Home Based Travel Professional
Non-Vocational Certificate Program

About the Program

Our Home Based Travel Professional program is ideal for new agents and those who appreciate value in skills upgrading. Build your knowledge – Build your business. Well-rounded course content has been carefully designed to include “must know” essentials for a Home Based Travel Professional. Knowledge delivered through the program increases one’s self-confidence, which results in higher sales and successful business.

Courses in this program include:

  1. Overview of the Global Travel & Tourism Industry
  2. Travel Documentation E.g. Passports, Visas, Health;Entry, and Re-Entry Requirements
  3. Professional Selling
  4. Exceptional Customer Care
  5. Travel Insurance
  6. Vacation Packages – Organized Tours
  7. Vacation Packages – All Inclusive
  8. Cruise Line Industry
  9. Airline Industry and Booking Procedures

Also included are Workbook/Assignment

We have spoken to literally hundreds of home based travel agents who list the following as the things they most love about being self employed:

Program Prerequisite

There is no minimum prerequisite other than a strong interest in learning about and developing skills on this topic.

Program Format

This certificate program is offered through distance education.

Program Duration

160 hours – The student has up to 52 weeks to complete the program however, we encourage the student to complete sooner when possible.

Program Fee

C$975.00, including program materials (tax receipt is issued). Please add C$35.00 for shipping and handling to your program fee.

How to Register

Email: info@travelcollege.ca and request the Enrolment Contract and secure banking instructions to arrange for a bank transfer for payment of fees which is due in full at time of program enrolment.

From the date the college receives the completed and signed Enrolment Contract, a copy of the pre-requisite and full payment, please allow approx. thirty days for processing registration and ordering of program materials. Program materials will be sent by X-Press Post, please allow up to 10 days for delivery.  The student should be prepared to start immediately after receiving program materials.