SIT12 - Tourism

Individual Duration
Cumulative Duration
Certificate III in Travel
20 weeks (2 Terms)
20 weeks (2 Terms)
Diploma of Travel and Tourism
30 weeks (3 Terms)
50 weeks (5 Terms)
Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism
30 weeks (3 Terms)
80 weeks (8 Terms)

Vocational Outcomes

Tourism courses offered at Central College are designed to meet SIT12 Training Package requirements and the tourism industry needs. The courses consist of Course Subjects and Added Value English Subjects.

Course Subjects consist of carefully selected core and elective units of competency from the training package that assist students in developing skills and meet the needs of the tourism industry.  Central College students will complete 25% of their course online with Central College Online. 

Added Value Subjects are additional non accredited subjects that are designed to support international students in their basic communication and academic language needs.

Added Value Subjects are:

  • Study Ethics
  • Communication Studies
  • IT Skills
  • Australian Studies
  • Business Skills
  • Career Strategies
  • Language Study
  • Research and Development
  • Current Affairs
  • IELTS Reading
  • IELTS Writing
  • IELTS Speaking
  • IELTS Listening
  • Tourism Tutoring

Please note that students are expected to complete all Course Subjects in a course and attend 20 hours a week to be able to graduate.

SIT31312 Certificate III in Travel - 20 weeks (2 Terms) 
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Subject Code Subject NameUnit CodeUnit CompetencyCore/Elective
TV301Tourism Work EnvironmentSITXCOM201Show social and cultural sensitivityCore
  SITXCCS303Provide a service to customersCore
  SITXWHS101Participate in safe work practisesCore
  SITXHRM301Coach others in job skillsElective
TV302Introduction to TourismSITTIND201Source and use information on the tourism and travel industryCore
  SITTTSL202Access and interpret product informationCore
  SITTTSL304Prepare quotationsCore
  SITTTSL306Book supplier servicesCore
  SITTTSL303Sell tourism products and servicesCore
  SITTTSL307Process travel-related documentationCore
TV303Destination Studies -AustraliaSITTTSL302Provide advice on Australian destinationsCore
  BSBCMM401AMake a presentationElective
TV304International TicketingSITTTSL310Construct normal international airfaresCore
  SITTTSL312Construct advanced international airfaresElective
  SITTTSL311Construct promotional international airfaresCore
 TV305Computerised Reservation SystemSITTTSL308Use a computerised reservations or operations systemCore
TV306Destination Studies - InternationalSITTTSL301Provide advice on international destinationsCore

SIT50112 Diploma of Travel and Tourism - 30 weeks (3 Terms)
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Subject Code Subject NameUnit CodeUnit CompetencyCore/Elective
TV501Tourism ManagementSITXCOM401Manage conflictCore
  SITXHRM402Lead and manage peopleCore
  SITXMGT401Monitor work operationsCore
TV502Tourism BudgetingSITXFIN401Interpret financial information 
  SITXFIN402Manage finances within a budgetCore
  SITXFIN501Prepare and monitor budgetsCore
TV503 Tourism Marketing 1SITTPPD503 Research and analyse tourism dataElective
  SITXMPR404Coordinate marketing activitiesElective
  SITXCCS501Manage quality customer serviceCore
 TV504 Tourism NetworksSITXMGT501 Establish and conduct  business relationshipsCore
 SITXMGT502Manage ProjectsElective
TV505WHS TourismSITXWHS401Implement and monitor work health & safety practicesCore
TV506Tour GuidingSITTGDE301Work as a guideElective
  SITTGDE303Lead tour groupsElective
  SITTGDE304Prepare and present tour commentaries or activitiesElective
 TV507 Tourism Marketing 2BSBWRT401A Write complex documentsCore
  SITXMPR401 Coordinate production of brochures and marketing materialsElective
TV508Work Experience A   
TV509Work Experience B   

 To gain entry to SIT50112 Diploma of Travel and Tourism students must have completed SIT31312 Certificate III in Travel . 

SIT60112 Advanced Diploma of Travel andTourism - 30 weeks (3 Terms)
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Subject Code Subject NameUnit CodeUnit CompetencyCore/Elective
TV601Travel FinanceBSBFIM601AManages financesCore
TV602Tourism OperationsBSBDIV501AManage diversity in the workplaceElective
  BSBADM502BManage meetingsElective
  BSBINN601BManage organisational changeElective
TV603Travel WHS 2SITXWHS601Establish and maintain a work health and safety systemCore
TV604The Business of TourismBSBRSK501BManage riskCore
TV605Tourism Development and PlanningBSBMGT617ADevelop and implement a business planCore
 SITXMPR502Develop and implement marketing strategiesCore
TV606Tourism LawSITXGLC501Research and comply with regulatory requirementsCore
TV607Develop Tourism ProductsSITTPPD601Develop tourism productsCore
TV608Tourism SalesSITXMPR403Plan and implement sales activitiesElective
  SITXMPR402Create a promotional display or standElective
TV609Work Experience C 

To gain entry to SIT60112 Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism students must have completed SIT50112 Diploma of Travel and Tourism.


Signature Tours 

Signature Toursis a full service travel agency with highly experienced consultants that offer personalised service to plan your next holiday or business trip.  

Our students have the opportunity to work at Signature Toursl during their course and gain valuable industry experience.  Students will work closely with industry professionals and upon completion will receive a statement of work experience