The Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya is an incredible value, offering many inclusions.
The BASIC Package includes:
- Comprehensive, online, self-paced coursework. Value of $649.
- Lessons are available in both written format and audio format. Preparing you for the Travel Agent Education Certification™ test.
- Note: Quizzes and final TAEC test are not available in audio format.
- TAEC exam fee is included in registration. Value of $95.
- Support from known travel industry leaders and experts with over 100+ years of combined industry experience.
- $100 off your Avoya Network™ affiliation fee if you complete the coursework, take and pass the TAEC test and join the Avoya Network within 60 days of registering for the education program.
The ESSENTIAL Package includes everything in the BASIC Package, plus you will receive:
- Individual Membership (IAM) for Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) – Once TAEC exam has been completed and passed. Value of $399 without premier host agency connection (or $129 if affiliated with a premier host agency) + over $3,000 in bonus commission coupons for each member.
- Membership inclusions: CLIA Personal ID (printed EMBARC ID not included), access to comprehensive professional development and training, cruise line and partner commission opportunities and exclusive personal travel perks and discounts. Individual Agent Membership also opens the door for you to pursue and achieve CLIA Certification.
- ASTA Membership. Once TAEC exam has been completed and passed. ASTA Future Travel Professional membership – Value of $99.00.
- The American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA) is the world's leading association of travel professionals. ASTA is the global advocate for travel agencies, the travel industry and the traveling public. They champion ethical and traveler-friendly practices and policies at every level of government and throughout the travel and hospitality industry. ASTA members are all bound by a shared code of ethics.
If you register for the PRO Package, you will receive everything in the BASIC and ESSENTIAL package, PLUS:
- Avoya Network Affiliation.
- Please Note: At this time, the Avoya Network can only offer affiliation with Independent Agencies who reside in the United States. If you reside in a country other than the United States and pay for Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya, your Independent Agency will not be able to affiliate with the Avoya Network once complete.