About Visitor Economy Passport Scheme

This is an exciting new initiative aimed at all level 2 and 3 students taking Visitor Economy related courses. It is a collaboration between the 7 City Region Further Education Colleges, the LEP and People 1st. The Passport is aimed at encouraging students to develop skills in customer service, destination awareness and foreign languages as well as improving punctuality and attendanceĀ so they are able to meet employer needs.

The scheme will guarantee students quality work experience, a job interview or a full time job. Students will have the option to achieve either a bronze, silver or gold passport standard.

To show their support and participation in the inititative, employers will have the chance to sign the VE Passport Scheme Employer Charter.