The travel industry has evolved significantly over the past years but there is still a strong demand for travel professionals who have gone through formal education, know the industry inside and out and can provide expert advice.  Today’s Travel Counsellors provide their clients with peace of mind - not only do they book flights and accommodations, they also arrange and manage travel logistics, airport transfers, group arrangements, insurance, special needs and travel documentation as well.  

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • calgary

Program Highlights

Travel means more than just arriving at your final destination, it is about creating an unforgettable experience from beginning to end. In the Robertson College Calgary Travel Counsellor program, you will learn to provide expert advice to your clients on all aspects of their journey.

As part of the Travel Counsellor program at Robertson College, you will:

  • Be introduced to the hospitality industry
  • Learn to provide a comprehensive range of services including ground transportation bookings, domestic and international ticketing, hotel accommodation, marine travel, rail travel and more
  • Explore the travel agency setting and learn industry terminology, coverage and how to counsel customers
  • Develop basic computer and keyboarding skills
  • Earn your Certified Travel Counsellor (CTC) designation through the Association of Canadian Travel Counsellors (ACTA)

Travel Counsellor Program Practicum

You will have the opportunity to participate in a 1-week familiarization trip to experience for yourself the different aspects of the travel industry. Past destinations have included Cuba, Mexico, and Las Vegas.

You will also participate in a 4-week work practicum in a travel agency setting where you will gain valuable experience.

what you could be earning in less than one year$28,600 - $41,600wage data taken from:
program duration36 Weeks
  • Learn in small class settings which will provide you with a more interactive learning experience
  • Learn from instructors who have years of experience in the travel agency setting and hospitality industry
  • Multiple intake dates throughout the year means you can start the program whenever it is convenient for you - please contact us to find out the next start date
  • Earn your Certified Travel Counsellor (CTC) designation through the Association of Travel Counsellor (ACTA)
  • Lifetime career services are available to help you conduct a thorough job search and help connect you with employers in this field
  • Financial assistance is available for students who qualify

This program is recognized by the Association of Canadian Travel Counsellors (ACTA)

Let’s Get Started

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