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Full Time Endorsed Programs in Ontario

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 may be granted for a maximum of two years, while they works towards satisfying the additional criteria.

ALGONQUIN CAREERS ACADEMY-Ottawa
ALGONQUIN COLLEGE
CANADIAN CENTRE FOR SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Operates Travel College Canada
CENTENNIAL COLLEGE (Progress Campus)
CONESTOGA COLLEGE
CONFEDERATION COLLEGE
FANSHAWE COLLEGE
HUMBER COLLEGE (P)
IBT COLLEGE OF BUSINESS TRAVEL & TOURISM TECHNOLOGY (P)
LA CITE COLLEGIALE
MOHAWK COLLEGE
SENECA COLLEGE
SHERIDAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND ADVANCED LEARNING
WESTERVELT COLLEGE

 ALGONQUIN CAREERS ACADEMY (OTTAWA)

Travel Counselling
Travel Counsellor

1830 Bank Street
Ottawa, ON   K1V 7Y6
Phone: 613-722-7811
Toll-Free: 1-888-722-7818
Fax: 613-722-4494
Website: www.algonquinacademy.com


Industry recognized. The travel and tourism industry offers a host of employment opportunities in a market which is continuing to expand. Our Travel Counsellor Program is offered Full-Time, Part-Time and Evenings. The highlights of this program are short concentrated course, excellent job placement assistance, and small class sizes. All computer training is done using “state of the art” programs and financial assistance may be available if you qualify for student loans.

ALGONQUIN COLLEGE

Tourism & Travel Program

1385 Woodroffe Ave.
Ottawa, ON   K2G 1V8
Phone: 613-727-4723
Toll-Free 1-800-565-4723
Fax: 613-727-7670
Website: www.algonquincollege.com/hospitality


This two-year program is designed to develop the multifaceted skills required to work in the retail travel industry. Emphasis is placed on automation skills, ticketing procedures, fare assessment, product knowledge, selling techniques and customer relations.

CANADIAN CENTRE FOR SKILLS DEVELOPMENT Operates Travel College Canada

International Travel & Tourism

International Tourism Management

16 Spadina Road, Ste. 201
Toronto ON   M5R 2S7
Phone: 416-481-2265
Fax: 416-487-5428
Email: info@travelcollege.ca
Website: www.travelcollege.ca


Diploma programs at Travel College Canada give students a competitive edge when entering one of the world's most rewarding and exciting industries. Employers value employees who are highly trained; knowledgeable; and possess excellent communication, sales and customer service skills, these will be learned at Travel College Canada.

Travel College Canada has an excellent reputation for providing quality programs and exceptional student and graduate support services.

An extensive network of employment partners for over 29 years results in consistently high graduate employment rates. Optional co-op placement and Lifetime Job Search Assistance gives Travel College Canada studetns the competitive edge in today's travel and tourism industry. Thousands of graduates now enjoy successful careers in the Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Industry. For more information on career opportunities in the field of travel and tourism, please visit www.travelcollege.ca.

Canadian Centre for Skills Development customizes training is available for Tour Operators, Travel Agencies, Associations, Tourist Boards, Industry Professionals, and host travel agencies for their home based agents.

We look forward to providing you with a great training experience, please contact us today.
 

CENTENNIAL COLLEGE (Progress Campus)

Tourism & Travel Counsellor

940 Progress Ave
Room E2-18
Box 631, STN A
Toronto, ON M1G 3T5

Phone: 416-289-5000
Fax: 416-289-5357


Centennial College offers both a fulltime day program and a part-time evening program focused on retail travel counselling.
 

CONESTOGA COLLEGE, Waterloo Campus 

Hospitality and Tourism

108 University Avenue East
Waterloo, Ontario N2J 2W2
Phone: 519-885-0300
Toll Free: 1-866-463-4484
Website: www.conestogac.on.ca


The Conestoga College  program provides students with an overview of the hospitality, travel and tourism industry along with entry-level management skills for this very diverse and integrated industry. Students will receive a broad base of business and entrepreneur skills ensuring a strong understanding of financial, customer service, marketing, and the human resources aspects of the industry.

CONFEDERATION COLLEGE

Tourism-Travel and Eco-Adventure

1450 Nakina Drive
PO Box 398
Thunder Bay, ON P7C 4W1
Phone: 807-473-3795
Fax: 807-473-3743
Website: www.confederationc.on.ca/tourism


Tourism and Travel-Adventure and Ecotourism is a distinctive hybrid travel and tourism program, which provides the student with in class training, on-the-job experience via our cooperative education work placement program, utilizes the great outdoors as an ideal environment for practical learning, and gives you the opportunity to experience another culture by travelling abroad

Travel & Tourism Program

117 Eglinton Ave East, 3rd Floor
Toronto, ON  M4P 1H4
Phone: 416-480-2164
Fax: 416-480-2250


A comprehensive program covering all aspects of the travel industry necessary to obtain entry level positions with tour wholesalers, travel agencies and other industry suppliers. Course content includes: Travel Fundamentals, Tours and Cruises, Travel Components, Tariffs and Ticketing, Agency Operations, Selling and Communications, Apollo, Sabre and our "Pre-Employment Readiness Module."

FANSHAWE COLLEGE

Tourism & Travel Program

1001 Fanshawe Blvd,
PO Box 7005
London, ON N5Y 5R6
Phone: 519-452-4430
Fax: 519-452-4454
Website: www.fanshawec.ca/tourism


Fanshawe College offers a two-year Ontario College Diploma and Co-operative Education program offered in 4 academic semesters and 1 co-op term. Customer Sales and Service, Flights and Fares, Group Tour Management, Industry Insight, Global Distribution Systems and International Field Study are among the exciting career-related courses a student will explore. Graduates of this well-respected program go on to work in retail travel agencies, with airline or tour companies, resorts and hotels, tourist attractions, visitor and convention centers and the list goes on.
 

HUMBER COLLEGE

1) Tourism & Management Diploma (P)
2) Travel & Tourism Travel Agency Certificate

205 Humber College Blvd.
Toronto, ON  M9W 5L7
Phone: 416-675-6622
Fax: 416-675-3062
Website: http://hospitality.humber.ca/


Travel & Tourism Diploma Program
: A leading edge curriculum providing skills for a wide range of supervisory and operational jobs in the tourism field. Graduates will be trained on a wide range of industry technologies and e-commerce management functions. Dedicated technology labs give student "hands-on" experience using both simulated and real-time industry models for airline, tour operators and retail travel agency networks. Students may focus on retail or wholesale tour operations by selecting specific courses of interest as they move into their final two semesters.

The Travel Agency Operations Online certificate program has been designed for mature individuals who wish to enter into a mainly retail aspect of the travel industry. Courses offered in this program will prepare individuals for employment in the travel agencies, consolidators and airlines. Emphasis will be on those specific skills required by the competent travel professional. The online delivery offers an opportunity to complete this program on your own schedule.

IBT COLLEGE OF BUSINESS TRAVEL & TOURISM
TECHNOLOGY
(P)

Travel & Tourism Program

50 St. Clair Avenue East, 4th Floor
Toronto, ON   M4T 1M9
Phone: 416-963-1211
Fax: 416-963-4316


Practical, hands-on instruction is at the core of this comprehensive diploma program.  Students gain the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in a variety of fields within the Travel industry.  Co-op placement and Job Search training give IBT College students the competitive edge in their new career.
 

LA CITÉ COLLÉGIALE

Tourisme et Voyages programme

801, Promenade de l'Aviation
Ottawa, ON   K1K 4R3
Phone: 613-742-2493
Fax: 613-742-2456


Ce programme, menant à l'obtention d'un diplôme, permet d'acquérir les connaissances et les habilités nécessaires pour travailler dans le domaine du tourisme. Les apprenants peuvent mettre leurs connaissances à l'épreuve grâce à des exercices concrets, à des simulations et à un stage en milieu de travail.

MOHAWK COLLEGE

Tourism & Travel Program

PO BOX 2034
Hamilton, ON  L8N 3T2
Phone: 905-575-1212
Fax: 905-575-2319
   


If you’re interested in pursuing a future in the tourism industry, Mohawk College’s School of Business is your passport!

You will gain a solid foundation in the principles of the tourism industry as well as general business skills.  The Tourism and Travel program is an excellent path to a career in international work and travel.  This program is highly interactive and features an exceptionally valuable two-week work placement.

Program Highlights

  • Build a strong foundation of Tourism knowledge
  • Develop communication, business and computer skills
  • Explore the World through Toursim

Contact: Professor; Tourism & Travel Program Coordinator edward.strauch@mohawkcollege.ca

SENECA COLLEGE Tourism & Travel Program10 Allstate Parkway
Markham, ON   L3R 5Y1Phone:416-491-5050Fax:905-940-9324Websitewww.senecac.on.ca/tourism



The curriculum is designed to encourage students to develop skills, knowledge and behaviours required to work in the leisure, cruse and corporate travel sector. The program's history of graduate success is due in part to the emphasis that is placed on the development of skills that are valued by employers in this dynamic and expanding industry.

Students in the Leisure and Corporate Travel Option will complete a field placement practicum in the fourth semester. As an alternative, students meeting the 3.0 Grade Point Average and further requirements can apply to a co-op work term.
 

SHERIDAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY AND ADVANCED
LEARNING

Tourism & Travel Program

1430 Trafalgar Rd.
Oakville, ON   L6H 2L1
Phone: 905-845-9430
Fax: 905-845-4174


Sheridan offers a two-year , full-time Tourism and Travel diploma program. The focus of our comprehensive, leading-edge curriculum, technological training,  and practical experience in our ‘live’ Apollo/Galileo Travel Lab is on the preparation of skilled and knowledgeable graduates who can assume roles as junior travel consultants.  However, the depth of instruction and the experiences provided offer  other students the opportunity to pursue entry-level positions and careers in many sectors of the industry including airline companies, tour operators, hotels, cruise lines and tourist boards. 
 

WESTERVELT COLLEGE

Travel & Tourism Program

1060 Wellington Rd.
London, ON   N6E 3W5
Phone: 519-668-2000
Toll Free: 1-877-668-2001
Fax: 519-668-1616
E-mail: info@westerveltcollege.com



Our ACTA four-star endorsed, 6 month diploma program assures that Westervelt’s Tourism & Travel  program meets/exceeds the highest standards set by the Travel Industry.  Curriculum includes: World Destinations, Airline Tariffs/Ticketing, Marine/Ground/Rail Transportation, Insurance and Sabre/Apollo automation.  Westervelt College was founded in 1885 by J.W. Westervelt and has provided quality education to over 49 000 graduates.