit
Duration:

12 months full-time

Core
SITTIND001Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
SITXCCS006Provide service to customers
SITXCOM002Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITXWHS001Participate in safe work practices
Elective
SITXCCS002Provide visitor information
SITXCOM001Source and present information
SITXFIN001Process financial transactions
SITTTSL002Access and interpret product information
SITTTSL005Sell tourism products and services
SITTTSL006Prepare quotations
SITTTSL008Book supplier products and services
BSBCMM201Communicate in the workplace
BSBITU211Produce digital text documents
BSBWOR203Work effectively with others
SITXHRM001Coach others in job skills

Standard Course Structure

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2019 OctoberMackay City
2019 NovemberMackay City
2019 DecemberMackay City
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There are no entry requirements for this course.

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There are no entry requirements for this course.
  1. Students will receive a Result of Assessment within 21 days of completion of each unit/module or within 21 days of the ‘close of study’ date.
  2. Students who successfully complete all required units/modules will receive their qualification and an Academic Statement itemising all units/modules successfully completed.
  3. Following receipt of written advice from the student (or teacher) that the student does not intend to complete the full course, the student will be issued with a Statement of Attainment listing all units/modules successfully completed.
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Fee for service$3,525 (2019)
Subsidised full fee$1,800 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee$1,455 (2019)
Fee for service per unit$235 (2019)
Fee for service (International)N/A
Fee for service per unit (International)N/A
Subsidised full fee per unit$120 (2019)
Subsidised concession fee per unit$97 (2019)

Please refer to the VET student fees price lists, eligibility criteria applies for subsidised funding. If you are unsure please call us on 13 27 86.
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