8,000 vacancies in the tourism industry.

The tourism industry currently has over 8000 vacancies. Students in the county are being encouraged to consider the hospitality industry as a career option. The Institute of Technology in Tralee still has places available on Hospitality and Tourism Courses. Walk-in interviews have been organized for next week. The courses offer qualifications from Fetac and Hetac which are recognised internationally. All courses are grant assisted by Fáilte Ireland.