Return to a Career in Travel

Are you an experienced travel professional or someone with previous travel agent experience looking for a return to the travel industry? With Travel Counsellors, you can pick up where you left off. Give us a call on 0161 464 5243 to get back in the game.

What is the training programme?

Our Return to Travel programme has been created for industry professionals looking for a way to return to the career they love. This expert-led course refreshes you on the basics of working in travel while explaining our business model.

For our Return to Travel training, you’ll need to have:

  • A minimum of four years professional travel sales experience
  • Worked in a customer-facing role
  • Worked as a travel agent or for a tour operator
  • Been out of the travel industry for 12 months or more

What do experienced Travel Counsellors have to say?

Going above and beyond

Hear from some of our Travel Counsellors and their valued customers, as they share their experiences of Travel Counsellors and what it means to them.

More about our support

The importance of trust

Faye Evans, a customer of Travel Counsellor Sonia Brobbin, explains the importance of booking with a trusted travel expert and how Sonia always provides support that goes further.

What will I get out of the training course?

Your initial start-up investment includes:

  • Our Return to Travel training programme
  • 10 days hybrid learning delivered virtually
  • 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
  • Compliance training and accreditation, including ATOL bonding and all licensing
  • Our unique Travel Trust cover, one of the best consumer protections in the industry
  • CLIA (Cruise Lines International Association) membership
  • Personalised, branded stationery and marketing collateral
  • A laptop, business phone line and our booking platform, Phenix
  • 995 + VAT
  • 6-month onboarding journey
  • 10-days virtual training
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Best-in-class training

Our accredited trainers and coaches have an average of 25 years' experience to deliver best-in-class training. This sets you firmly on the path to a successful new career as a work-from-home leisure Travel Counsellor.

Initial training is delivered online covering all aspects of running your own 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.

Interested in becoming a Travel Counsellor?

It’s a big decision to start your own travel business, that’s why we’re on hand to help you.

Talk to us