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Work, Study + Fly

This program combines the Diploma of Travel and Tourism with the ultimate start to your career in the airline industry.

Take Your Career to New Heights!

Combining our university-accredited Diploma of Travel and Tourism with expert airline industry training, this program is the ultimate start to your career in the airline industry.

Work, Study + Fly program highlights include:

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The Program

The Work, Study + Fly program is the perfect choice if you want to turn your love of travel into a career and see the world while you're at it!

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Launch your airline career!

  • Airline industry job pathway
  • Opportunity to interview with Bonza airlines and if successful, attend 5-week Bonza ground school
  • Recruitment partner for Qantas
  • Get support to apply and interview for other available positions.
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Uni-accredited + airline industry experts!

  • University-accredited Diploma of Travel and Tourism through Torrens University Australia
  • Study online with support from expert facilitators who have over 30 years of combined industry experience.
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Your adventure starts here!

  • The travel industry in fun!
  • Exclusive training day at the Flight Safety Training Centre with Aviation Australia
  • Travel opportunities are endless once you start your job!
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Exclusive inside industry access!

  • Flight Centre is the travel industry!
  • Unlock Flight Centre Travel Groups’ connections and industry partnerships
  • Education and events with our industry leading partners.
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Our Partners

As part of the Flight Centre Travel Group, we have inside access to our suppliers and partners in the airline industry. We have partnerships with Bonza, Qantas, Virgin Australia, Jetstar and Rex, all of which employ staff within Australia.

As part of this program, we will work with you to determine the partner that will be the best fit for you. Your program leaders will help you with the recruitment process for all airlines, however, we have a program partnership with Bonza which includes additional assistance and opportunities throughout the program.

Type of Jobs Available

Our Program Partner - Bonza

Bonza is Australia’s new and only independent, low-cost airline servicing domestic and regional routes in Australia.

  • They’re genuine, down to earth and care about people.
  • Their staff (legends) are warm and deliver a friendly, personalised service.
  • They’re unique and like to have fun!
  • They’re passionate about sustainability, reducing waste and keeping costs down.

Benefits of Studying With Us

As part of Flight Centre, we are industry experts and studying with us and our education partner Torrens University Australia means you will have access to:

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Program Timeline

Work, Study + Fly is typically a 9-month program full-time, plus the 5-week Bonza ground school (if you are successful).

Part-time is also available, ask us about this option.

Step 1

Start your Diploma

With flexible online study options available, find study how you want. 

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Semester 1 + Q & A with Program Leaders

In semester 1, you'll learn from industry professionals and also have the opportunity to attend a Q&A session with your Program Leaders - where you will get the chance to learn more about the program, the ins and outs of the airline industry as well as have the opportunity to ask any questions. 

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Semester 2 + Interview Preparation with Bonza

Work with our Program Team to land your dream job within the airline industry, and get the chance to prepare for your interview with Bonza, our Partner airline.

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Graduate with our Torrens University Diploma of Travel and Tourism in only 9 months (if you are full-time).

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Start your 5 Week Bonza Training

After successfully getting through the Bonza interview process, you will undergo an intensive 5 week Ground School program to prepare you for your new career.

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Take Off!

After successfully completing the 5 week training, you will then take off in your new airline career. 

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Discover the Diploma

Facilitated by Flight Centre experts and delivered in partnership with Torrens University Australia, this Diploma has been designed to provide graduates with academic and real-world knowledge of the travel and tourism industry. The Diploma also focuses on providing students with skills suitable for employment.


Student Support 

From your well-being to payment options, supporting our students throughout their journey is our number one priority. 

Discover how you will be supported throughout your Diploma of Travel and Tourism journey and beyond. 

  • Recruitment & pathway support
  • Well-being resources
  • Payment options
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Work, Study + Fly FAQs

What are the Diploma entry requirements?
  • Completion of Year 12 (or equivalent) & online admission.
What is the duration of the Diploma?
Full-time study is 9 months (2 semesters) 

Part-time study is 18 months (4 semesters) 

What is the cost of the Diploma?
We partner with Torrens University Australia and the cost for this tertiary Diploma is $2,350 per subject, or $18,800 in total for 8 subjects.

If you are an Australian citizen, then you are eligible for a FEE-HELP loan to pay all or part of your tuition fees. 
Please note that there is a lifetime cap on FEE-HELP debt, so know your balance before you apply. Visit the Loan Repayment page to check your balance.  
Are classes online or in person?
All subjects are delivered completely online! We do offer live tutorials, QA's and coaching calls to help you along the way.
What are Bonza's entry requirements?
  • Hold a valid, Senior First Aid Certificate code (HLTAID011) and Responsible Service of Alcohol Certificate.
  • Be able to reach up to 180cm.
  • +18 years of age, be in excellent health, able to pass respiratory tests if required and a proficient swimmer.
  • A love for all things digital - we are paperless and your familiarity with all things online will assist with your training and delivery of customer service in your Cabin Crew role.
When will I start working?
After graduating your Diploma of Travel and Tourism, successfully completing your interview process and finishing your 5 week ground school, you will then begin working for Bonza.
Where will I be working?

Although Bonza specialises in connections throughout Australia, their main locations of employment are in Melbourne, the Gold Coast or the Sunshine Coast.

What if I am not successful in gaining a job?

We have a range of other job pathways that we will assist you with if you are unsuccessful in the interview process.

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