Learning Hub

Welcome to the Fáilte Ireland Learning Hub. Here you will find resources to help you develop in your tourism career.

For expert guidance to assist you in your current role and extra tools to help you take the next step, the Fáilte Ireland Learning Hub is full of resources to support you in your professional journey.

At the end of each course, you will find recommendations on where to continue your learning journey with tailor-made 3rd Level courses online and across the country.

Click on a course title below and follow the instructions to set up an account and get started. 

Finance

Prepare and
Monitor Budgets

Completion time: 5 hours

In this course the budget may refer to an entire organisation, a department or a particular project or activity. It applies to senior personnel who operate independently or with limited guidance from others and who make a range of financial management decisions.

Sales & Marketing

Introduction to Digital Marketing

Completion time: 3 hours

This course provides an overview of the main components of Digital Marketing for tourism businesses so learners can understand the terms, what each component does and what could be used for their business.

Management & Support

Lead and
Manage People

Completion time: 4 hours

This course includes staff motivation theory, workplace applications and how to be a good leader. It explores the skills involved in management including setting a good example for staff, the importance of teams and how to manage them.

Sales & Marketing

Owned Media: SEO

Completion time: 3 hours

Search engine optimization (SEO) means having your site appear higher in search engine results. This is highly competitive in the tourism industry due to the many businesses competing for top lines. This course identifies the best practices of SEO.

Revenue Management

Managing the Hotel and Accommodation Revenue Function

Completion time: 4 hours

While dedicated revenue managers have a firm grasp on revenue management, it is often not well understood by Executives and General Management. This course has been designed specifically to help you understand how the revenue function should work.