Tourism, Travel & Events
Welcome to Tourism, Travel & Events!
If you like planning and organising, and have an interest in travel and events, then this course will help you develop the skills you’ll need to make it happen. Study exciting destinations, understand different cultures, be introduced to amazing natural and man-made attractions. Learn the skills required to organise holidays, coordinate an event, take a group on tour or manage reception in a resort.
Meet one of our Tourism Teachers, Mrs Beverleigh Towle and hear about our Tourism course.
Meet Lara Hickey, who has found her passion in Tourism, Travel & Events.
Where are they Now?
NEWMAN 2013 GRADUATE
After completing a Cert III in Tourism, Travel and Events and graduating from Newman College, Jamie moved to Santa Ponca, Mallorca, Spain where she worked as a stewardess on board a cruise vessel travelling through the Mediterranean.
Tourism, Travel & Events FAQ's
The local tourism industry is very supportive of our students. We partner with some of the accommodation facilities, the local attractions and the local council. In Year 11 the students complete many of their required hours helping out with local events
Yes, if you have a contact in the tourism industry.
Yes. This is a new course to Newman College and in the past two years of the course, we have had been successful in securing School-based Traineeships with Rydges.
The course introduces students to the tourism industry, how to book and sell tourism products and services. In addition the students are introduced to Australia and the world as a tourism destination. Where to go, how to get there and what to do there.
This is a qualification that focuses on developing skills that will be beneficial and relevant within all industries. Tourism compliments many of the other VET subjects, such as Hospitality, Business Services and Retail Services. Furthermore, it exposes students to many of the wonderful places within the world.
Accommodation, beach / ski resorts, cruise companies, airlines, attractions, tour companies, tour guides, tourism information centers.
Yes, traditionally there has been.
Why Choose Tourism, Travel & Events?
Planning and organising
If you like planning and organising, and have an interest in travel and events, then this course will help you develop the skills you’ll need to make it happen.
Study exciting destinations, understand different cultures, be introduced to amazing natural and man-made attractions.
Travel and events
Learn the skills required to organise holidays, coordinate an event, take a group on tour or manage reception in a resort. Does this sound like you…?
Around the world
Get ahead of the rest and develop skills, and gain knowledge, that will open up a career that can take you around the world or around our region.