Portobello Institute has been developing professionals for the Travel and Tourism sector for more than 25 years. Our recognized qualifications range from Level 5 to Level 9 and have been specifically designed to prepare you with the knowledge and skills for your chosen career. We have proven we know how to open employment opportunities for you in this evolving industry.
Our undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in Aviation Management have been developed for those wishing to lead in the aviation sector. These programmes launch in Autumn 2021.
If you want to qualify as a tour guide or become a qualified member of cabin crew, we have QQI Level 5 and QQI Level 6 courses for you.
We are dedicated to helping you achieve your goals. We have developed multiple delivery modes for our courses, ensuring there is an option to suit your individual needs. You can fit your study around your work and home life. We believe that real life learning opportunities are invaluable in preparing you for your career.
Portobello has developed a work placement programme with a strong network of travel and tourism contacts to benefit you. The work placement programme allows you to develop both your skills and confidence. Graduate feedback has found that these are key elements for gaining employment in the travel and tourism industry.
That first-hand experience and insight is vital for your skill development, but it has also directly led to employment for many of our past students. A significant number of our graduates work for companies such as Guinness Storehouse, Cassidy Travel, Corporate Travel Services, Aer Lingus and Ryanair.
Portobello Institute offers one-to-one support for each student to guide you through your course. Our programme management and tutoring team are passionate about helping you achieve your goals. They have been carefully chosen based on their qualifications and practical experience because you haven’t done this before, but they have and they know the way forward.