This course will cover fundamentals of tourism, with the following key concepts: The development of tourism; Tourism supply and demand; Sectors involved: transport, accommodation, government; and more. Additional resources are available – including a complete set of new case studies.


 The course covers:


  • Introduction Tourism Today why is it a global phenomenon embracing all our lives?
  • Tourism Its origins, growth and future
  • Demand for tourism
  • The Supply of Tourism
  • Transporting the tourist I: Surface transport
  • Transporting the tourist II: The aviation sector
  • Accommodation and Hospitality Services
  • Tour operating and travel retailing
  • Visitor attractions
  • The management of tourism
  • The public sector in tourism
  • Managing the visitor and tourist sites
  • The future of tourism: Post tourism?


There are no prior learning requirements for this course. There are also no exams, assignment based.


Courses available:

CTA Higher Certificate                                       (Course Code:  TRM01H)

CTA Diploma                                                    (Course Code:  TRM01D)