ERIC Number: ED246298
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984
Reference Count: 0
Travel Agent Course Outline.
British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Written for college entry-level travel agent training courses, this course outline can also be used for inservice training programs offered by travel agencies. The outline provides information on the work of a travel agent and gives clear statements on what learners must be able to do by the end of their training. Material is divided into eight modules, each of which is based on 5 to 31 skills. Learning tasks are outlined for each skill. Module topics are orientation to the travel industry, communication skills, world tourism geography, office procedures, package tours, air tariffs and ticketing, ancillary services, and skills and services. A skill profile is attached. (YLB)
Descriptors: Adult Education, Behavioral Objectives, Communication Skills, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Course Descriptions, Curriculum Guides, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Hospitality Occupations, Inservice Education, Interpersonal Communication, Job Skills, Job Training, Learning Modules, Staff Development, Tourism, Trade and Industrial Education, Travel
Publication Services Branch, Ministry of Education, 878 Viewfield Road, Victoria, BC V9A 4V1 ($6.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: British Columbia Dept. of Education, Victoria.
Identifiers: British Columbia; Travel Agents
Note: Developed by the Hospitality Industry Education Advisory Committee, the Alliance of Canadian Travel Associations-B.C., and the Canadian Institutes of Travel Counsellors of British Columbia in cooperation with the Ministry of Education.