NCV : Travel and Tourism

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Travel and tourism graduates gain knowledge about products, structures and operations within the tourism industry, learning about tour operators, airlines, hotels and tourist boards. Through a combination of vocational and academic study you learn about the relationships between consumers and the providers of tourism services, and about the issues relating to sustainability and social responsibility within tourism.

What will I learn?
The vocational subjects for the National Certificate (Vocational) Information Technology are:

  • Science of Tourism Level 2, 3 and 4
  • Client Services & Human Relations 2, 3 and 4
  • Sustainable Tourism in South Africa 2, 3 and 4
  • Tourism Operations 2, 3 and 4

What is the minimum entrance requirements

  •  A year end school report for Grade 9 or
  • An NQF Level 1 qualification, or
  • An approved bridging programme designed for the specific purpose to access NQF Level 2 , or
  • A Recognition of Prior Learning (RLP) assessment to meet the basic requirements for access to NQF Level 2.


3 years full-time (1 year per level; January – December)
*(Part-time – Not available)