Travel Counsellors (NOC 6431)
Travel counsellors provide travel information to individuals and groups regarding destinations, transportation, and accommodation options/travel costs.
Duties May Include
Plan and organize vacation travel for individuals or groups;
Make transportation/accommodation reservations using a computerized reservation/ticketing system;
Sell single-fare tickets and packaged tours;
Promote particular destinations, tour packages, and other travel services;
Investigate new travel destinations, hotels, and other facilities/attractions;
Provide travel tips regarding tourist attractions, foreign currency, customs, languages, and travel safety.
Examples of Titles
Where They Work
Travel counsellors work in travel agencies, hotel chains, and transportation/tourism firms.
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Updated Sunday, May 20, 2012