National N Diploma in Travel and Tourism

 Travel and Tourism

  • N4-N6
  • Full Time
  • Two Years


The Travel and Tourism course offers you a broad knowledge of the travel industry, from airlines, hotels, tour operators and the regulatory bodies that govern this industry. Being able to assist customers with interesting destinations and places to explore is a passion. You can develop this passion into a skill, as you extend your knowledge on the different countries and cultures around the world. As one of the fastest-growing industries in the world, new job opportunities are constantly being created which could see you in an exciting career in South Africa or abroad.

Admission Requirements

Any of the following certificates will be accepted at registration

  •  National Senior Certificate/Grade 12
  •  N3 Certificate/NCV
  •  Level 4 Certificate/ABET Level 4 Certificate

Career Fields

Hotel or Tour Operators
Airline and Cruise Ship Industry
Travel Agencies
National Parks
Certification Examination Authority

Learners will receive the following at each level:-

  • National Certificate N4, N5, N6
  • National N Diploma in Travel and Tourism on completion of N4-N6 and 18-months’ of in-service training

The National N Diploma includes two (2) years of theory and 18-months of in-service training.

All examinations are set and administered by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET). The National N Diploma is issued by the DHET.

Study Materials

All textbooks are BTC are free. Simply enquire on registration for more details.


Enquire at any of our campuses for a current programme pricelist.

National N4 Certificate 1st Year Annual Subjects
Intro to Computer Practice ,Tourist Destinations,Travel Office Procedures,Tourism Communication,Travel Services
National N5 Certificate 2nd Year 1st Semester Subjects
Travel Office Procedures, Tourism Communications, Tourist Destination, Travel Services
National N6 Certificate 2nd Year 2nd Semester Subjects
Travel Office Procedures, Travel Services, Tourist Destination, Hotel Reception
Further Studies

On successful completion, you will receive a National N Diploma in Travel and Tourism and may progress to a University of Technology.

Fact Sheet

Download Fact Sheet