Become a Travel Counsellor

Unlock a future of unlimited earnings, a better work-life balance and a career you’ll love, by starting your own travel business.

Who are Travel Counsellors?

  1. Our ethos is to be the world's most caring travel homeworking company
  2. 1,900+ Travel Counsellors across seven countries
  3. Founded 26 years ago

Why choose Travel Counsellors?

More travel professionals globally start their businesses with us than with any other travel homeworking company. Here's why:

Best-in-class training

  • Bespoke, industry-leading training, whether leisure or corporate
  • A fast-track to selling.

Unlimited personalised support

  • Personal accredited business coach
  • Ongoing support including free online training

Your business with our support

  • You’re self-employed, but with our full back up support
  • Unrivalled inventory of suppliers and product to tailor-make travel

Customers come first

  • Industry-leading technology to create tailor-made travel experiences
  • Freedom to provide exceptional customer service

Fulfil your potential

  • Uncapped earning potential – no sales targets
  • 60% commission

Investment in technology

  • R114 million annual investment in our tech
  • Dynamic packaging; synced myTC app & booking platform
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Will I have my own website?

Kirsten Hughes, CCO

"We'll help you create your own leisure and separate corporate profile page on the Travel Counsellors website, support you with social media to build your business, and give you analytics to monitor your performance."

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Do you provide leads?

Jim Eastwood, Global Sales Director

"As a Travel Counsellor, you can make bookings from anywhere in the world as long as there is internet connection, but your business must be registered to a SA address and you will only be able to access SA product and fares."

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How much money will I make as a travel consultant?

Mladen Lukic, General Manager

"Our model supports you no matter your ambition; average earnings by year three are R450,000 pa; top Travel Counsellors earn seven-figures in year one. Earnings are uncapped; everyone uses the same tech, support and systems to run their businesses."

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Our training

You’ll need to join our 2-week induction online training course. Our training course comprises an intensive programme, using microsoft teams right from the comport of your home, coupled with home-based continuous e-learning programmes.

To become a Travel Counsellor, you'll need to be:

  • Eligible to work in SA or Namibia
  • An experienced travel professional
  • Must have a GDS Accreditation
  • Able to make a full time commitment

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We do it differently

It’s our approach to building personal relationships that makes us different. Don’t let us tell you. Hear what our customers have to say:

“Marianda truly cares for her clients and provides a customer service beyond the call of duty.”

Customer of Travel Counsellor, Marianda Maritz

96% of customers would recommend their Travel Counsellor

repeat booking rate of over 60%

“The service that Travel Counsellors has provided to the University of the Free State is certainly of the highest standard!”

David, University of the Free State

Interested in becoming a Travel Counsellor?

It's a big decision, that's why we're on hand to help you.

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