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 Effective January 2009, ACTA offers four levels of Endorsement:

  • Two Star...
  • Three Star..
  • Four Star...
  • Five Star...,

Similar to hotel star rating systems, a travel program receives stars based on the number of inclusions it offers, for example:  travel services specific curriculum hours, field placement, live GDS training.

If a travel program does not meet all the criteria for Full Endorsement then Provisional Endorsement (P) may be granted for a maximum of two years, while they works towards satisfying the additional criteria.

CANADIAN TOURISM COLLEGE, Surrey
CANADIAN TOURISM COLLEGE, Vancouver
CDI COLLEGE, Vancouver
DOUGLAS COLLEGE
MTI COMMUNITY COLLEGE
   

CANADIAN TOURISM COLLEGE, Surrey

Travel & Tourism Advanced Diploma

#320-10362 King George Blvd
Surrey, BC   V3T 2W5
Phone: 604-582-1122
Toll-Free 1-800-668-9301
Fax: 604-583-4092
Email: surrey@tourismcollege.com
Website: www.tourismcollege.com

 

Canadian Tourism College is the first Travel & Tourism College to be accredited by the Private Post Secondary Education Commission of British Columbia. The Advanced Diploma program is recognized on a national level for the degree of training provided. Students are taught comprehensive advanced training in airline tariff and ticketing, product and destination awareness and in-depth travel sales and marketing, domestic and international procedures to prepare them for a wide variety of tourism-related occupations.

Four week work experience training is provided. Group Travel: Design & Marketing, Live Sabre Red and LIVE Galileo  airline reservation systems are studied as part of the diploma program. Student loans, scholarships, grants and payment plans are available for eligible applicants. 

 
 

CANADIAN TOURISM COLLEGE, Vancouver

Travel & Tourism Advanced Diploma

1755 West Broadway
Ste. 501
Vancouver, BC  V6J 4S5
Phone: 604-736-8000
Fax: 604-731-9819
Email: vancouver@tourismcollege.com
Website: www.tourismcollege.com

 

The Five Star Advanced Diploma program is recognized on a national level for the degree of training provided. Students are taught comprehensive advanced training in airline tariff and ticketing, product and destination awareness and in-depth travel sales and marketing, domestic and international procedures to prepare them for a wide variety of tourism-related occupations. Live Sabre Red and Live Galileo airline reservation systems are studied as part of the diploma program. Student loans, scholarships, grants and payment plans are available for eligible applicants.
 

CDI COLLEGE, Vancouver Travel & Tourism Certificate Program
 

200-789 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC  V6C 1H2
Phone: 604-685-8585
Fax: 604-685-2422
Website: www.cdicollege.com

 

Turn your passion for travel into an exciting career in seven short months!! The travel and tourism industry is the largest employment sector in the world and it offers many travel-related rewards.  The Travel and Tourism program combines technical computer training with the necessary sales skills for a career-focused education.  You will learn to operate the two main computer reservation systems used in Canadian travel agencies; Apollo and SABRE.  

In addition, you will learn about worldwide destinations, cruises, ticketing & tariffs, sales & marketing and travel agency operations.  After graduation, you can successfully compete for jobs at tour operating companies, airlines, travel agencies, cruise companies, tourism bureaus, hotels and car rental companies.
 

DOUGLAS COLLEGE

Travel & Tourism Certificate Program

P.O. Box 2503, 700 Royal Ave.
New Westminster, BC  V3L 5B2
Phone: 604-527-5446
Fax: 604-527-5629

 

The Continuing Education Department of the Faculty of Commerce and Business Administration offers a Part-Time Travel and Tourism Certificate Program. Instruction is thirteen hours per week, offered Tuesdays and Thursdays 6.30 - 9.30 pm, and Saturdays 8.30 am - 4.30 pm. This flexible program can be completed in one year although students have up to two years to complete.

 

MTI COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Tourism and Travel Program

370-220 Cambie Street
Vancouver, BC   V6B 2M9

Phone: 604-682-6020
Fax: 604-682-6468

 

MTI Community College Vancouver offers Travel and Tourism Diploma program is recognized by ACTA at the national level. Our program offers students an opportunity to achieve a level of academic education and skills, which meet the needs of the tourism industry both in Canada and worldwide.

The program extensively covers areas of airline and airport operations, online computer reservation and ticketing, E-commerce and E-ticketing, insurance, travel and business management, world tourism geography, rail transportation, cruises, car rentals, hotel front desk administration, customer relations and super hosts. Students who successfully complete the course would be eligible to write the CTC Knowledge Exam and provincial insurance exam that are more readily becoming mandatory components in the tourism industry.

The program is delivered in a classroom setting and also involves practical field trips to reinforce the classroom theory. The program is taught by CTC designated instructors with experience in the Travel & Tourism industry. The college has campuses in Vancouver, Burnaby, Surrey, Coquitlam and Chilliwack.