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Flight Centre Travel Academy

Flight Centre Travel Academy is able to offer what no other training providers in travel can – the best blend of academic content and industry know how.

About our Academy

Our aim is simple - to set you up for a successful career in travel. Our purpose is to 'Open up the world for those who seek a brighter future'. At Flight Centre Travel Academy, we open up the world of opportunity to you by providing you with bespoke learning and industry insights to set you on a path to success - whether you are looking to begin, advance, re-start or refresh your travel career. 

Flight Centre Travel Academy was created to give travel lovers the skills, knowledge and support needed to be successful in the travel industry. As a student, you will participate in real-world training delivered by facilitators who have years of travel industry experience. You're in great hands and will learn from some of the best in the business!


Found in 2014, Flight Centre Travel Academy is owned by Flight Centre Travel Group which has more than 30 successful businesses across travel, hotels, touring, health, events, plus many more industry partners.

We've grown and developed over the years, perfecting our pathways to ensure we deliver the first-class education whilst ensuring we set up students up for successful travel careers. 

By studying with the Flight Centre Travel Academy, our students have the opportunity to learn from and demonstrate their talent in front of our partners with potential recruitment opportunities. 

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Our Pathways

At Flight Centre Travel Academy we provided tertiary level education with real world employment. Discover our range of pathways that will launch your career in the travel and tourism industry.

Our team of experts will help place you in the tourism job of your dreams. 

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Work, Study + Fly

Take your career to new heights in the airline industry

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Sustainable Tourism Industry

Get educated and hands on in Sustainable Tourism!

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Work, Study + Live Abroad

Winter intake open now! Live + Work in the UK or Canada

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Bachelor Pathway

Turn your diploma into a bachelor degree

"The purpose of the Flight Centre Travel Academy is combining study + jobs for our students!"
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Our Partners

We strive to provide first-class industry connections for our students to launch their careers in travel and tourism. Our variety of partners speaks for itself.

Our Sustainability Commitment

As an education business in the tourism industry, Flight Centre Travel Academy is committed to sharing and educating the importance of environmental and social sustainability in the tourism industry.  

Flight Centre Travel Academy is a 30 person education business whose staff work predominately out of the Flight Centre Travel Group Global Head Office in Brisbane, Australia. Our students are located across Australia and study online. We do regular in person student and industry events at our Flight Centre head office and with suppliers across the country.  

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Our actions to support environmental sustainability for our own staff and students include: 

  • Complying with the guidelines of working in a 5-star CNABERS energy rating building at our global head office 
  • Running waste free events 
  • Complying with Flight Centre Travel Group directions as a listed entity for reporting and action purposes 
  • Education of best practice across Tourism and access to environmental activities for our students from our supplier partnerships .



IMAGE (left): Students on the Work, Study + Play Whitsundays program volunteering with RedCat Adventures and Reef Clean.

Our actions to support social sustainability include: 

  • Access to one volunteer day each year for all staff members 
  • Access for our students to be actively involved with our social sustainability partners   
  • Access and support for corporate social responsibilities of Flight Centre Travel Group.

 IMAGE (left): Students on the Work, Study + Play Whitsundays program volunteering with RedCat Adventures and Reef Clean.


Would you like to learn more about Sustainable Tourism?

Introducing our new Sustainability Tourism Pathway - the perfect combination of education and hands on experience to ready you for a career in Sustainability in the travel and tourism industry.

Learn more about our Sustainable Tourism Pathway →

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Career Success Stories

Learn more about how our students have launched their careers in the travel and tourism industry. 

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"Our lecturers were so knowledgeable and kind, it truly made my experience fantastic."


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"Flight Centre Travel Academy as provided me with the flexibility needed to continue working throughout my course." 


Latest News

From Our Blog

Your window seat view to all things Flight Centre Travel Academy! From student stories, industry insights and study advice, it's all here. 

Going from the Legal Industry to Travel and Tourism

Going from the Legal Industry to Travel and Tourism

24-Nov-2023 09:35:05 3 min read
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Living and working in Canada's ski fields

22-Aug-2023 13:53:55 2 min read
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Amanda's live abroad experience in London

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