By providing official proof of your status in the teaching profession, ITIC opens the door to thousands of services, benefits and discounts around the globe.
What the ITIC can do for you
- ITIC is the internationally recognised and accepted proof of full-time teaching status.
- Accepted at home and all around the world
- Access to thousands of benefits and discounts including:
- Air Travel | Bars | Books | Bus | Car Rental | Clubs | Coach Events | Festivals | Financial Services | Ferries | Galleries Health Clubs | Hotels | Hostels | IT Products | Museums Rail | Restaurants | Retail Shops | Telecommunications Theatres | Theme Parks
- Access to the 24-hour, toll-free Emergency Help Line
- ISIConnect – the international phone card in your ITIC
Your ITIC card identifies you as a full-time teaching professional around the World. Since 1984 the ITIC has been helping teaching professionals get more from their international travels through a worldwide network of special discounts, services and other benefits.
The ITIC network includes the world’s leading specialists in independent travel. Thousands of offices in over 40 countries provide products and services that have been developed especially for independent travellers’ budgets and interests.
Closer to home
You don’t have to travel to get the most out of your ITIC. In many countries you can start using your ITIC card right away in your home town to access ITIC discounts and services. Visit the Discounts page for a full country-by-country listing of ITIC discounts and benefits.
Endorsed by UNESCO
The ITIC card has been endorsed by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) since 1968. ITIC is also supported by the European Council on Culture and the Andean Community of Nations. The card is recognised by universities, academic institutions, student unions, national governments, financial institutions and ministries of education around the world.
Historically, the ITIC card provides teachers with access to exclusive discounts on travel opportunities. ITIC cardholders can explore the world and discover new countries, cultures and languages at reduced rates.
Today, the portfolio of services goes far beyond travel alone. ITIC cardholders gain preferential access to over 40,000 products, services or experiences. There are a multitude of benefits on offer to ITIC cardholders. Benefits extend anywhere from entertainment, software and travel to food, museums, educational courses and sports activities.