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SIT50116 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.

Gain these skills

  • Managerial skills
  • Sound knowledge of industry operations
  • Quality customer service provision
  • Coordinate marketing activities
  • Manage finances and prepare budgets
  • Tourism product management
  • e-marketing skills

Your qualification 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.

Further Study Option(s)

North Metropolitan TAFE now has agreements with Murdoch University and Curtin University which means you can begin your study Travel and Tourism Management with us and continue on to gain a degree. With a Diploma from North Metropolitan TAFE you could work while you continue your studies at university.

At Murdoch University you can go straight into the second year of a Bachelor of Business degree after completing your Diploma .
At Curtin University completion of NMT's Diploma will help you gain 150 credits towards a Bachelor of Commerce (Tourism and Hospitality Major).

Course overview

View this course on North Metro Tafe's website


  • 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

Page last updated October 15, 2021