Web Address: www.tauniv.com
Sponsor: Cayman Islands Ministry of Tourism in conjunction with Travel Agent Magazine.
Overview of Program: The Cayman Islands Specialist program was created to help you boost your revenues. Taking this course is the first step to discovering more about these islands and selling them with confidence. During the on-line study course you will learn about the three islands that comprise the Cayman Islands and the unique qualities of each. You will be provided with overviews of their tourism infrastructures, the variety of accommodations in every budget category, the dining diversity, transportation, events and general information. After completing the course work, in order to become a Cayman Islands Specialist you will be required to pass the on-line final exam. In order to stay current, Cayman Islands Specialists are required to become re-certified every three years and, if possible, attend at least one fam trip.
Eligibility Requirements: Open to all travel agents who register with Travel Agent University (www.tauniv.com) and enroll in the on-line class.
Benefits: Once you pass the final exam you will qualify for these benefits: Cayman Islands Specialist status title and diploma; listed on travel agent referrals on www.caymanislands.ky; automatic ally enrollment in Cayman Rewards; receive monthly Cayman Rewards e-newsletters, featuring exclusive offers; One trip (five-night stay with confirmed air for two) to be awarded in a random drawing of those agents who receive a perfect score; Fam trip invitations; receive a bonus special gift.
Cost: FREE to all travel agents interested in expanding their knowledge base of the Cayman Islands.