Web Address: www.tauniv.com
Sponsor: Bermuda Bureau of Tourism in conjunction with Travel Agent University.
Overview of Program: If the saying holds true that “good things come in small packages”, then it is doubly true of Bermuda. Most people know that Bermuda has endlessly alluring pink-sand beaches, Bermuda shorts, and high tea. There are, however, so many other aspects of this unique island historic, natural, cultural, architectural and artistic that make Bermuda well worth a visit. This specialist program is designed to introduce you to those other aspects and help you promote and sell Bermuda as a destination to your clients. By completing the online course and passing the final exam agents will gain status as an Outstanding Bermuda Specialist. By also attending a Bermuda Seminar, booking any 2 major Bermuda events and make at least one booking per quarter attain Gold Status. Agents who complete all the requirements for Outstanding and Gold status but make at least 2 bookings per quarter and participate in a Bermuda fam trip will attain Certified Status.
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all travel agents who register with Travel Agent University (www.tauniv.com) and enroll in the on-line class.
Benefits: Outstanding Bermuda Specialist benefits include, automatic enrollment in the exclusive Bermuda Rewards booking incentive program, a Diploma certifying you as a Bermuda Specialist, invitations to Bermuda Briefings and fam trips at reduced rates or free and gift certificates and value-added items for you or your clients. Gold status travel agents receive the additional benefit of consumer referrals. Certified status travel agents receive the additional benefits of consumer referrals and a listing on Bermuda’s official web site, www.BermudaTourism.com.
Cost: FREE to all travel agents interested in expanding their knowledge base of Bermuda.