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Tourism & Airline (QQI Level 5)

The growing airline and tourism industry has a high demand for qualified workers and this course aims to equip students with the skills to work in this area. The link with the International Academy of Travel offers students an added opportunity to gain a recognised qualification valued by airlines. There are also opportunities to progress to third level education or employment within the Business, Tourism or Hospitality sectors.

  1. Tourism Information and Administration 
  2. Tourism Principles and Practice 
  3. Customer Service 
  4. Work Experience 
  5. Word Processing 
  6. Airline Studies 
  7. Cabin Crew Operations 
  8. Global Distribution Systems 

Modules are subject to change 

Additional Diploma:

  1. Ready for Take Off
  2. Amadeus Ticketing  

Note: Exam fees may apply for the above courses.

Leaving Certificate or QQI Level 4, or equivalent standard of education. All applicants are subject to an interview and an online assessment.

Technological University of the Shannon (TUS), Athlone 
Atlantic Technological University (ATU), GalwayAU628 International Tourism Management (Level 8)
Technological University Dublin (TU) Dublin 
South East Technological University (SETU) 

Places are not guaranteed in these institutes and are subject to students meeting certain criteria. Please consult the individual college websites for more information on application or

For further information, please contact Elaine on 057 9349424 or email

€50 QQI Level 5 Certification Fee – Medical Card holders or those in receipt of a Social Welfare payment are exempt from this Certification Fee.

VTOS: If you are over 21 years of age, are unemployed and have been getting certain social welfare payments for at least 6 months you can apply for the Vocational Training and Opportunities Scheme (VTOS). Successful applicants can receive a VTOS payment for the duration of the course, instead of their social welfare payment. Small meal and travel allowances may also apply.


Course Details


Award Title: QQI Level 5 – Tourism with Business

Duration: One year – September  2024 to May  2025