6 Points of Difference that make Travel Careers & Training your best choice!
1 92% Students achieve the qualification
When choosing a place to study you want to know what the success rate is for that instutuion. Do students enjoying studying, do they achieve, how many actually gain the qualification? At Travel Careers & Training 92% of students achieved the qualification in 2010. This median for other private providers was only 74% so this shows that Travel Careers & Training is well above the average.
Quote from Steven Joyce - Minister for Tertiary Education
"Travel Careers & Training can be proud of their track record when to comes to delievering excellent outcomes for learners. Your strong industry links and commitment to delivering vocational pathways are exactly what we want to see in our private providers"
2 91% of students gain employment
Throughout the course we will be presenting you with lots of information on different career options. Our employment liasion will work with you upon graduation to assist you in applying and preparing for interviews. With a 91% employment success rate our graduates have found employment in airline, travel, tourism, hospitality and other major industries. (This statistic is based on 2010 graduates. It does not include Christchurch graduates). Visit either our success stories page or go to our facebook page to find out the types of jobs our students are getting.
3 Work Experience
Travel Careers & Training include work experience on all the Level 3 and 4 travel courses. This one - two weeks work experience provides you with valuable experience and contacts. Many students have been offered jobs as a direct result of their work experience. To qualifiy for this amazing opportunity you will need to be:
Competent in all unit standards for the qualification you are completing
Maintained an acceptable standard of corporate grooming throughout the course
Completed all required assignments/projects and educational reports allocated to you by staff
Maintained a positive attitude and professional manner throughout the course (refer to the student handbook for a defintion of this)
A minimum of 95% attendance of the course has been achieved
4 Best flight attendant training facilities in New Zealand - with a 737 and a 747 cabin trainer
At our Auckland airport campus there is both a full lenth 737 cabin trainer and a 747 service trainer as well as a raft, slide and fire fighting simulator. All students on our International Flight Attendant Course will get to experience training in this facility as we fly you to Auckland for two days for training. If you live in Auckland then you can choose to be based fulltime at this campus or in the city.
The 737 cabin trainer is a full length cabin trainer with four doors that opena dn close and two overwing exits. It has a PA system and cockpit and allows for 'real life' scenarios to be undertaken. An evacuation slide also ensures students have completed a slide jump as part of an evacuation simulation.
The 747 service trainer has:
First class, business class, and economy class seating with two galleys, trolleys, life jackets and other emergency equipment.
In Wellington and Christchurch there are mock up cabin trainers that have galleys and trolleys as well as emmergency equipment for you to use.
5 Exclusive Certificates
By choosing Travel Careers & Training you can gain up to six additional, exclusive product knowledge certificates that will look impressive in your CV.
1: Hertz Rental Cars
2: Contiki Tours
3: Blue Lagoon Cruises
4: Singapore Airlines
5: Passenger Service Agent
6: X Base accommodation
"Travel Careers & Training courses seem to better prepare students for positions in the travel industry, than other training providers in Wellington both in terms of their technical skills, and also life skills."
Travel Operations Manager
BTI Barlow New Zealand
6 NZQA External Evaluation and Review
NZQA External Evaluation and Review rated Travel Careers & Training 'Highly Confident' in both educational performance and capability in self assessment. This is the highest possible rating NZQA can give any provider and reflects the confidence that all stakeholders have in the organisation.