Hospitality & Tourism

Year-round (except July)

Group bookings only
12-17 year olds

Hospitality and tourism are among the fastest growing and most important industries in the world. This thought-provoking and insightful programme develops students’ abilities to identify and analyse the challenges of hospitality and tourism-related activities and their impact on the local economy, society and environment. In addition to class-based tuition, students will also undertake work experience with local companies and attend seminars. The programme also includes local visits in and around Edinburgh, full-day excursions to other cities on Saturdays and a selection of evening activities.

Along with a selection of general English topics for the tuition, workshops will have a specific focus on hospitality and tourism.

Work experience includes the following:

  • Preparation
  • Health & Safety
  • Questions & Answers
  • Working with a local company
  • Role Play

Topics and research includes:

  • Hotel Industry – the market in Edinburgh
  • Grading and facilities
  • Recruitment
  • Competition
  • Rules and Regulations

Your activity programme

You will have fun on our activities…and you will learn English as well!

Our specially trained activity staff will make sure you get all the information that you need on a destination and also that your time there is used as well as possible.

We include drama and team games in our activities to lighten the mood and keep you interested.

Some particular places of interest you may visit are as follows;
National Gallery
Arthur’s Seat
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Castle
Camera Obscura

The evening activities are great fun and a perfect chance to relax with friends;
Witchery Tour
Quiz Night
Cinema Night

Sample Programme


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