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Download the Student Handbook:

If you are paying the full course amount (Fee For Service):

Fee for Service Student Handbook Tourism

If you are eligible for funding options:

Student Funding Information

Career Paths:

Individuals with this qualification are able to work in multiple tourism industry sectors and enterprise types. This qualification is very flexible and is designed to meet a broad range of tourism industry needs.

We recognise the diversity of tourism operations and the increasing industry trend for operators to provide     specialised tourism knowledge and skills.The tourism, hospitality and events industries are made up of a mix of interdependent small to medium businesses.

Career opportunities include: attractions and theme parks, casinos, holiday parks & resorts, restaurants & cafes, retail travel, tour guiding, tour operations, hotels & accommodation and clubs.


Support Services:

Ongoing support is provided by Careers Training Centre throughout your training:

  • If you are having difficulties in the workplace or at training
  • Our Mentor is available to work with you to resolve concerns and give direction to further assistance if required.
  • Trainers and assessors will visit you in your workplace regularly and work with your supervisors to develop your skills and knowledge
  • Ability to arrange one on one training sessions at a mutually convenient time and place
  • Language, Literacy and Numeracy Support

Tourism Courses

Why study Tourism with CTC?

  • Learn from experienced and friendly trainers in a supportive environment
  • Gain hands on experience at one of our companies based in Cairns, Kuranda and Port Douglas
  • Flexible learning and course arrangements
  • All training relates directly to the specific industry and its needs
  • The curriculum provides for continuity in, and progressive development of knowledge, skills , attitude and values
  • We are committed to help each student reach their full potential


Access and Equity:

Careers Training Centre believes that everyone deserves to have the opportunity to successfully gain skills, knowledge and experience through vocational education and training.Careers Training Centre is responsible for fulfilling its commitment to access and equity by ensuring continued participation of target groups in VET programs. These target groups include:

  • Women
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
  • People from non-English speaking backgrounds
  • People with a disability
  • Rural and regionally isolated communities
  • People in transition and other special groups (i.e. people re-entering the workforce, sole parents, people with literacy issues and the long-term unemployed
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