Recreation service agent

You can choose to study after 10 or 12 grades (duration of studies – 3 or 2 years).

The training programme is aimed at preparing the agents of recreation services able to prepare and sell active and passive recreation services, be engaged in the individual activity of supply of recreation services. The Centre is aimed at providing vocational competencies and general skills meeting the needs of the employers and allowing the flexible adaptation to varying labour market requirements.

To pursue these aims, in theoretical courses, the agents of recreation services are taught the establishment of the needs of recreation services, preparation and sale of recreation services/products.

The apprenticeship is carried out in hotels, rest-houses, accommodation and catering companies and tourism agencies. Duration of practice – 600 hours.

The following skills are solidified and improved during the practice: preparation and sale of active and passive recreation services, engagement in individual activity of provision of recreation services, preparation of drafts of leisure activity organisation, preparation of the plan of actions of provision of recreation services, formation of the order of recreation services.

The vocational readiness of the student, who passed the entire training programme, is demonstrated by the results of competency assessment examination which evaluates the competencies and general skills laid out in the curriculum.  The composition of the commission of competency assessment examinations, organisation and the procedure of the issue of documents are regulated by the Ministry of Education and Science.

The graduate is provided with the qualification of recreation service agent.

After completing the training programme of recreation service agent, it is possible to continue studies according to the study programme of hospitality management (at St. Ignatius of Loyola College).

 

Description of qualification

 

The qualification of recreation service agent is necessary in order to work in companies providing recreation services, design and provide recreation organisation services individually, cooperate in projects and programmes aimed at recreation and organisation of recreational activity.

The person, who acquired the qualification of recreation service agent, shall:

  • be able to collect information on the needs of holidaymakers, evaluate the possibilities of organisation of recreational activity;

  • know the documents of sale of recreation activities/products, marketing tools of recreation services/products, new recreation services and their effectiveness;

  • know how to compose a plan of actions together with providers of recreation services, distribute the works, cooperate with providers of recreation activities and clients, prepare the package of recreation services.

The following personal properties are necessary for the recreation service agent: fairness, personal responsibility, accountability, attentiveness, diligence, creativeness, individuality, helpfulness, communication, ability to make decisions, attentiveness and seek to improve.

The persons, who acquire the qualification of recreation service agent, can work in companies providing recreation services, design and provide recreation organisation services individually, cooperate in projects and programmes aimed at recreation and organisation of recreational activity.