Travel and Tourism Courses

Travel and Tourism

West Thames College has a long-standing relationship with Heathrow Airport, a leading local employer. We offer a range of Travel and Tourism Courses to help you find careers in the travel industry. Our courses include: Aviation Operations, Galileo reservations, HND in Travel and Tourism Management and Worldwide Airline Fares and Ticketing courses (WAFT).

We offer full time travel courses and short programs such as the airline ticketing courses. You'll study practical work-related projects with teachers who have real industry experience.

Key Facts

  • Take part in British Airways workshops and the World Travel Market exhibition
  • Trips in the UK and overseas to London tourist attractions, European cities, hotels and theme parks
  • Gain IATA qualifications – recognised and respected worldwide.



Dilip Desai
Lecturer in Professional Travel Qualifications

“Working in the Aviation and Tourism industry is super exciting. I worked at London Heathrow as a Flight Dispatch Officer. I love sharing my experiences and watching my students develop their skills.”

Dilip Desai
West Thames College

One of the top 3 Colleges in London *

* Based on overall performance for students aged 16-18 across all levels in 2018-19

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