IATAN’s mission is to promote professionalism, administer meaningful and impartial business standards, and provide cost-effective products and services that benefit the travel industry.
IATAN’s accreditation recognizes the diversified and versatile U.S.
travel professional who can and will continue to meet universally recognized requirements and who sell travel and travel related services.
Established in 1975, Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) is the world’s largest cruise industry trade association, providing a unified voice and leading authority of the global cruise community.
Since 1964, we’ve been developing all types of travel industry training for all experience levels – from those new to the industry who need guidance on how to become a travel agent to experienced executives wanting to grow their management and leadership skills.
Travel agents today refer to themselves as travel associates, consultants, advisors, counselors, designers, curators, specialists and more. No matter the name, a true travel professional understands continued learning is key to long-term success. Our students and certified graduates represent this preparation and commitment.
Tourism Australia operates a two-tier specialist program in North America made up of Aussie Specialists and Premier Aussie Specialists. Membership in the Premier Aussie Specialist category is for those Aussie Specialists with an established record of selling Australia and who wish to be more actively involved in marketing & promoting why “There’s Nothing Like Australia.”
The Hawaii Destination Specialist Program is simple, informative and fun! The improved curriculum provides a richer and more extensive understanding of the destination as a whole and the six individual islands that make Hawaii the most diverse and exciting place on the globe.
At the Canadian Tourism Commission, we want you to become Canada Specialists. By completing this program, you’ll learn about travel in Canada interactively, earn an exclusive sales accreditation, have access to bespoke sales tools and reduced travel rates, and your contact details will be posted on our national consumer web site.
Alaska holds an allure to millions of travelers. Many place it on their bucket list as a once in a lifetime experience and others travel to Alaska, fall in love and start planning for their next adventure to the Last Frontier. The Alaska Certified Expert (ACE) course is designed to give you an in depth look at Alaska, its five distinct regions and elements to help you sell to your first-time or repeat Alaska clients.
Our mission is to motivate our target market to come now, do more and come back. Help increase your New Zealand sales by joining the 100% Pure New Zealand Specialist programme. Get inspired and help create your clients’ dream trip.
“Small towns have many stories; they are full of happiness and joy. If you come to a small town, you will definitely harvest a lot…” This year we are especially calling on young people to recommend small town roaming experiences, strengthen community publicity, and help create a local town tourism brand for Taiwan. We aim to reach out to more travelers, attract tourists, and have them stay in our small towns as guests, and increase the scale of the national tourism market.
Become a Jamaica Travel Specialist and learn about our unique selling points, resort areas, activities, attractions, essential travel information and more. Not only will our training program equip you with the tools needed to sell Jamaica with confidence, but Jamaica Travel Specialists are eligible for graduate benefits including ‘One Love’ updates, booking rewards and a host of other program exclusive offerings