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SIT30116 Certificate III in Tourism

National ID: SIT30116 | State ID: AZV7

lfls-logo-100x40.png This qualification is part of the Lower fees, local skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees.

Jump on board to an exciting career in tourism

Gain the basic skills and knowledge to work in various tourism job roles. A career in tourism, a growth industry, is very rewarding and with this Certificate III in Tourism you'll have the skills you need to work in visitor information services, hotel guest services and tourism operations.

You could be out in the field helping visitors experience all the top holiday spots or creating tours that they will remember forever or working in an international hotel providing guest information services.

North Metropolitan TAFE is the leading provider of travel and tourism studies in WA.

Gain these skills
  • Plan tourism itineraries and provide tourism visitor information
  • Gain tourism destination and attractions knowledge
  • Provide accommodation guest services including porter services
  • Set up promotional stands for tourism products
  • Use current industry reservations systems and operational technology
  • Use social media for business
Is this course right for me?

I have the following attributes:

  • Enjoy working with people
  • Patient and tactful
  • Understanding and acceptance of different cultures
  • Able to think logically
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good problem-solving skills

 




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Half price*

lfls-logo-100x40.pngThe following people will be entitled to a concession rate on the half price course fees under Lower fees, local skills

  • All students aged 15-24 years
  • Persons and dependents of persons holding: 
    • a pensioner concession card;
    • a repatriation health benefits card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs; or
    • a Health Care Card
  • Persons and dependents of persons in receipt of the Youth Allowance, AUSTUDY or ABSTUDY
  • Dependents of persons who are inmates of a custodial institution
  • Secondary school-aged persons, not enrolled at school.

If you are not eligible, please see our Skill sets page.

Entrance Requirements

Job opportunities

Further study

How to apply

Fees

Entrance Requirements
School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
Job opportunities

Other job titles may include:

  • Booking Agent | Reservations Sales Agent | Sales Consultant | Customer Service Agent
  • Coach Tour Company Representative | Operations Consultant for a Tour Operator
  • Guide and Salesperson in an Indigenous Cultural Centre
  • Inbound Tour Coordinator | Tour operator reservation agent
  • Visitor Centre Consultant | Tourism customer service attendant
  • Employment at Theme Parks and Tourist Attractions
  • Tourism/Guest Services (Hotel / Resort)
  • Museum Attendant

Please note this list should be used as a guide only as job titles and qualification requirements may vary between organisations. 

Further study

North Metropolitan TAFE offers you a range of further study opportunities, see below for a list of related courses.

How to apply

On campus (full-time)

To apply to study on campus (full-time) through TAFE Admissions please go to tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au

Other study types

For all other study types such as on campus (part-time), skill sets, online, employer-based study and apprenticeships or traineeships visit our Apply and Enrol page.

International students

International students should contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au

Fees

lfls-logo-100x40.pngThis qualification is part of the Lower fees, local skills program where you'll pay only half of the standard course fees until 31 December 2021. The “annual fees cap” means that full-fee paying students will only pay a maximum of $1,200 (plus resource fee) and concession-fee paying students or those aged 15-24 years will only pay up to $400 (plus resource fee). Please see below an approximate estimate of what you will pay on enrolment.

Annual Full Fee

Annual Concession Fee

Tuition fee
Resource fee
Total
Tuition fee
Resource fee
Total
777.60 460.00 1237.60 230.40 460.00 690.40
These fees are annual estimates only and are for students enrolling on a full-time basis.
- Fees might differ between courses delivered at different campuses due to the elective units included in the course study plan or adapting courses to meet local industry needs.
- Fees may also differ for each individual student depending on the units of study selected, prior qualifications and recognition of prior learning.
- Fees are payable at enrolment each semester for the units enrolled for that period. Some year-long courses might have a bigger fee load in the first semester. 
- Proof of concession must be presented to access concession rates if eligible.
- For secondary school aged persons (in 2020, students born on or after 1 July 2002 who are at least 15 years old) undertaking training that is not part of a VET Delivered to Secondary Schools program, the maximum course fee chargeable in 2020 is $420 plus the resource fees and discretionary fees. 
- Prices quoted include resource fees, but do not include material fees such as the cost of books, uniforms and students personal equipment.
- The course fee cap applicable to Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas only applies during the current calendar year, so fees might differ for students enrolling in semester 2.
- VET Student Loans Eligible Courses and Caps may be subject to changes implemented by the Australian Government 
- Concessions and Secondary School Age cap do not apply to commercial courses, or Foundation Programs (ESL, General Education, etc.)
- Course information and fees are subject to change without notice

Delivery location, important dates and study options

During your course of study, NMTAFE may use a variety of learning practices to ensure you get the best outcome for your learning journey.
This may include online learning, face-to-face classroom, laboratory/workshop delivery, work placement or a combination of these, depending on which is most appropriate.

Semester 1, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Semester 1, 2021

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 1, 2021
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Semester 2, 2020

Perth (Northbridge) - On Campus

Details

Fees and charges

Units

Overview
Duration 1 semester/s
When Semester 2, 2020
Where Perth (Northbridge)
How On campus
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Course enquiry

Please note This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply, please refer to the 'How to apply' tab above.

Page last updated August 11, 2020