Gold Coast is a prime Australian Tourism Destination !
The diversity elements in tourism provide you ample opportunities to choose your pathway
This qualification reflects the role of individuals who use a range of well-developed tourism service, sales or operational skills. They use discretion and judgement and have a sound knowledge of industry operations. They work with some independence and under limited supervision and may provide operational advice and support to team members.
This qualification provides a pathway to work in many tourism industry sectors and for a diversity of employers including tour operators, inbound tour operators, visitor information centres, attractions, cultural and heritage sites and any small tourism business 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.
Possible job titles include:
• attraction or theme park attendant
• booking agent
• guide and salesperson in an Indigenous cultural centre
• inbound tour coordinator
• museum attendant
• operations consultant for a tour operator
• reservation sales agent for a tour operator
• sales consultant
• senior ride operator in an attraction or theme park
• visitor information officer.