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We are the travel industry

Flight Centre Travel Academy ensures you the best start to a fulfilling career in Travel & Tourism.
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Why choose Flight Centre Travel Academy?

If you are looking to work in travel, this is the place for you. Our Diploma of Travel and Tourism is designed to set you up for success and help you start your exciting career in travel. Online or on-campus, full-time or part-time, a career inside or outside of the Flight Centre Travel Group, the choice is yours.

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We are the travel industry

Learn about real world travel sales, products and systems from passionate industry experts.
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Career Journey

We educate and exposure to travel employers inside and outside of Flight Centre through presentations, site visits and work experience. 
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We place over 90% of our graduates

Showcase your skills and talent in class and we'll help you land a role within the Flight Centre Travel Group or with one of our external partners.
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Our grads earn more and stay longer

By studying our course you'll start your career with Flight Centre as a Senior Travel consultant. Look forward to a $7k higher base salary and an average 42% higher commission. 

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“After coming to a crossroads in my previous studies. the Diploma at FCTA has given me a much greater insight into the industry.”

Shai-Ann Leonard

Diploma Student

“I love that the Diploma is leading me into a career in the Travel Industry!”

Stephanie Christodoulou

Diploma Student

“Doing this course is giving me a way into the industry and it's really enjoyable.”

Dylan Randall

Diploma Student

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Frequently Asked Questions


Will I be provided with job opportunities upon graduating?

There are no guaranteed job outcomes provided, however being part of the Flight Centre Travel Group means there are many open doors to travel consultant roles across our retail network - all committed Travel Academy students are guaranteed the opportunity to interview with the Flight Centre recruitment team. You will also get access to available roles with our industry partners in hotels and tour companies.


Is there a minimum or maximum age requirement?

No, prospective students just need to meet the entry requirements to demonstrate a reasonable prospect of academic success. Students also need to be aware that it is an adult learning environment and they must have the ability to self manage study requirements to meet required deadlines.

Upon graduating, is there a pathway into further study?

Yes, our Diploma of Travel and Tourism is your first year of a Bachelor’s degree with Torrens University Australia. Upon graduation, students can progress straight into their second year of a Bachelor of Business (Tourism Management) with Torrens University. After 2 more years of study with Torrens University Australia, students will be able to graduate with a Bachelor degree. Flight Centre also employ graduates from this program.


Are all classes or workshops mandatory?

Where you haven't chosen the online study mode, classes are mandatory as they contain vital learning and allow students hands-on experience with travel systems used in the industry. These classes typically run for 1 week every two months. Workshops are optional, these are study assist days for those needing extra support.

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