Love to travel? When you’re working in the tourism industry it’s okay to daydream about holidays – it’s all part of the job!

But before you start your dream tourism job, study a SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management to gain practical skills and knowledge of the ever-changing travel industry.

This course is designed to give you real hands on experience, including the opportunity to work with local industry professionals. You will learn to co-ordinate tourism and travel operations, deliver quality customer service and even manage your own travel and tourism business.

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 will give you the skills to work in operations management, marketing or product development within the Travel and Tourism industry.

You’ll learn to:

Work with people to resolve customer issues Successfully sell tourism products Work one-on-one with customers Case manage tourism projects Source domestic airfares through Galileo and Virgin certification Access tourism opportunities for your local community

Career opportunities:


• Inbound Groups
• Inbound Sales
• Incentives
• Tour Operations
• Marketing
• Operations
• Product
• Reservations
• Retail Travel Agency
• Sales
• Visitor Information

SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

Our SIT50116 Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management has 23 units structured into 3 major clusters of learning. Each cluster contains units grouped into core study areas that are covered during the 8-month qualification. The tuition fee for this course is $5,000

The units within each cluster are outlined in the table below.

Cluster 1
Unit Code Unit Name
SITTIND001 Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
SITTTSL004 Provide advice on Australian destinations
SITTPPD006 Assess tourism opportunities for local communities
SITXMGT002 Establish and conduct business relationships
SITTTSL011 Source airfares for domestic flights
SITXCCS002 Provide visitor information
SITTTSL003 Provide advice on international destinations
Cluster 2
Unit Code Unit Name
SITTTSL012 Construct normal international airfares
SITTTSL016 Provide specialist advice on cruises
BSBMKG501 Identify and evaluate marketing opportunities
SITTGDE005 Prepare and present tour commentaries or activities
SITXCCS007 Enhance customer service experiences
SITTPPD001 Package tourism products
SITTTSL006 Prepare quotations
Cluster 3
Unit Code Unit Name
SITXFIN002 Interpret financial information
SITXFIN003 Manage finances within a budget
SITXFIN004 Prepare and monitor budgets
SITXCCS008 Develop and manage quality customer service practices
BSBDIV501 Manage diversity in the workplace
SITXHRM003 Lead and manage people
SITXWHS003 Implement and monitor work health and safety practices
SITXCOM005 Manage conflict
SITXMGT001 Monitor work operations

The Academy for Tourism and Hospitality holds regular induction and orientation sessions, plus rolling starts for workshops and tutorials, so you can start learning when it suits you.

To apply, simply  fill in the application form here.

Eligibility Requirements apply

What happens next?

Here’s what you can expect after you’ve applied.

  1. A course advisor will call to chat about your course and set up a time for you to get started.
  2. You will attend an information session and complete a student enrolment agreement and Pre-Enrolment Profile.
  3. You will complete a Kick Start Workshop to get started in the course. If all your documentation is in order you will then be enrolled and ready to start studying!

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