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Travel, Tourism & Aviation Courses

5 Short Courses & Micro-Credentials

Travel & Tourism Pathway Course Bundle

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$1499 $2499

This course bundle is our most comprehensive in travel and tourism. If you already work in the industry, it's a big tick in the box for your professional development and if you want to start out its a fantastic pathway course.

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From only $25 per week

Travel & Tourism Micro-Credential

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$1099 $1699

Are you looking to enhance your knowledge and skills in this exciting industry?  Do you need to brush up on your professional development in order to improve your employment opportunities? Gain a deeper understanding with our advanced level course.

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Travel and Tourism Career Sampler

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$399 $599

Do you dream of travelling the world and at the same time, getting paid to work in tourism? Learn what’s possible with our 'Tourism Career Sampler' course that is designed to give you a taste of your future career and the study involved to realise your dream.

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Flight Attendant Career Sampler

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$399 $599

Are you ready to take flight? Are you dreaming about a glamorous career as a flight attendant or cabin crew member? You will have nothing to lose by enrolling in our "career sampler" course. Designed to help you make up your mind on your future career.

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Become a Travel Agent

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$399 $599

Are you a natural people person with an interest in travel & tourism?  A career as a travel sales agent may be just what you are looking for. Build your knowledge and upskill with this fantastic entry level course on how to become a travel agent!

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Choosing a Travel and Tourism Course

Looking for a career in travel and tourism? With online tourism courses in Australia, you can start your journey toward becoming an Australian tour operator, travel consultant, or engaging in many other exciting career opportunities. These courses cover essential aspects of the travel industry, including management skills for visitor information centres, working with tour operators, and understanding tourist attractions across the country.

If you're keen to connect with Australia's vibrant travel scene, these online courses offer a practical and accessible way to get started. Whether you're an international student or a local aspiring to join the tourism industry, these courses are tailored to suit various levels and specialisations. Step into an industry that's constantly evolving and discover a path that combines adventure with professional growth.

Travel and Tourism Course Learning Outcomes

  • Develop essential skills to manage and coordinate tourist attractions, enhancing visitor experience.

  • Gain industry insights to work efficiently with tour operators and travel agencies.

  • Specialise in areas like event management, hospitality management, or inbound tourism operations.

  • Acquire knowledge about Australia's travel and tourism industry, including legal and ethical considerations.

  • Understand the significance and roles of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander peoples and custodians within Australian tourism, including respecting and promoting local cultures and traditions.

Is a Tourism Course Right For You?

Australia's stunning landscapes and lively cities are calling. Do you have a passion for travel, tourism, and creating unforgettable experiences? Whether you're just starting to explore the possibilities or are already immersed in the tourism industry, our online courses are designed to guide you toward a successful career.

Your journey towards an exciting and fulfilling path in one of Australia's most dynamic sectors starts here.

Level up your tourism skills with one of these courses:

Travel & Tourism Industry Snapshot

Over the past decade, there has been a continuous upward trend in the number of international visitors arriving in Australia. The Australian tourism industry is a vital part of our vibrant landscape, contributing $152 billion to our economy, supporting more than 300,000 businesses and employing more than 660,000 Australians. Popular destinations include Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, the Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, and the Great Ocean Road.

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Travel and Tourism Careers

From managing tourist attractions to handling event management, the tourism industry offers diverse career opportunities:

  • Travel Consultant

  • Tour Guide

  • Event Manager

  • Hospitality Management

  • Tourism Operations Manager

Travel and Tourism Job Outcomes & Salary Expectations

Australia's tourism industry promises a bright future and attractive earnings. Entry-level salaries start at $76,204 per year, reaching up to $147,546 for experienced professionals.

With an expected growth of 25,000 tourism professionals within the next three years, there has never been a better time to explore tourism courses.

Travel and Tourism Course Available

A wide array of courses is available across Australia, from traditional institutions to online platforms.

At Online Courses Australia, we offer a range of short courses, online courses and micro-credentials, providing a cost-effective way to explore this dynamic career path.

From a travel and tourism pathway bundle to a flight attendant career sampler course, there are study options for everyone.

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Travel and Tourism Course Entry Requirements & Fees

Eligibility and course fees may vary depending on where you choose to study, but our tourism courses are designed with accessibility in mind.

Delivered 100 per cent online with 24/7 access, they provide a convenient option for both Australian and international aspiring travel and tourism professionals. You also have the option to choose your study mode – whether that be part-time or full-time.

To enrol in our tourism course, you should:

  • Have access to the internet and the necessary technical skills to navigate the online learning resources.

  • Have access to a device with internet connectivity (laptop, desktop, tablet).

  • Be a self-directed learner, ready to explore the captivating world of travel agency operations, tour guide roles, tourist attractions, and more.

  • Possess sound language and literacy skills to effectively engage in tourism operations and visitor communications.

  • Be proficient in English, as the course is delivered in English, ensuring clear understanding and success in your tourism career journey.

As for the course fees, they can vary widely, depending on the course, the institution, and whether you're studying full-time, part-time, or online. It’s worth mentioning that online courses are typically more affordable than more traditional pathways of study.

It's always best to enquire about the fees, payment plans, financial assistance options, and any recognition of prior learning before enrolment to ensure you're fully informed.

Travel & Tourism FAQs

Which tourism course is best for me?

The ideal tourism course for you depends on your interests, career aspirations, and how you want to explore the dynamic field of travel and tourism. Our online courses cater to a variety of needs, from those wanting to understand the basics of travel consulting to those looking to specialise in areas like event management or hospitality management. Micro-credentials can also offer a focused and cost-effective way to dip your toes into specific areas of the industry.

Is there a tourism course in Australia that I can study online?

Absolutely – Online Courses Australia! Our flexible and accessible online learning options make it possible to start your journey in the travel and tourism industry from the comfort of your home. Explore our range of online courses and micro-credentials, designed to suit every passion and lifestyle.

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