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Certificate III in Tourism

National ID: SIT30116 | State ID: AZV7

This qualification will provide you with well-developed tourism service, sales or operational skills. You will be taught about using discretion, judgement and having a sound knowledge of industry operations. On completion, you will be able to work under limited supervision and may provide operational advice and support to team members.

This qualification gives you the opportunity to work in the varied tourism industry sectors and for diverse employers including tour operators, inbound tour operators, visitor information centres, at attractions, cultural and heritage sites and any small tourism businesses requiring multi-skilled employees.

Work could be undertaken in an office environment where the planning of tourism products and services takes place, in the field where tourism products are delivered or a combination of both.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Job roles include: attraction or theme park attendant, booking agent, cellar door salesperson, guide in a winery, guide and salesperson in an indigenous cultural centre, inbound tour coordinator, museum attendant, operations consultant or reservation sales agent for a tour operator, sales consultant, senior ride operator in an attraction or theme park or a visitor information officer.

Further Study Option(s)

Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism or Certificate IV qualifications in any service industry field.

Course overview

View this course on Central Regional Tafe's website

Batavia Coast Maritime Institute

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Batavia Coast Maritime Institute Six months No No selection criteria
View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth One semester No No selection criteria
View this course on South Metro Tafe's website

Fremantle

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Mandurah

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Fremantle One semester No No selection criteria
Mandurah One semester No No selection criteria
View this course on South Regional Tafe's website

Albany

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria

Bunbury

  • Six months
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Albany Six months No No selection criteria
Bunbury Six months No No selection criteria

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

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Certificate III in Guiding

National ID: SIT30316 | State ID: AZV6

This qualification is for people who love working with tourists and enjoy sharing their knowledge with others. If you are someone who gains great satisfaction in showing clients new places and cultures, you will find career opportunities in a variety of tourism related businesses after completing this course. 

Tourism is an amazing industry with varied roles and you can only be sure of one thing, each day will be different. As a tour guide you could be talking to people from all walks of life on buses, boats, caves or buildings and discussing culture through to natural wonders.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

  • Interpretive guide
  • Nature -based site guide
  • Site guide
  • Tour guide
  • Walking guide

Further Study Option(s)

Other Tourism and Travel Courses

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • One semester
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth One semester No No selection criteria

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

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

National ID: SIT50116 | State ID: AZU0

This qualification provides a pathway to work in any sector of the tourism and travel industry as a departmental or small business manager. This qualification allows for multiskilling and for specialisation in either operations management or marketing and product development. 

After completing this course, you will have sound knowledge of industry operations and a broad range of managerial skills to coordinate tourism and travel operations or marketing and product development activities. You will be able to operate independently, having responsibility for others and the ability to make business decisions.

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Successful completion of the course prepares you for roles such as:

Sales Manager | Marketing Manager, Travel Agency Manager | Retail Travel Agency Manager, Reservations Manager, Call Centre Manager, Director / Owner-Operator (small tourism business), Tourism Manager | Tour Operations Manager | Cultural Tour Operations Manager, Visitor Information Centre Manager

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website

Perth

  • Two semesters
  • Not competitive
  • No selection criteria
Location Duration Competitive Selection criteria
Perth Two semesters No No selection criteria

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

VET Student Loans

VET Student Loans is the new program that replaces the current VET FEE HELP scheme.

Eligible students will be entitled to apply for a VET Student Loan. Comprehensive information on VET Student Loans can be found on the Australian Government website education.gov.au/vet-student-loans

International students

Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.

International students can only study full-time.

For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Baking and Patisserie

Gain skills to enable you to work as a qualified baker in a large scale plant bakery, hot bread shop, pastry shop, or in a hotel bakery.  Areas vary from baking and decorating breads, pastry, cakes and yeast goods and other baked products.

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Tourism and Travel

Want to work with people visiting Australia, providing advice or showing attractions? Study tourism and you join what is expected to be Australia’s second fastest growing industry over the next 20 years. During your studies you will gain extensive knowledge and develop practical skills that are highly regarded in this exciting industry. With travel, you can plan international and local holidays for clients. You will learn how to arrange travel bookings in an office, through a reservation computer system.

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Retail

This course provides the practical skills and knowledge to sell goods to customers in retail and wholesale establishments. Learn about controlling and maintaining stock, product knowledge, and theft prevention. Customer service, use of point sale systems, learning how to communicate effectively and working in a team are also part of this course.

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Meat Retail

The meat retailing industry sector requires some multi-skilling. Work could be undertaken in small and large retail meat establishments such as butcher shops, retail outlets and supermarkets, in specialised services preparing specialty meat cuts, gourmet meat, bulk value-added products, in boning rooms preparing meat cuts from whole carcasses, or in abattoirs processing sheep, beef and pigs.

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Hospitality

If you like working with people from all walks of life and like to travel, a hospitality qualification will give you skills that can take you around the globe. Gain invaluable knowledge and experience such as barista skills, hospitality, bar skills, restaurant service skills, customer service and events management. These qualifications will assist you to work in organisations such as restaurants, hotels, motels, clubs, pubs, cafes and coffee shops, from entry level to senior managers and supervisors.

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Events

Learn skills in coaching and managing staff, marketing, developing event proposals, bids and programs, developing sponsorship programs, managing projects, finance and budgeting, implementing and monitoring business systems and providing on site management of events. You will also learn about the legal requirements for work in this area.

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Commercial Cookery

These qualifications will provide you with the practical skills and knowledge to plan, organise, prepare and cook food in a commercial kitchen environment as a qualified cook or cook in a supervisory or team leading role in the kitchen.  Work would be undertaken in various kitchen settings, such as in restaurants, hotels, clubs, pubs, cafes, cafeterias, coffee shops, hospitals and aged care facilities, sporting and entertainment venues, hotel banqueting departments, cook-chill production kitchens and mobile catering businesses of varying size.

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