Basic Cruise Line Sales and Operations Certificate


The Basic Cruise Line Sales and Operations Certificate provides students with a career path for attaining the communication skills, practical knowledge, and technical training necessary for pursuing a career in cruise line sales and operations. Students completing this certificate will develop a basic understanding of the cruise line operations and the sales, security, and service requirements necessary to work in the cruise industry. To earn this certificate, complete the required courses as listed with a grade of C or better. At least 50% of all major course work must be completed at Cypress College.

Required Courses are listed in suggested sequence (18 units):
ATC 101 CIntroduction to Travel Careers3
ATC 102 CCareer Communication/Portfolio3
ATC 123 C Travel Sales and Tour Operations3
ATC 174 CDestinations: Americas/Europe3
or ATC 175 C Destinations: Africa/Pacific
ATC 182 CCultural Tourism3
or ATC 183 C Customer Care: Airline/Travel
ATC 223 C Cruise Line Sales and Operations3
Total Units18