Starting your business: Travel Trade

Are you currently working in travel, but always dreamed of running your own business? You’re not alone.

What is Travel Trade?

With our Travel Trade course, we can help you fall in love with travel again by using your years of industry experience. Whether you’ve worked in marketing, product or aviation, this could be just what you need.

For our Travel Trade training course, you’ll:

  • Be a travel sales professional with a minimum of 2 years’ travel experience
  • Be a people person with a highly service-focused mentality
  • Have no prior experience as a travel agent
  • Have a thorough understanding of the travel industry, but will need to hone your business skills

Hear what our Travel Counsellors have to say:

Claire Young

Claire Young talks about the relationships she’s built with customers and fellow Travel Counsellors, including mentoring the newest franchisees in the TC Community.

Jo McDonnell

“I work probably more hours than I did, but I decide when and where.” Jo McDonnell explains how she flexes her working style around her customers, her family and her own personal passions.

Everything you’ll need to set up your own travel franchise

From AED8,000 + VAT we’ll provide the following:

  • 10 days’ classroom-based learning in Dubai
  • Continued personal development
  • Training delivered by our experienced team
  • A personal mentor for your first six months of business
  • Learning and development tools, including our innovative e-learning platform, Discover
  • IATA & Trade License
  • Access to our marketing online platform to purchase branded materials from our 'Brand Centre'
  • A Lenovo laptop with Microsoft windows installed
  • from 8,000 + VAT
  • continued training
  • 10-day Office training
Questions? Get in touch

Best-in-class training

With an average of 15 years’ experience, our accredited trainers and coaches deliver best-in-class training, setting you firmly on the path to a successful new career as a work from home travel agent. Your initial training is in small groups covering all aspects of running your own successful travel agency franchise.

Here’s what you’ll learn using our tried and tested techniques:

  • How to find and retain repeat customers
  • How to successfully market your business
  • How to use our in-house digital booking platform
  • How to maximise your income using our proven business model.

Are you ready to become a Travel Counsellor?

Becoming a Travel Counsellor brings with it exciting opportunities. But we understand that you may have questions to make the best choice for yourself. That's why we're here to help. Speak to one of our experts today to learn more about travel agent jobs.

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