Main Menu

Keep up with The Travel Academy's news and the travel industry at large with our blog! 

How to Become a Flight Attendant- Help Your Kids Travel! 

Miss Deanna shows that the love of travel runs in families. Her son might even want to learn how to become a flight attendant.  ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦ Touching down in Japan is like entering a whole new... Read More

Cruise Ship School Tips for First Time Cruisers- Pt. III

Miss Cindy's cruise ship school blog continues with even more great tips on how to cruise like a professional! ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦ Staterooms/Cabins  1. Your dining assignment should be listed on... Read More

Travel Agent Training on Vacation

Miss Leslie shows you that great travel agent training can happen on vacation. Not only does Miss Leslie have a background as a travel agent, but she also has experience with cruises and other sectors within hospitality. Needless to say, we're glad to have her at The Travel Academy... Read More

What's Code for Travel Agent Training?

Miss Sheila knows that great travel agent training starts with knowing your codes- airport, airline, train, and other codes. Take notes as she goes through some of the "logic" behind these codes and why they are so important for Travel Academy students to learn (and use... Read More

Cruise Ship School Aboard the Horizon!

Check out this new blog by Miss Cynthia, one of The Travel Academy's cruise ship school instructors. ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦    ♦   ♦   ♦   Mark Twain thought Bermuda was heaven on earth-- but hell  to get to. With... Read More

Miss Christy's Travel Agent Training

Travel agent instructor Miss Christy shows that travel agent training starts with...you guessed it- traveling! ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦   ♦ Two of my favorite places that I always went to at the end of January to... Read More

Experience: The Greatest Flight Attendant School

Flight Attendant Instructor Ms. Lynn teaches you that the best flight attendant school is experience- along with The Travel Academy! Enjoy! ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  ♦  Are you prepared for take-off with your seat belt... Read More

An Airliner Aircrew: Personnel & Their Duties

Have you ever considered the number of people it takes to fly an aircraft and what their specific roles are? Together, the group of professionals that ensures a flight runs smoothly is called an aircrew. It is also commonly referred to as a flight crew. Depending on the size and type of aircraft, as well as the flight length, the number of people... Read More

What is Crew Scheduling?

Crew scheduling refers to the assignment of airport personnel to maintain a schedule so they can meet organizational goals. Aircrafts vary in regards to the skill and experience of the crew required to run and maintain it. The person charged with developing a schedule is known as a crew scheduler. Their job is to direct people with specific... Read More

Cruise Ship School Tips For First Time Cruisers- Pt. II

Here's part II of Miss Cindy's cruise ship school tips to be a pro cruiser. Enjoy and take notes! ________ Airport arrival at the port city If your cruise fare included transfers or you purchased them, then head to the baggage claim area. There will be cruise staff waiting to direct you to the motor-coaches once you have your bags. If you didn’t... Read More

Pages