Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management

This qualification follows on from the Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management, and provides a pathway to work in many travel and tourism industry sectors as a departmental or small business manager. The diversity of employers includes travel agencies, tour wholesalers, tour operators, inbound tour operators, tourist attractions, visitor information centres, and other tourism businesses.

Duration104 weeks
National CodeSIT60116
CRICOS Course Code102546G
Delivery ModeFace-to-face: 13.5hrs/week
Online: 6.5hrs/week
Tuition Fee$20,000
Material Fee$0
Enrolment Fee*$200

*Non-refundable

Course Structure

The following units of competence are covered in this qualification:

Unit CodeTitleCore/Elective
SITTIND001Source and use information on the tourism and travel industryCore
BSBDIV501Manage diversity in the workplaceCore
BSBRSK501Manage riskCore
SITXFIN002Interpret financial informationCore
SITXFIN003Manage finances within a budgetCore
SITXFIN004Prepare and monitor budgetsCore
SITXCCS007Enhance customer service experiencesCore
SITXCCS008Develop and manage quality customer service practices Core
SITXHRM003Lead and manage peopleCore
SITXMGT002Establish and conduct business relationshipsCore
SITXMGT001Monitor work operationsCore
SITTTSL006Prepare quotationsElective
SITTTSL007Process reservationsElective
SITTTSL008Book supplier products and servicesElective
SITTTSL010Use a computerised reservations or operations systemElective
SITXCCS001Provide customer information and assistanceElective
BSBSUS501Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainabilityElective
SITXHRM002Roster staffElective
SITXHRM001Coach others in job skillsElective
SITTGDE006Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guidesElective
SITTPPD008Develop tourism productsCore
SITTTSL009Process travel-related documentationElective
SITXGLC001Research and comply with regulatory requirementsCore
BSBWRT401Write complex documentsCore
BSBMGT617Develop and implement a business planCore
SITXMPR007Develop and implement marketing strategiesCore
SITXWHS004Establish and maintain a work health and safety systemCore

Entry Requirements

Students must be aged 18 or above and have satisfactorily completed Australian Year 12 or overseas equivalent school qualifications or Diploma in a related field

English proficiency requirement: IELTS overall score 5.5 or TOEFL (iBT) score of 65 or PTE (Pearson Test of English Academic) score of 42 or equivalent.

For students who do not have an IELTS Test score or equivalent test score, they can take an English Placement Test to assess whether their English level can meet the requirements of entry into the Diploma course.

Language, Literacy and Numeracy

AIC staff will review an applicant’s language, literacy and numeracy skills during the application process with writing tasks and one-on-one interviews. If the review determines the applicant would benefit from a thorough language, literacy and numeracy skill assessment, AIC staff will discuss further options with the applicant as outlined in Enrolment policy.

Qualification Pathways

Other Advanced Diploma qualifications.

Possible Job Roles

Inbound groups manager, inbound sales manager, incentives manager, tour operations manager, marketing manager, product development manager, reservations manager, travel agency manager, sales manager, visitor information centre manager.