Sector review

The Travel, Tourism, Hospitality and Catering industry includes hotels, dining and drinking, entertainment and attractions such as museums, theme parks and sports facilities.

Our extensive sector review included:

  • detailed interviews with over 145 stakeholders
  • focussed discussions with 279 learners
  • a technical review of qualifications
  • an international review
  • and an online questionnaire

Findings of the review

Qualifications Manager, Lisa Mitchell, explains the outcomes of the Travel, Tourism, Hospitality and Catering sector review:


The information and evidence we gathered through our extensive sector review has informed the findings that are presented in the 'Going Places' report.

This is available as a full report, executive report, international review report, and learner engagement report:


Sector review and findings

Executive Summary


International Review Report


Learner Engagement Report

Hospitality & Catering consultation

Our sector review identified some issues with the structure and range of the existing Hospitality and Catering qualifications offered in Wales.

Therefore, we've launched a national conversation to give the people of Wales a chance to have their say on proposals for new Hospitality and Catering qualifications.

Find out more and take part in the consultation to share your views - Have your say - Qualifications Wales.