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People 1st publications

People 1st AACS LMI (2010)

Sector Skills Assessment for the UK Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism Sector (2010)

    State of the Nation Report 2010 (Executive summary (2010): Northern Ireland; Scotland; Wales)

    People 1st industry profiles (2009)

    • Food and service management
    • Gambling
    • Holiday centres and self-catering accommodation
    • Hospitality services
    • Hostels
    • Hotels
    • Pubs, bars and nightclubs
    • Restaurants
    • Travel and tourist services
    • Visitor attractions

    National and regional Skills Needs Assessments (2009)

    Skills Priorities for the Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism Sector (2009)

    Careers in the Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism Sector for Successful Young Apprentices (2009)


      Useful websites

      International Centre for Tourism and Hospitality Research - The International Centre for Tourism and Hospitality Research at Bournemouth University has details of a wide variety of local, national and international research undertaken by the centre.

      Prospects -The section of the Prospects website entitled 'Hospitality' details the past, present and future issues of the sector, lists key roles and occupations as well as case studies and further contacts for the sector.

      People1st – the Sector Skills Council for hospitality, leisure, travel & tourism

      British Hospitality Association – the national trade association for hotels, restaurants and caterers

      The Gambling Commission – regulatory body for the gambling industry

      ABTA – the national trade association for travel

      UKSP – guide to career pathways, employers and job opportunities in the hospitality, leisure, travel and tourism sector