IX Employability Skills

TEA Units of Study: TEKS "Knowledge and skills" subsections covered:

A. Employment skills B. Professional portfolio C. Career performance

  • (9) The student knows and understands the importance of employability skills and is able to explore and effectively plan for managing travel and tourism careers.
    • (A) identify behaviors necessary to be employable and maintain employment such as positive work ethics and positive personal qualities
    • (B) identify the training and education requirements that lead toward an appropriate certification for employment
    • (C) demonstrate skills related to seeking employment in the travel and tourism industry
    • (D) demonstrate proper interview techniques
    • (E) update a career portfolio
    • (I) interpret the effect of stress, fatigue, and anxiety on job performance
    • (J) complete required employment forms such as I-9, work visa, W-4, and licensures to meet employment requirements


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