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Exams and certifications

Travel Professionals – OPC Exam for Travel Counsellors (in-person)

Next available dates

15 sessions between December 8, 2023 and February 13, 2024

Presentation

Field

Tourism

Format

Online
In-person

Language

English
French

Duration

1 h

Cost

$59

A OPC exam near you

As required by the Travel Agents Act, travel professionals must pass an exam and obtain certification from the Office de la protection du consommateur (OPC) in order to practise in this field.  

The ITHQ’s hospitality consulting centre has been mandated by the OPC to administer this exam. It also provides professionals with the tools to prepare for it.

This exam is intended for:

Anyone who wishes to become a travel counsellor.


Conditions

  • Registration for the exam must be done online. No registration is possible by email or phone. 
  • The OPC exam is taking in-person and consists of 35 questions. To achieve a passing grade of 65%, 23 of these questions must be answered correctly.
  • Your result will be given to you immediately after the exam.  
  • Successful completion of the exam will earn your OPC certificate for travel counsellors.   

Service in English is reserved for individuals covered by the exceptions stipulated in the Charter of the French language. By taking the exam in English, you are confirming in good faith that you are covered by one of these exceptions. Please visit the Charter page for exceptions.


Cost

$59 per person


Dates

  • Montréal
  • Laval
  • Drummondville
  • Shawinigan
  • Gatineau
  • Québec
  • La Sarre
  • Joliette

December 8, 2023 from 9h00 to 10h30

French

0 spot left

Montréal

December 9, 2023 from 8h30 to 10h00

French

22 spots left

Montréal

December 9, 2023 from 10h00 to 11h30

English

0 spot left

Laval

December 9, 2023 from 10h30 to 12h30

French

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Montréal

December 13, 2023 from 9h00 to 10h30

French

0 spot left

Montréal

December 13, 2023 from 19h00 to 20h30

English

0 spot left

Drummondville

December 15, 2023 from 13h00 to 14h30

English

7 spots left

Shawinigan

December 16, 2023 from 10h00 to 12h00

English

3 spots left

Gatineau

January 12, 2024 from 10h00 to 11h30

English

13 spots left

Québec

January 19, 2024 from 13h30 to 15h00

English

14 spots left

Shawinigan

January 20, 2024 from 10h00 to 11h30

English

18 spots left

Laval

January 24, 2024 from 19h00 to 20h30

English

7 spots left

Drummondville

January 25, 2024 from 10h00 to 11h30

English

19 spots left

Québec

January 27, 2024 from 11h00 to 12h30

English

11 spots left

La Sarre

February 13, 2024 from 13h00 to 14h30

English

17 spots left

Joliette


Exam prep

Any questions?

514-282-5115, option 2
or toll-free at 1-800-361-5111, ext. 5115

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