Ever think of turning that passion into a fun, fulfilling, and lucrative career – but not sure where to start? Your Roadmap to becoming a Successful Travel Advisor is Here...
As a time-honored international travel brand established more than 50 years ago, we are thrilled to present our new Travel Advisor StartUp program and to kick it off with FREE full-day seminars for prospective new travel advisors designed to be your step-by-step guide on how to start your own travel business.
Held in conjunction with our CCRA PowerSolutions LIVE Events – this is your golden ticket to the A-B-C’s of becoming a professional and profitable travel planner…and it’s FREE!
Attend one of our four FREE Travel Advisor StartUp program seminars.
Including everything from legal structure to understanding the Seller of travel laws and how our Travel Advisor Global Network covers your business.
Starting a travel business doesn’t actually require a long list of tech tools each with its own learning curve. We walk you through what you need.
This is the exciting part! We cover the basics of earning commission, sales volume and fees. Discover your revenue and even a few reward opportunities.
The travel suppliers you decide to do business with can help you with creating a thriving a travel business. We share insight about building those relationships and why they are so important. Plus, as an added bonus, enjoy time to meet with valued travel suppliers during the afternoon roundtable sessions and tradeshow.
We go over best practices on how to avoid fraudulent transactions and why these are important for your business.
Most new to the industry travel advisors start by selling everything. Cruises, hotels, airline tickets, tours, budget trips and even a few luxury trips. It doesn’t take long to discover that one style of travel suits you and your business best. We talk about the many different travel specializations from weddings and honeymoons, luxury travel, family travel, and many more.
Travel is booming!Ready for a vacation? Isn’t everyone? Post-pandemic travel is in ultra-high demand. People are allocating more funds than ever to their travel budgets to enjoy vacation experiences after two years of not being able to travel. In fact, air travel is almost back to pre-pandemic levels and many travel agencies are reporting record-level increases in bookings.
You Can Work from AnywhereDo you value the flexibility of being able to work virtually? The business of a travel advisor is a digital business, allowing you to work anywhere you can get a Wi-Fi connection – whether you are working from home, on a beach, or in a dreamy destination across the globe! Further, being a travel advisor also gives you the flexibility to work on your timeline and create your own schedule.
Earn RevenueStart by supplementing your current income. As you learn the business, you’ll have ongoing opportunities to grow your revenue and increase business at your own pace without the need to recruit others. You’ll learn skills you need to help you market your business.
Minimal StartupStart your own entrepreneurial travel business for less than $1K! Our Travel Advisor StartUp program features membership in the CCRA Travel Advisor Global Network and includes:comprehensive training, introduction to travel suppliers to begin building relationships, and mentorship from an experienced team with decadesof travel industry experience. You can even start part time and work on your own terms.
This Industry is Fun and Fulfilling!From perks and discounts to VIP events, and beyond to supplier sponsored familiarization trips that get you acquainted with destinations, cruises, hotels and resorts – as a travel advisor, you will create relationships across the globe and get to enjoy some of the world’s top destinations and travel experiences
What are you waiting for?
If you are thinking about feeding your zest for life and passion for travel, here is the perfect opportunity to learn about becoming a Travel Advisor, live and in person at our Travel Advisor Startup FREE Seminars.
Thursday, September 8, 2022
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM EDT
Tuesday, September 20, 2022
8:30 AM to 5:30 PM EDT