Certificate II in Holiday Parks and Resorts
- Course Code
- Course Type
- Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Apprenticeship / Traineeship
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Full Time: One YearPart Time: One Year
- Course Cost
- For an individual quotation of fees payable, please visit your nearest campus of GippsTAFE. Click Here for further information regarding Fees and Charges.
- Study Modes
- Full time; Part Time (Day); Flexible
- Starting Date
- February 2013
- February 2013
Phone: (03) 5120 4572
Fax: 1300 094 661
Post: PO Box 3279, GMC 3841
Course OverviewLike working with holiday makers and other travellers? A career in caravan park operations can offer a healthy outdoor lifestyle as well as the opportunity to be a part of the vibrant tourism industry. With growing demand from Australian and international tourists, it is becoming increasingly necessary for caravan parks to improve the skills of their staff and create the ideal holiday environment.
This course will give you the skills to work effectively in a caravan park to carry out a range of activities, usually with a tourism/administration focus, or a grounds and maintenance focus. Ideal for small caravan park situations. Once you've completed the course, you could go on to develop your skills further by gaining additional qualifications.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon successful completion of this course students will be eligible to receive the Certificate II in Holiday Parks and Resorts.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)Many GippsTAFE courses offer Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Click to learn more about RPL and how it can benefit you.
Employment ProspectsWork at a small caravan park.
Continue on with the Certificate III in Holiday Parks and Resorts.
Entry RequirementsCurrently employed in the caravan industry (full time) as a trainee. * Common units are able to be undertaken which can allow you to gain employment into the industry.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
AssessmentAssessment includes practical demonstrations, problem solving, documents/folio, critical incident reports, journals, oral presentations, interviews, case studies, projects, group discussions, examinations and the collection of specimens.
Opportunities For Further Study
Can prospective students enrol in individual units?Yes.
||Plan and organise daily work
||Work with colleagues and customers
||Follow health safety and security procedures
||Develop and update hospitality industry knowledge or
||Develop and update tourism industry knowledge or
||Develop and update caravan industry knowledge
Seven (7) units selected from one or more of the following areas of the Caravan Package:
- Caravan Park Office
- Parks, Grounds and Maintenance
- General Administration
- Financial Administration
- Computer Technology
- Supporting Technical Skills
- Health, Hygiene, Safety and Security