It's Time to Take Control

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. 1,800+ Travel Counsellors across seven countries
  3. Founded almost 25 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. A level 2 B-BBEE Contributor

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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How do I become a travel consultant with Travel Counsellors?

Was Haq, Digital & Innovation Director

"We provide 6 different entry routes, depending on your previous experience in travel. Each travel training programme is tailored to your background and our New Franchise team will be able to advise on the best route for you."

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Can I work as a travel consultant from outside the UK?

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 UK address and you will only be able to access UK product and fares."

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How much money will I make as a travel consultant?

Kirsten Hughes, UK Managing Director

"Our business model has the scope to support you, whether you’re targeting the six figure earnings of our top Travel Counsellors, or our above-industry average of £32,000 pa"

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Our training

You’ll need to join our 5-day induction training course. Our training courses comprise an intensive, classroom-based induction at our Cape Town head office, 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

Find out what life is like as a Travel Counsellor

Join us at our Annual Conference, the most anticipated event in our calendar. This event will take place from 13 - 15 March 2020.

You'll meet Travel Counsellors from across South Africa, some of our Directors from our Head Office in the UK as well as members from our local head office support teams. Plus you will get the opportunity to engage with our supplier partners.

If you would like to be part of our biggest event in our calender then please give us a call on 082 936 1180.

Need advice?

It's a big decision, that's why we're on hand to talk about it

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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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