Canadian Tourism College - Vancouver



Canadian Tourism College (CTC) Vancouver and Surrey campuses are private post-secondary vocational training institutions specializing in travel and tourism business management, adventure tourism, hospitality and resort business management, hospitality cruise business, flight attendant, international work abroad, Microsoft Office Specialist Certification, and online training in the following areas: hospitality management diploma and certificates, travel agent certificate, airline reservation courses, and a wide variety of specialty tourism programs. CTC has been offering tourism education in Canada since 1980 and was the first travel and tourism specialty school to earn accreditation from the Private Career Training Institutions Agency of British Columbia in 1995.

Areas of Expertise

CTC specializes in helping to provide the skills that students need and the practical on the job work experience to gain successful employment in the tourism and hospitality industry.

Off Campus Housing

CTC's homestay program is sub-contracted to an independent homestay provider.

Career Planning

The Canadian Tourism College provides all students with professional career planning. We have a career counsellor available to develop practicum placements, resumes, interview skills, and job search. Career Planning Services are available to all graduates regardless of when they finish their program.

Information Technology

Both campuses are equipped with leading edge computer training facilities. In addition to training on the most widely used computer reservation systems, SABRE, Amadeus and Apollo, Microsoft Office Suite of programs, and Internet courses, CTC has online distance learning training in these and many more subjects. Contact the admissions department for a complete list of courses by letter, fax, e-mail, or by visiting the website.


Friendly and comfortable environment with a diverse mix of cultures and ages.

Special Services

Both of CTC's campuses are wheelchair accessible.

Affiliated Institutions

Douglas College, Vancouver Community College, Capilano College, Language Studies International, Hawaii Pacific University, University of Arkansas, and IMIS Hotel Institute of Switzerland, La Roche Hotel Institute Switzerland.

International Involvement

CTC boasts a large international enrolment with students coming to study from Europe, Britain, Central and South America, Pacific Asian region, Australia, Turkey, and Mexico.

Campus Tour

Tours of the Vancouver and Surrey campuses can be arranged anytime during College hours.


CTC is happy to provide lifetime placement assistance to all of our alumni graduates. Our College provides a comfortable learning environment with state of the art equipment.

Modified on September 20, 2017