William Angliss Institute Tourism and Travel

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Aviation makes a splash!

All smiles as Aviation gets ready for their Wet Drill.
All smiles as Aviation gets ready for their Wet Drill.


Article by: Steve Markotis – Aviation Teacher

William Angliss Aviation Certificate III (Flight Operations) students have successfully completed their Wet Drill at the Melbourne City Baths. All students have gained the necessary skill and confidences to one day; complete a wet Drill Assessment during ground school of a major commercial airline. Their dream of becoming a Flight Attendant is another step closer.Continue reading

Travel welcomes Peter Rotteveel from Poppy’s on the Lagoon

SITXCOM201: Show social and cultural sensitivity

Thank you Peter for coming in to the Travel class today to discuss social and cultural aspects of Vanuatu. There is no doubt that the students got a lot out of today’s session which will come in handy when selling Vanuatu in the future.

William Angliss continues to send our thoughts and support to all our Vanuatu Tourism and Travel partners and wish you all a speedy rebuild.


Aviation takes off!

Article by: Steve Markotis – Aviation Teacher

On Wednesday the 22nd of April 2015, the Certificate III in Aviation (Flight Operations) students went on their first Inflight Excursion to Adelaide on Jetstar Flight JQ 776.  This excursion gave the students the opportunity to experience the day in a life of a Flight Attendant.  To consolidate what they have learnt so far in class with what actually happens on board an aircraft.Continue reading

Travel are packing their bags – BULA FIJI!

Our Travel students are now full steam ahead! With less than 2 months left of the course, they are experiencing the wonderful world of travel through their classroom units, guests speakers and industry site visits.

But they are all very excited to be heading off to Fiji in 2 weeks time! On their student educational trip, they will be doing a mix of activities that involve both sun and school. With hotels inspections, touring and exploring the Coral Coast, Nadi and Port Denarau and island hopping over to Mana – the students will be in for a full packed week that will arm them with valuable industry and product knowledge that can be used in industry!

Welcome to our new William Angliss Travel students!

Today, they had their Orientation Day on Campus. We started off with an ice-breaker that got everyone talking and moving around, then introductions from Teachers and Management, followed by lunch. No doubt it’s been an exciting day for many and a wonderful start to 2015!

Next week, their first CRS (Computer Reservations System) – Galileo…

Stay tuned!