The Tourism Industry Skills Working Group was established in response to the Department for Education’s update on its review of post-16 qualifications.
The organisations involved in the working group are:
One of the first roles of the group has been to clarify concerns raised about the future of tourism qualifications at level 3 in recent weeks as communications had been unclear and caused confusion, this is summarised in the fact sheet below.
The group is now working to establish what the prospects are for further education in travel and tourism in England.
Tourism Education and Skills – Fact Sheet
The aim of this Fact Sheet is to provide clarity to the travel industry and education providers on the future of level 3 travel and tourism qualifications.
It summarises the situation and potential for future courses as understood, to the best of the knowledge, of those involved in the Education and Skills working group. It will be updated as and when more details or information becomes available.
Opportunity to develop future courses