Finland Specialist Program

Web Address: www.travelagentacademy.com

Sponsor: Travel Agent Academy in conjunction with the tourism board of Finland.

Overview of Program: Visit Finland invites you to discover the land of the midnight sun, a year-round destination that becomes something new and exciting with each season. The people of Finland live a balanced lifestyle, and visitors quickly get into the spirit or recreation and relaxation. It offers closeness to nature, as well as cities that focus on design and technology.  Register or log-in at the Travel Agent Academy and study the three seminars on Finland. The various links, videos and photo montages will also help discover more on the destination. Pass the quiz that follows each seminar. The quizzes are automatically scored, so you’ll know how you’re doing right away and you will have the opportunity to go back and correct any mistakes. Once you pass all three quizzes, you will qualify as a Finland Specialist!

Eligibility Requirements: All US and Canadian travel agents registered with Travel Agent Academy.

Benefits: As a graduate of the course you will earn a Destination Finland Specialist diploma and exclusive use of a Finland Specialist and Visit Finland logo, be listed on the visitfinland.com website as a Specialist and obtaining referrals from website, be eligible for a Finland fam trip on successful completion of training, have priority in cooperative promotional activities with the Finnish Tourist Board, inclusion in Destination Finland presentations etc.; and incentive gifts based on established productivity and contact with supporting vendors that offer select discount deals, packages and upgraded services for graduates.

Cost: FREE to all travel agents interested in expanding their knowledge base of Finland.

Contact: For more information on the Finland Specialist benefits, call 646-467-9676 or email contact.usa@visitfinland.com. For questions on seminar functionality or specialist certificates, e-mail Performance Media Group at info@pmgemail.com or call 877-727-0035.