Delivered in conjunction with our partner Torrens University Australia, the Diploma of Travel and Tourism has been designed to provide graduates with a broad base of travel and tourism knowledge and skills suitable for employment. Fully accredited by Torrens University Australia, this higher education Diploma is also the first year of a Bachelor of Business (Tourism Management) with Torrens.
The Diploma of Travel and Tourism offers insight into the diverse tourism industry from knowledge provided first hand from Australia's largest travel company. The content delivered and systems students train on, are always current and in-line with the ever changing industry - providing graduates the edge when applying for a role. When you study with us, you are studying with the best.
Throughout the course, when opportunities arise, students are invited to work at industry events like travel expos and tourism body showcase nights. This experience gives students the chance to learn about different opportunities in the industry and create industry contacts.
Full-time 36 weeks (2 semesters)
Part-time 72 weeks (4 semesters)
Full-time 8 (4 per semester)
Part-time 8 (2 per semester)
Facilitated learning (in-class) and online* OR 100% online
*The in-class component will be 5 days approximately every 2 months, totalling 20 compulsory in-class days over the entire duration of the Diploma.
In our blended study mode, from the eight subjects in this course, four will require both facilitated in-class training and online learning, while the other four will require online learning with optional study workshops.
Students will be required to attend the in-class, facilitated learning five days every two months, totalling twenty in-class days over the entire duration of the Diploma.
Facilitated learning will be conducted in Flight Centre Head Office’s across Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane and Perth.
In our online study mode, all eight subjects will be completed via our virtual classroom.
Our Diploma of Travel and Tourism is ideal for students looking to build a career in the travel industry, or for those looking for an entry pathway into higher education.
The Diploma of Travel and Tourism is suited to a range of different career opportunities, including:
Higher education pathways
The Diploma of Travel and Tourism is your first year in a Bachelor of Business (Tourism Management) with Torrens University Australia. Upon completing the Diploma, you will go straight into your second year of a Bachelor with Torrens University.
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Serious about studying a Diploma of Travel & Tourism? Our delivery partner, Torrens University Australia is a recognised Higher Education Provider. This means that eligible students have the opportunity to apply for the Australian Government FEE-HELP loan scheme to defer payment of some, or all, of your tuition fees.
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.
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.
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.
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.