ATHE Level 4 Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism

Prepare for an exciting career in the Hospitality industry through the online Hotel Management course.

Students on our online Hospitality Management program will undertake a Level 4/5 240-credit course, designed to prepare students with the skills needed to be a competent employee in the Hospitality industry. During the Hotel Management program, students will have the ability to access tutor support and webinars, a social learning forum, and additional materials to help in the completion of their diploma.

Each module consists of 40 guided learning hours of material with an additional 30-50 hours worth of optional materials that comprise of recommended exercises, recommended readings, Internet resources, and self-testing exercises.

Upon passing the online assessments and written assignments, students will be awarded a ATHE diploma and will be able to top up to a bachelor’s degree.

Awarding Body

United Kingdom


6-9 Months
(see duration section)

Start Date

All Year Around

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Food and Beverage Operations, Students will gain an understanding of the processes involved in food and beverage operations, including practical aspects of food and beverage production and service.

Food Safety and Hygiene, Students will understand the need to comply with regulations and effectively manage procedures for ensuring food safety.

Hospitality and Hotel Housekeeping, Students will understand the role of the housekeeping department within a hospitality setting. This unit will identify the importance of the housekeeping department and the impact it has on the hospitality operation.

Customer Service, Students will be able to understand the importance of a customer focused hospitality establishment in a competitive environment by carrying out research on customers’ requirements and expectations. Students will also gain skills to deliver excellent customer service and evaluate the benefits of exceeding customers’ expectations.

Front Office Operations, Students will understand the role of the front office department within a hospitality setting. This unit will identify the importance of the front office department and the impact it has on the overall hospitality operation.

Introduction to Finance, Students will understand the principles of costing within hospitality and the contents of key financial statements used, along with the basic accounting techniques used to produce and analyse them.

Global Tourism and Hospitality, Students will understand the size and scope of the global tourism and hospitality industry. The unit examines the influences that affect it and the growth of its brands within international markets.

Marketing, Students will be able to understand the key principles of the marketing concept and relate the role of the marketing mix to the hospitality industry. Students will understand the marketing cycle and be able to devise a promotional campaign.

Employee Engagement, Students will understand the concept of employee engagement and the key components. Students will be able to assess how employee engagement can have an impact on the overall business performance by introducing specific strategies and practices.

Training and CPD, Students will be able to use different methods for identifying the need for training in a hospitality setting. Students will understand how individuals learn in different ways and the importance of selecting the most effective training method. Students will then be able to plan, design, deliver and evaluate the effectiveness of a training session or program. The students will also be introduced to the concept of Continuous Professional Development and the need and relevance for it in a hospitality setting.

ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma in Management for Travel and Tourism

To complete the ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management, it will take 6-9 months.

Entry to ATHE Level 5 Extended Diploma in Management

  • To enrol in a Level 4 course, you must be at least 18 and have a full secondary education. Before enroling in Level 5, you must complete Level 4.
Total Programme Fee

ATHE Level 4 Extended Diploma for Travel and Tourism (15-18 months) – $975

The enrollment for the programmes happens all year around. Please see the following enrollment schedule.

  • 13th November, 2017
  • 11th December, 2017
  • 8th January, 2018
  • 12th February, 2018
  • 12th March, 2018
  • 9th April, 2018
  • 14th May, 2018
  • 11th June, 2018
  • 16th July, 2018
  • 13th August, 2018
  • 10th September, 2018
  • 8th October, 2018
  • 12th November, 2018
  • 10th December, 2018

Please fill in online application.

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