The Travel Institute

We have partnered with The Travel Institute to bring you certification courses and curriculum to kick off a new career in travel or advance your current path. Click the on the links below to get more information or to enroll. Use code TSG15 at checkout to get 15% off.

Business Writing Skills

The Business Writing module available FREE OF CHARGE, now through July 1! This module is one of 15 included in the Certified Travel Associate, or CTA®, course. 

As you communicate complex or sensitive topics during this time, this course will ensure you are clear, concise and consistent, contributing to your impression as a competent professional.

Business Planning

The Business Planning module is available for $49!

You plan for clients all the time, but how good are you at planning for yourself? This course will provide you with the tools to prepare an “itinerary” for your business.  Learn how to analyze your current situation, plan for future opportunities, set goals, and implement your new strategy.

Travel Intro Program, TRIPKIT℠

The TRIPKIT curriculum is designed to provide you with a solid foundation on critical areas that all travel professionals must have to be successful in this rapidly changing industry. The learning experience is in-depth, self-paced, and delivered in an engaging, blended-learning format.

Certified Travel Associate Program

Professional Skills
  • Business Ethics
  • Business Writing
  • Customer Service
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • Customer-Focused Selling
Practical Skills
  • Preventing Credit Card Fraud
  • Planning Itineraries
  • Selling All-Inclusives
  • Selling Escorted Vacations
  • Selling Special Interest
  • Touring the World
  • Travel Insurance

Certified Travel Counselor

  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Negotiating 
  • Project Management 
  • Accounting Fundamentals
  • Presentation Skills
  • Team Building
  • Creativity
  • Conflict Management
  • DISC Behavior Training
  • Emotional Intelligence  

Certified Travel Industry Executive

  • Becoming an Excellent Leader
  • Coaching Skills
  • Coping with Change
  • Creativity
  • DISC Leading Styles
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Negotiating 
  • Strategic Leadership
  • Team Building
  • Transforming Leadership