English for Tourism Level 1


The qualification is for candidates who wish to be able to communicate effectively, in spoken English, at a customer liaison level within the hospitality, travel and tourism industry. Candidates will be expected to have a general English proficiency equivalent to the Council of Europe’s Way stage Level (A2) and in addition will need to apply and use the special vocabulary, idiomatic expressions and abbreviations generally used in the travel and tourism industry. The qualification consists of two mandatory components, Level 1 Written English for Tourism (WEfT) and Level 1 Spoken English for Tourism (SEfT). These components are, however, also available as standalone qualifications.



The aims of this qualification are to enable candidates to:

< communicate effectively in English at customer liaison level for the hospitality, travel and tourism industry


Syllabus Topics

< Basic business reading comprehension in a tourism context

< Composing a simple business communication

< General spoken communication within a tourism context

< Understanding and processing tourism related information

< Tourism-related tasks

< Holiday and accommodation types

< Leisure and business travellers and tourists

< Methods of travel

< Job roles in the travel and tourism industries

< The specialist language of the tourism industry


Guided Learning Hours: 140 - 160


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