TOURISM

N4-N6: Tourism (leads to diploma)

NATIONAL CERTIFICATES N4-N6: Tourism

The National Certificates N4-N6 in Tourism are accredited by the Department of Higher Education and Training and quality assured by Umalusi.

The Tourism industry is an exciting and fluid one in which students have to be committed, passionate and willing to display excellent customer service skills. A career in Tourism is demanding and requires people with good interpersonal and communication skills, a dedication to quality and good service. Students are thus equipped with the necessary knowledge, practical skills, competence and understanding required for successful employment in the Travel and Tourism industry. These certificates can be converted to a National N-Diploma after 18 months’ industry/practical has been completed and evidence submitted to the Department of Higher Education and Training.

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

What do I need to have completed before I can apply to study this course?

THE FOLLOWING ARE REQUIRED FOR ADMISSION INTO THIS COURSE:
  • Grade 12
  • Must have the ability to communicate effectively in English 
  • Prospective students will be required to undergo a placement assessment

COURSE DURATION

How long will it take to complete the qualification?

  • 3 Years -18 Months (6 months per level, N4 - N6) + -18 months’ Internship 
  • Enrolment in January and July

COURSE LOCATION

Where can I study this course?

NATIONAL CERTIFICATES N4-N6: Tourism - FULLTIME  is available at:


CITY CAMPUS


A PART-TIME option is available at:


CRAWFORD CAMPUS


Enquiries:
Ms MELANIE ANTHONY (Programme Manager)
(T) : (021) 462 2053
(E) : manthony@cct.edu.za

PROGRAMME STRUCTURE

What will I be studying during this course?

NATIONAL N4 Certificate
  • Tourist Destinations N4
  • Travel Services N4
  • Tourism Communication N4
  • Travel Office Procedures N4

CAREER OPTIONS & GENERAL FAQ's

What will I be qualified as after completing the course?
Students will be employable in the various sectors of the Travel and Tourism industry in a junior position.
  • Airline Ground Crew
  • Car Rental Agents
  • Foreign Exchange Agents
  • Reservation Agents at Inter-City Coach companies
  • Junior Travel Consultants
  • Tour Operators
  • Tourism Information Officer
  • Cruise Consultant
  • Front Office/Reservation Officers in the accommodation sector

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