THE – ( Tourism, Hospitality & Events ) Programme
THE Business Skills Programme is a suite of essential practical business skills qualifications, which will upskill the current workforce and attract new talent to the Tourism, Hospitality & Events industries. Delivered jointly between Borders College and SRUC Course Content 1. Customer care and quality service measurement 2. Business law for SMEs 3. Leadership and Innovation 4. Inventory management, product costing and pricing 5. Visitor Attraction Management 6. Website design and digital communication 7. Preparing financial records and forecasts
Candidates should be employed or have aspirations of employment within the tourism, hospitality and events including rural tourism, heritage and wider visitor economy sectors . Candidates should be able to study and achieve at SCQFlevel 8 and ideally hold or aspire to hold supervisory or managerial posts within Tourism, Hospitality, Events & Visitor Economy industries.
The qualifications aim to boost business profitability by providing practical business knowledge and management skills in areas such as web design, customer service, digital marketing, preparing financial reports etc tailored for the tourism, hospitality and events sectors .
Candidates may progress to a range of degrees and qualifications