Earn A Free Cruise With Avalon Waterways
Specialists are entitled to a free cruise in Europe with just three Avalon bookings once they have passed the course.
Avalon Waterways Specialists can earn a free cruise in Europe with just three Avalon bookings once they have passed the course. Graduates will also receive a certificate of completion, a listing on the agent locator on the Avalon Waterways website, an exclusive Specialist logo to use in marketing material, and access to exclusive promotions.
Take course was recently revamped to include offer more content and insider tips. The U.S. travel agent portal can be accessed here
Earn Free Night Stays Through Club Med Expert Agent Program
Specialists will also automatically be entered to win a four-night stay at any American Club Med Resort.
Club Med's Expert Agent program is designed to give travel advisors the selling tools they need for Club Med's all-inclusive product. Upon graduation, agents will receive advance notification of promotions through announcements in Alumni Alerts, exclusive webinars, personal invites to familiarization trips, grand openings and re-openings and a tailored digital logo for websites and email signatures.
Specialists will also get the opportunity to earn free room nights for their first booking entered, their first ski booking entered, and for every 14 nights booked. They will also automatically be entered to win a four-night stay at any American Club Med Resort.
Club Med Expert Agents simply enter their bookings into a tracker on Club Med's dedicated training site.
Hurtigruten Revamps Travel Agent Certification Program
Clients will be referred to specialists who are trained in Hurtigruten's expedition travel, generating leads for travel agent partners.
The newly revamped How to Hurtigruten: Amundsen Explorer Club program offers an in-depth training on Hurtigruten products, services, destinations, and ships. Through interactive training modules, agents can discover each small-ship adventure product offered by Hurtigruten’s fleet of distinct ships and its destinations: Norway, Antarctica, Svalbard, The East Coast of the US and Canada, Central America, South America, Northern Africa, Caribbean, Greenland, Iceland, and Europe.
After completing the certification program, agents will be featured in a list of Hurtigruten Certified Specialists on the Hurtigruten web site. This page will refer clients to travel agents who are trained and specialize in expedition travel, generating leads for travel agent partners.
Hurtigruten also offers certified agents extra perks such as a $100 gift card with the completion of their first booking, personalized certificates of achievement, a downloadable medal of honor for their email signature, complimentary subscription to trade-specific e-newsletters, a preferred agency listing on Hurtigruten.us and other gifts.