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Cavan Institute

Tourism with Business


Tourism with Business

Entry Requirements

QQI level 5 award in Tourism with Business (or equivalent). Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet this entry requirement but can demonstrate industry experience.

Career Opportunities

Successful graduates of this course in Tourism with Business (Year 2) will be able to pursue careers as front office personnel in various areas, including retail travel, hotels, reservations, aviation, sales and customer service departments. Graduates will also be able to pursue employment as cabin crew and ground crew in the airline sector.


Graduates of this course in Tourism with Business (Year 2) are eligible to apply through the Higher Education Links Scheme for entry to a range of higher certificate and degree programmes at Institutes of Technology and Universities (please check with the particular institution regarding local eligibility requirements).

Upon successful completion of the course, graduates are eligible to apply for a broad range of Level 8 degree programmes in Irish universities through the Higher Education Links Scheme. What follows here are examples of some of these progression routes: 

  • International Tourism Management - ATU Galway/Mayo 

  • Event Management - DKIT

  • Bachelor of Arts - Maynooth University

  • Tourism & Event Management - ATU Sligo 

  • Tourism & Digital Marketing - TUD

Course Fees


Course Content

QQI Level 6 Certificate in Tourism with Business.

  • Airport Passenger Services

  • Global Distribution Systems

  • Tourism Policy and Practice

  • Choice of French, German or Spanish ab initio

  • Customer Service

  • Business Management

  • Word Processing

  • Work Experience

  • Communications

About This Course

Learners will also have an opportunity to study for the Amadeus Global Distribution System exam.

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