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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.

TRAVEL COLLEGE CANADA Operated by Canadian Centre for Skills Development 

International Travel & Tourism

International Tourism Management

700 Lawrence Ave. West (Lawrence Square) Suite 428
Toronto ON   M6A 3B4
Phone: 416-481-2265
Fax: 416-487-5428
Email: info@travelcollege.ca
Website: www.travelcollege.ca

Travel College Canada is a unique "Boutique" private career college specializing in adult education and the travel and tourism industry for over 25 years * operated by Canadian Centre for Skills Development.

Registered and approved as a Private Career College under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2015 by the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development (MAESD)

Approved by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) and Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Development as a Designated Learning Institution authorized to accept International Students.

Our diploma programs are endorsed by the prestigious Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA), the national association that certifies and designates travel professionals across Canada. Graduates of Travel College Canada receive credits toward the professional designations CTC (Certified Travel Counsellor), and CTM (Certified Travel Manager) recognized by employers locally and abroad.

At the Travel College Canada, faculty and management care about you, and help support your career goal to achieve success in the travel and tourism industry.

We believe in Cooperative Learning. Our style of teaching includes a blending of essential theory, exploratory research, interactive hands-on approach, and role-plays that engage and inspire students to excel with confidence.

Graduate employment rate at Travel College Canada is consistently in the high 90% attributed in large part to our well-nurtured, professional relationships with a wide variety of reputable, well established travel employers.

Thousands of graduates of Travel College Canada are successfully employed as Home Based Travel Professionals; at airports; with airlines, travel agencies and tour operators; on-board cruise ships; and variety of specialty travel companies serving niche markets.

To maximize employment opportunities, ensure job readiness, and success, we provide many additional services free of charge for our students, including our specially designed TICO Pre Exam Prep Courses and exam proctoring.

Corporate Services: Professional training, workshops, Key Note Address, marketing, and business consulting services is available to the travel industry.
 

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 Management Program

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


Turn Your "Adventure of a Lifetime" into a Lifetime Career!

Trekking the mountains to Machu Picchu, tasting the local cuisine in Paris, guiding a canoe trip through northwest Ontario's great outdoors, touring the Caribbean on a luxury cruise ship. Many dream of these once-in-a-lifetime adventures. But you can live it after graduatng from Confederation College's Tourism-Travel and Eco-Adventure two-year diploma program.

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-Global Travel Program

4180 Duke of York Blvd.
Mississauga, ON   L5B 0G5
Phone: 905-845-9430 x 2803
Fax: 905-615-7916


Sheridan offers a two-year , full-time Tourism-Global 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.