Why Study With Us?
We welcome ALL those motivated to start training for a rewarding and exciting career in the Travel and Tourism industry. This includes students who are funded by Second Career.
Travel College Canada is a Private Career College which was created to meet the needs of adult learners who need to be trained and employed as quickly as possible. A recent study has shown graduate employment success rate is considerably higher with Private Career Colleges compared to graduates from Community Colleges.
Three Main Reasons To Study With Us
- Our diploma programs are endorsed by the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA). This endorsement indicates that our diploma programs exceed the minimum requirements for entering the travel industry.
- We have been nurturing relationships with employers for over 25 years. This helps increase employment opportunities for our TICO certified graduates
- We train for successful employment. Our programs are designed to help students meet the highest industry standards in order to have successful and sustainable careers.
1. Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or successful completion of High School, College and or University.
2. If you are 18 years or older (mature student status) and do not have a High School diploma or GED, an Admissions Test is provided by Travel College Canada.
Benefits of Choosing Travel College Canada
|Accelerated Programs: By choosing Travel College Canada you can graduate with a diploma in 4-8 months (depending on the program of choice) which is significantly less time than Community Colleges that can take up to two years.|
|Career Focused Education: At Travel College Canada we focus on getting our graduates employed. Over the years we have nurtured relationships with an extensive network of reputable well established employment partners many of whom call or email priority notice of upcoming employment opportunities.|
|Credibility: Travel College Canada is a registered Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005, thus subject to annual registration and audits to ensure the College operates in compliance. Diploma programs are endorsed by the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA).|
|Experienced Teachers: Travel College Canada instructors are carefully selected for their extensive knowledge and experience in the travel and tourism industry. Many of our instructors have over 20 years of experience in the field.|
|Smaller Class Sizes: Our comfortable study atmosphere provides personalized attention and assistance to each student in the class.|
|National Industry Designations:We encourage our graduates to work towards one or both national travel industry designations CTC (Certified Travel Counsellor) and CTM (Certified Travel Manager). Travel College Canada graduates have several advantages. Graduates have reduced fees for the knowledge examination and lower program fees to enroll in certification programs. Our graduates also have the option to write the CTC or CTM exam immediately whereas non-endorsed travel program graduates have to wait for the twice a year sitting.|
|TICO Prep Exam Preparation Course: We provide a free TICO exam preparation course and proctoring at no charge for students (the TICO exam fee is not included. It is paid directly to TICO by the student).|
|True Colors® Workshop: True Colors is a psychology based self-assessment program which enables the participant to learn more about their temperament type. This helps increase self-confidence & self esteem essential to personal and professional success.|
|Additional E-Learning Training Courses: We are pleased to have built excellent working relationships with travel suppliers who allow us to offer our students free “travel agent training courses” ranging from two to four hours. Upon successful completion, the student will earn a certificate provided by the travel supplier which helps increase job opportunities.|
|Career Planning Workshop & Job Search Assistance: Student will learn how to create effective resumes and cover letters; prepare for interviews and understand the job search process.|
|Discount on TTC (Toronto Transit Commission) Metro Pass and Go Transit.|