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Certificate III in Tourism

National ID: SIT30116 | State ID: AZV7

 

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Everyday can be a holiday! Gain the basic skills and knowledge to work in various tourism job roles. This certificate offers opportunities for both broad ranged tourism or specialist tourism areas including guiding, tourism, travel and onshore cruise operations.

A career in tourism can be extremely diverse. You could be out in the field helping visitors experience all the top holiday spots or creating tours that visitors will remember forever.

Work Placement : Students are required to access a tourism related workplace and arrange 50 hours of suitable work placement.
VET for Schools : This course is available for study whilst at school.  Students work towards gaining a qualification whilst still enrolled at school and the program is offered to Year 11 and 12 students.  Check with your local school about opportunities to particpate or find out more about VET for Schools programs here.
VET Student Loan : This couse is NOT eligible for a VET Student Loan.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Upon completion of this course students can enrol into Certificate IV Travel and Tousim or gain many different career opportunities including:

  • Coach tour company representative
  • Employment at theme parks and tourist attractions
  • Tourism/guest services at a hotel or resort
  • Visitor centre consultant
  • Tour operator reservation agent
  • Tourism customer service attendant

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Duration

6 months

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in safe work practicesSITXWHS001AWQ17
Provide service to customersSITXCCS006AWQ68
Show social and cultural sensitivitySITXCOM002AWQ66
Source and use information on the tourism and travel industrySITTIND001AWR13
2 Group A Elective Units - Tourism Office Operations
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Operate online information systemsSITTTSL001AWQ94
Process travel-related documentationSITTTSL009AWQ84
3 Group B Elective Units - Tourism Coordination
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare quotationsSITTTSL006AWQ90
Process reservationsSITTTSL007AWQ93
Sell tourism products and servicesSITTTSL005AWQ89
4 Group C Elective Units - Tourism Delivery
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guidesSITTGDE006AWR21
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risksSITXWHS002AWQ16
Prepare specialised interpretive content on flora, fauna and landscapeSITTGDE008AWR18
Prepare specialised interpretive content on marine environmentsSITTGDE009AWR20
Provide a briefing or scripted commentarySITXCOM003AWQ64
Provide customer information and assistanceSITXCCS001AWQ74
5 Group D Elective Units - Marine Tourism
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare and present tour commentaries or activitiesSITTGDE005AWR23
6 Group E - General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Process financial transactionsSITXFIN001AWQ55
Source and present informationSITXCOM001AWQ65
Work as a guideSITTGDE002AWR25
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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Geraldton
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute
Duration

6 months

HowFace To Face (Class Room)
Recognition Of Prior Learning
Traineeship
WhenAvailable Semester 2, 2018
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Upon completion of this course students can enrol into Certificate IV Travel and Tousim or gain many different career opportunities including:

  • Coach tour company representative
  • Employment at theme parks and tourist attractions
  • Tourism/guest services at a hotel or resort
  • Visitor centre consultant
  • Tour operator reservation agent
  • Tourism customer service attendant

Further study opportunities:

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

The fees identified above for this course are (predominantly) based on full-time face-to-face delivery (or Apprenticeship/Traineeship delivery) for this course. Fees may vary depending on your choice of units and some delivery modes. You can also find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in safe work practicesSITXWHS001AWQ17
Provide service to customersSITXCCS006AWQ68
Show social and cultural sensitivitySITXCOM002AWQ66
Source and use information on the tourism and travel industrySITTIND001AWR13
2 Group A Elective Units - Tourism Office Operations
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Operate online information systemsSITTTSL001AWQ94
Process travel-related documentationSITTTSL009AWQ84
3 Group B Elective Units - Tourism Coordination
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare quotationsSITTTSL006AWQ90
Process reservationsSITTTSL007AWQ93
Sell tourism products and servicesSITTTSL005AWQ89
4 Group C Elective Units - Tourism Delivery
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guidesSITTGDE006AWR21
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risksSITXWHS002AWQ16
Prepare specialised interpretive content on flora, fauna and landscapeSITTGDE008AWR18
Prepare specialised interpretive content on marine environmentsSITTGDE009AWR20
Provide a briefing or scripted commentarySITXCOM003AWQ64
Provide customer information and assistanceSITXCCS001AWQ74
5 Group D Elective Units - Marine Tourism
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Prepare and present tour commentaries or activitiesSITTGDE005AWR23
6 Group E - General Electives
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Process financial transactionsSITXFIN001AWQ55
Source and present informationSITXCOM001AWQ65
Work as a guideSITTGDE002AWR25
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2018 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

Fee Type Course Fee Resource Fee Total Fee
General $2,757.20 $91.84 $2,849.04

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