Travel skills and training: News, features, video and resources

Welcome to Travel Weekly’s guide to training, skills and education in the UK travel industry.

The UK travel industry is supported by a range of education, skills and training initiatives that are aimed at supporting individuals working in travel, travel businesses and students looking to work in travel.

On this travel training page, Travel Weekly will provide the latest news on travel industry training as well as resources to help you understand and access travel skills and training resources. You can also give us your views in a training stream on our forum.

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Skills and training news

Skills and training features

Skills and training videos


Travel and Tourism Diploma website

Travel and Tourism Diploma websiteThe official site for the diploma is now live, featuring news, information, useful downloads, a careers section and more

People1st website

People1st logoThe Sector Skills Council for the Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism industries, ensuring that employers get the skills they need

ITT training section

Institute of Travel and Tourism logoThe Institute of Travel and Tourism is dedicated to developing and maintaining professional standards in the travel industry


TWacademyInteractive training from tourism boards and travel suppliers, including Worlds of Discovery, Tourism Ireland and Somak Holidays

Your views on training

Is the industry’s skill base strong enough? Does it need more graduates, and will plans for a new diploma help? Sound off on our forum

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