Why Study Travel and Tourism?

“Choose a job you love and you’ll never have to work a day in your life.”

Few careers can be better suited to those with a passion for meeting new people and seeing new things than working in travel and tourism.

If this sounds like you, then there are many reasons why you should be studying Travel and Tourism at Focus College.  Here are a few of those reasons:

Opportunities Abound!

Studying Travel and Tourism at Focus College will prepare you to work in an industry that is growing globally every year.  The skills you learn are also transferable to a wide range of other industries and professions too.

If you wish to stay within the travel and tourism industry, there are a huge number of career options. From being a Tour Guide or a Sports Activity Manager to an Airport Ground Staff or Air Cabin Crew, the sky is literally the limit!

Flexible Study Options

 At Focus College, we understand the difficulties of balancing life’s demands along with studying. That’s why we offer both an Advanced Certificate and an Advanced Diploma in Travel and Tourism.

The certificate is completed in one year (2 semesters) while the 2 year diploma is completed over 4 semesters in 2 years. Flexible class schedules allow you to work while going to school.  You can even obtain your Certificate, work in the industry and go back to school within 5 years to obtain your diploma.

Focus is the only SQA accredited institution in Canada. Graduates who wish to continue their studies to degree level have the option of applying to one of our 75+ partner universities worldwide. How does studying in Australia sound to you? Griffith University – ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide – is one of our partners!

Not only will you attain a higher qualification, but you will get the chance to see some of the world. Perfect for those building a career in travel and tourism.

A Dynamic Working Environment

 Jobs in the travel and tourism industry cover some pretty diverse ground. In the course of your career you could find yourself doing engaged in a variety of exciting and rewarding jobs.

One day you may find yourself engaged in adrenaline-inducing outdoor activities such as climbing and white-water rafting. The next, you may be accompanying a tour group to some far-flung exotic destination. It sure beats the average 9 to 5!

Whatever your reason for choosing to study Travel and Tourism, we can help you select the right path for you. Get started now by simply contacting one of our friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representatives and we will help you make the best decision for your needs.


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