Tour Guiding & Travel Operations Program Offered at Jodan College of Technology

Diploma 2 years Fulltime Fee: Kshs 144,000 Intake: Ongoing

Diploma (Accredited by: KNEC)

About Tour Guiding & Travel Operations Diploma program.

This diploma program in Tour Guiding and Travel Operations at Jodan College of Technology has been designed to help students develop the skills and knowledge appropriate for an entry-level position within the tourism industry. Taken on-campus at Jodan College, this course will teach students a broad range of relevant industry knowledge combined with managerial skills to successfully operate or coordinate a travel operation. 

This Diploma in Tours and Travel Operations program offered at Jodan College helps you develop strong business management and communication skills, greatly enhancing your career opportunities within the industry. If you're looking for the chance to travel, work in interesting places, and earn a competitive salary while doing something you're truly passionate about, then this course will provide you with a strong foundation upon which you can build a thriving and successful career. 

This course will prepare students well for careers such as: 

  • Tour Agents 
  • Wildlife Conservationist 
  • Tourism Area Specialist 
  • Tour Consultant 

Objectives of Tour Guiding & Travel Operations

Tours and Travel Operations diploma graduates from Jodan College of Technology will be able to: 

  • Fully understand travel agency operations. 
  • Deal with tourists and colleagues in a professional manner. 
  • Manage the needs and requirements of different types of tourists. 
  • Comply with the legal requirements of the hospitality industry. 
  • Demonstrate the entrepreneurial skills required to set up their own travel agency. 

Tour Guiding & Travel Operations Course Subjects

  • Tour Agency Operations 
  • Introduction to Front Office 
  • Foreign Language
  • Communication Skills (Presentation and Public Speaking Skills) 
  • Web Design and Administration 
  • Basic Economics
  • Accounts 
  • Industry Exposure 
  • Principles of Supervision
  • Medical Tourism

About Jodan College of Technology

Jodan College of Technology is one of the leading higher education institutions with an exciting approach to tertiary education and training. Jodan College of Technology boasts modern state-of-the-art training facilities and a vibrant co-curriculum schedule for our students.

Started in 2008, Jodan College of Technology offers Craft, Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses ... read more

About KNEC

The Kenya National Examinations Council (KNEC) is the national body responsible for overseeing national examinations in Kenya, it is established under the Kenya National Examinations Council Act Cap 225A of the Laws of Kenya, in 1980. In 2012 this act was repealed and replaced with KNEC Act ... read more