At ITC, we pride ourselves on our industry contacts. It’s one of the many reasons why ITC and Study From Home graduates are so well regarded amongst the New Zealand travel, tourism, and aviation sectors.
We keep in regular contact with these industry professionals, and we were recently fortunate to hear from a Kiwi pilot working for one of the major airlines. While we cannot reveal their name or their company, we can share their story about exactly what it was like for an accomplished pilot as New Zealand went into lockdown and travel ground to a halt.
From disregarding the virus as media hype, to facing reality, finding low-skilled work, and positivity through it all, this is an incredible story of Kiwi resilience and an industry that’s once again on the rise. (more…)Posted in Airline, News | Tagged Aviation industry, Covid-19, Interview with a pilot, Travel and Tourism | Leave a reply
Thinking about a career in New Zealand’s exciting airline, travel and tourism industry?
Want to meet people who are working in the industry in jobs they love?
Then mark Thursday 17th October in your calendar – ITC’s Careers Day (a FREE event).
Event: ITC’s Careers Day
Date: Thursday 17th October
Time: 10 am to 2 pm (allow 1 hr to visit all booths)
Venue: ITC Auckland Botany Campus – Level 1, Fashion Pavilions, Botany Town Centre
One of ITC’s most popular qualifications is the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a strand in Aviation.
This 20-week, Level 3 course covers topics such as flight attending, aviation security, check-in procedures, international travel documentation, baggage processing, airport geography, and more.
For the first time ever, ITC’s Botany campus is offering a new morning course from 9 am to 1 pm.
To celebrate the launch of this new course, let’s take a look at where some of ITC’s aviation graduates are working now.Airline, News, Study inspiration | Leave a reply
Did you know the air travel industry supports 65.5 million jobs around the world? And it’s worth $27.7 trillion in global economic activity?
These impressive figures come from a new research report by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG).
ATAG is raising awareness about the size of the global air travel industry and the huge impact it has on millions of lives around the world.Airline, News, Travel and Tourism News | Leave a reply
Imagine if your ‘office’ was 39,000 feet in the air. Imagine if you got to experience the thrill of touching down in a new place every few days and call it ‘work’. Imagine helping other people travel New Zealand or the world.
That’s what a career in the sky could offer you – and more.
If you dream of working for an airline, ITC has the qualification to get your career off to a flying start.
The New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation Level 3 is a comprehensive introduction to the world of aviation.Airline, News, Study inspiration | Leave a reply
Do you love going to the airport? Are you the first person to volunteer to pick up or drop off travelling friends and relatives? Would you love to work as a check-in agent, baggage handler, or customer service assistant? Or, let’s be honest, you’d happily take any job – as long as it’s at the airport?
If you’re thinking “yes! Tell me more!”, then you’ll love the New Zealand Certificate in Tourism with a Strand in Aviation (Level 3).Airline, News, Student success, Study inspiration | Tagged Airport, Aviation, level 3 | Leave a reply