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ITC: Studying online in style!

Posted on 07/04/2020 by

ITC staff donned their best costumes last week to brighten the mood.

Our first week of studying online during lockdown got off to a very stylish start, with staff and students donning their ‘best outfits’ at home.

The theme for last week was ‘Best Dressed’ and it did not disappoint. From wedding gowns to dinosaur costumes, there was not a dull outfit in sight.

You can see all of the brilliant photos on Facebook: ITC Best Dressed Theme Week.

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ITC open for online learning

Posted on 31/03/2020 by

You can continue to study towards an airline, travel or tourism qualification with ITC during New Zealand’s Level 4 Lockdown.

Here at ITC we haven’t stopped teaching during New Zealand’s Covid-19 Lockdown – classes just look a little different!

We’re open for online learning via our online platform, which our sister company Study From Home has been successfully using for over 15 years.

Students are continuing to learn and study towards their qualification, from their homes. We’re also accepting new enrolments, so you can get started soon. 

Our goal is for ITC’s online platform to be a place of learning and joy for our students, just like our campuses.

We’ve noticed there is a bit of confusion out there about what’s open and what’s not, so let us clarify exactly how we’re operating during Lockdown.

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To all our #tourismheroes: We see you, and we’re thankful for you

Posted on 24/03/2020 by

Flights may be grounded, but we know there are still many #tourismheros working to help travellers all around the world.

In challenging times, some wise words from a man called Fred Rogers help us to focus on the good in the world. 

Fred Rogers once said:

“When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, ‘Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping’.” 

There are many, many helpers at the moment. Our doctors, nurses, and healthcare professionals. Teachers, supermarket assistants, delivery drivers. Hospitality workers, baristas, customer service professionals. Friends and family caring for one another, neighbours checking in on each other, and even strangers sharing funny stories and memes on the internet to lighten our spirits. 

We are thankful for every single helper in this pandemic.

Today, we want to make a special shoutout to all our #tourismheroes – all of the people working in the tourism industry to help travellers navigate this exceptionally challenging time.

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Be inspired: ‘I’m a bubbly, confident person thanks to ITC’

Posted on 17/03/2020 by

Sueni Lambert is happier and more outgoing since joining the ITC family.

Welcome to ‘Be Inspired’. Every few months, we give you a ‘behind-the-scenes’ glimpse into the journey of an inspirational ITC student and share what it took for them to achieve their goals. Everyone climbs their own Everest, and these students hope to inspire others by sharing the truth of their journey to the summit.

When a student walks into the doors of ITC for the first time, they often feel shy and nervous.

Yes, they are excited – but they are also a bit unsure of what’s to come.

When a student walks out the doors of ITC with their qualification, they are often the opposite – confident and outgoing, all traces of shyness gone.

This was certainly the case for Sueni Lambert, an inspiring ITC student who gained immense confidence during her time at the College.

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Aviation, travel, or tourism: What’s right for you?

Posted on 10/03/2020 by

Whether you’re looking for a job with lots of adventure or something a little less adrenaline-pumping, there’s an ITC qualification for you!

ITC trains people for exciting and rewarding careers in the aviation, travel, and tourism sectors. 

Each of these sectors fall under the main umbrella of the tourism industry, but they are slightly different.

Read on for an overview of each sector to discover which one might be right for you.

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Photo gallery: ITC graduates at work

Posted on 03/03/2020 by

Some of our wonderful graduates out in the industry.

Here on the ITC blog we write a lot about the amazing careers our graduates have gone on to enjoy in the airline, travel, and tourism industry.

From jobs as flight attendants to travel agents to tour guides – and everything in between – there are so many exciting career pathways available with an ITC qualification.

And what better way for you to visualise these jobs than with some epic photos of graduates at work?

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ITC graduates: Share your best work pic or clip and WIN!

Posted on 25/02/2020 by

Do you have a fun work pic like this one of Tahlia at Skywalk? Send it in to be into win!

Are you one of the recent ITC graduates working in one of these epic jobs?

Do you love going to work every day and want to share your career success with future airline, travel and tourism students?

You could inspire someone else to follow in your footsteps with one simple action: sharing a photo or video of you at work.

We’re running a competition for our graduates which closes today (25 Feb 2020) at 5 pm – so now is the time to get out your phone and submit your entry!

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Students spread the word about studying at ITC

Posted on 18/02/2020 by

ITC students have been telling their mates about what it’s like to study here, resulting in over 30 new enrolments.

You know something is good when people rave about it, recommend it, and shout about it from the rooftops.

Thankfully, that’s exactly how a lot of students talk about ITC to their friends! 

Over the past two years, ITC students have recommended the college to many of their mates, resulting in an amazing 33 enrolments through our Recommend a Friend scheme.

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More epic job placements for ITC graduates

Posted on 11/02/2020 by

ITC graduate Sharron Skudder, working for Fullers as a Great Sights Crew Attendant.

Our incredible graduates continue to snap up brilliant jobs in the tourism industry.

From customer service to flight attending and everything in between, our graduates go on to work exciting and varied roles.

“We love hearing about and sharing the success of our students gaining jobs in the industry,” says ITC Employment Consultant Nicola McCutcheon.

“There have been so many amazing and diverse opportunities offered to ITC students over the last year and I cannot wait to see where these opportunities lead them,” she adds.

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Does one of these ITC graduates have your dream job?

Posted on 28/01/2020 by

Check out these amazing student job outcomes to get an idea of the type of work you could find with a tourism qualification.

A qualification from ITC could lead to a huge variety of job opportunities.

From customer service rep to travel consultant, flight attendant to adventure tourism guide, our graduates are working in a wide variety of exciting roles.

Don’t believe us? Check out this video to see the job outcomes of nearly 90 students, or have a quick read of the list below to get a glimpse of the types of jobs that could be possible for you with a tourism qualification.

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