Diploma of Travel & Tourism


  • Prepare for managerial roles in the tourism industry with a Diploma of Travel and Tourism (SIT50112)
  • Study online when and where it suits you
  • Study now & pay for the course later via government loan

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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Career Opportunities
  • Travel Agent
  • Visitor Information Centre Manager
  • Tour Operations Manager 
  • Retail Travel Agency Manager
  • Director (Owner – Operator small tourism business)
  • Manager (Owner – Operator small tourism business)

Nationally recognised - meets Australian Qualifications Framework standards.


Travel & Tourism Skill Bundle OR relevant Certificate III OR extensive industry experience.
If you pay using VET FEE-HELP you need to provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education or complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy test.



Work placement

Your skills will be assessed in a workshop or workplace environment

Course length
Self-paced (eg 10 hrs a week = finish in 1 year, 7.5 hrs a week = finish in 18 months). Complete within 18 months.
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OTEN – Open Training & Education Network (RTO 90004)
Payment options

Study now pay later – VET FEE-HELP

12-month interest free payment planTerms & conditions apply

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  • the Travel & Tourism Skill Bundle – a fast pathway including the core units of the Certificate III in Travel, or
  • a Certificate III in either Tourism, Travel, or Events, or
  • evidence of extensive work experience in the travel and tourism industry

If you pay for the course using a VET FEE-HELP government loan, you need to:

  • provide a Year 12 Senior Secondary Certificate of Education (from an Australian agency), OR
  • successfully complete a Language Literacy & Numeracy (LLN) test.

Fast pathway

The Travel & Tourism Skill Bundle is a fast pathway into the Diploma of Travel and Tourism (SIT50112) offered by OTEN. It includes 8 core units from the Certificate III in Travel, and it qualifies you to enrol in the Diploma. Terms and Conditions apply to the Travel & Tourism Skill Bundle. 

What you'll learn

Become trained in:

  • Leading and managing people
  • Tourism industry knowledge
  • Monitoring work operations
  • Preparing and monitoring budgets
  • Establishing and conducting business relationships

Workplace assessment

Your skills will be assessed in a workplace environment. You will need to arrange your own work placement. You can either:

  • Attend a tourism workshop in NSW, or
  • Make a video that shows evidence of your skills in a real or simulated workplace environment

Course structure

17 units

Core units

  1. SITXMGT501 - Establish & conduct business relationships

  2. SITXWHS401 - Implement & monitor work health & safety practices

  3. SITXFIN401 - Interpret financial information

  4. SITXHRM402 - Lead & manage people

  5. SITXCOM401 - Manage conflict

  6. SITXFIN402 - Manage finances within a budget

  7. SITXCCS501 - Manage quality customer service

  8. SITXMGT401 - Monitor work operations

  9. SITXFIN501 - Prepare & monitor budgets

  10. BSBWRT401A - Write complex business documents

Elective units

  1. SITTTSL310 - Construct normal international airfares*

  2. SITTTSL311 - Construct promotional international airfares*

  3. BSBSUS301A - Implement & monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

  4. BSBADM502B - Manage meetings*

  5. BSBMGT515A - Manage operational plans

  6. SITXMGT502 - Manage projects

  7. BSBRSK501B - Manage risk*

  8. SITXHRM503 - Monitor staff performance

  9. SITXGLC501 - Research & comply with regulatory requirements

* Choose between:

BSBRSK501B - Manage risk & BSBADM502B - Manage meetings, OR
SITTTSL310 - Construct normal international airfares & SITTTSL311 - Construct promotional international airfares

Support and delivery

When you study online with OTEN, you can:

  • Study from anywhere, when it suits you best.
  • Graduate with the identical qualification as an on-campus student.
  • Get comprehensive support from teachers via phone and email.
  • Access course materials online.
  • Interact with teachers and fellow students via platforms like virtual classrooms, forums and video calls.

OTEN's online courses can also be referred to as distance education. Some hard-copy course materials and assessments may be accessed or submitted via post.

Payment options

There are 3 ways you can pay for this course:

1. Study now pay later – VET FEE-HELP

If you are eligible, you can pay for this course through the Australian Government’s VET FEE-HELP loan scheme.

This means you don’t need to pay upfront for the course if you:

2. 12-month interest free payment plan

Pay for your course over time by making weekly, fortnightly or monthly repayments.

This flexible payment plan requires no deposit, and you pay no interest for the first 12 months.

3. Upfront payment

You can pay for this course upfront via credit card or bank transfer.

To understand more about payment options or find out if you’re eligible for a funding entitlement, contact a SEEK Learning Consultant.

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