The CTH Level 1 in English Communication for Tourism and Hospitality is designed to provide candidates with a range of communication and study skills and prepare them for an effective academic progression route.

Level 1 Diploma in English Communication for Tourism and Hospitality

Aims of the qualification

The aims are to provide a qualification that:

  • provides students with a range of communication and study skills that can be used both in academia and in a vocational context;
  • provides for an effective academic progression route;
  • provides for an entry route into the tourism and hospitality industry.

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English Language Courses -  Level 1 Diploma in English Communication for Tourism and Hospitality QCF

Entry requirements

The entry requirements below are intended for guidance only as applicants may apply with a wide variety of backgrounds and qualifications.

CTH accredited centres will assess all applicants to ensure they are able to meet the demands of the course.

Applicant profile

Other students.

Recommended entry requirements

Completed full time secondary or high school education up to age 16.

Syllabus Overview:

Level 1 Diploma in English Communication for Tourism and Hospitality (Ofqual ref: 601/0054/0)

Candidates must achieve

  • All 3 mandatory units, providing 39 credits

i.e. a total of 39 credits

Min credit (Mandatory units): 39 Max credit (Mandatory units): 39
Min GLH for qualification: 150 Max GLH for qualification: 150
Mandatory units
Unit no. Unit title L CV GLH Ofqual no.
EWR English for working in a restaurant 1 13 50 J/504/9350
EWHT English for working in hotels and tourism 1 13 50 A/504/9359
TE Travel English 1 13 50 H/504/9386
Total 39 150

Click here to download the Level 1 Diploma in English Communication for Tourism and Hospitality Syllabus Overview.