Sponsor: China National Tourist Office.
Overview of Program: The Certified China Specialist program is designed to help increase destination knowledge about China and to give travel professionals the leading edge in selling exotic vacations. The training program covers major attractions in China and will also go into great detail about many aspects of travel to China. This four week program leads you through an on-line study kit where you will have opportunity to study the essentials about China tourism and several categories of places to visit in China. You have 4 weeks from the time you register to complete the on-line training and pass the on-line test. Upon completion of the study and passing the test at the end you will be automatically accepted as a member of the Certified China Specialist family. For you to gain maximum benefit from your new-found knowledge, the CNTO is working with their airline, cruise-line and tour operator partners to promote China packages through your sales efforts.
Eligibility Requirements: The China National Tourist Office invites all legitimate travel professionals to expand their knowledge of China and become a Certified China Specialist.
Benefits: Upon finishing your course you will receive a certificate from CNTO to acknowledge your efforts, consumer referrals from our office via listing your contact details at our website, invitations to participate in Certified China Specialist training events, and the opportunity to join familiarization tours to China.
Cost: FREE to legitimate travel agents.