Introduction to Travel Consulting

Code: TRAV1005

Course description

This course is the first scheduled stop on your tour of the travel industry where you will explore travel agency operations including the important role a travel consultant plays in providing comprehensive service to various client types. You will learn to interpret travel materials and navigate the rules that govern different modes of travel. You will discern the purposes and functions of specific travel documents, customs, consulates, tourist boards, and Canadian travel trade associations. You will delve into the costing and selling of holidays and tours and investigate industry trends specific to Canada and U.S. that will lead you in the direction of becoming a savvy travel consultant.

Course details

Hours: 30
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019. Winter 2020 registration opens November 4, 2019.