So, you're ready to hit the road and turn your love for travel into a thriving business... Welcome aboard! We have all the details on the roadmap you'll need to jump into the captivating world of travel. With the start of a new year, there's no better time to rev up your engines and start planning your next big move, just in time for Wave Season!
Why Start Now?
What is Wave Season, anyway? It's not just any season, it's the prime time for travel sales! Lasting typically for the initial three months of the year (often longer!), this is the coveted window when eager travelers get into full planning mode. It's the time when calendars start to bloom with dreams of far-off destinations and nearby escapes, as folks contact their travel advisors and meticulously plan their PTO time for the year ahead and even beyond.
Here's the scoop: this time of year is the perfect time to get started in the travel industry so you too can capitalize on Wave and start selling right out of the gate. We've got your complete roadmap to initiate your travel business, and here's the kicker - how does a 50% boost in commissions sound? Yes, you heard it right. That's the kind of success our Travel Agent Education graduates are experiencing! So, let's hit the road to discover the steps you can take today, steering toward a destination of lasting success tomorrow.
Your Gateway to Success in 2024
Say hello to Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya, crafted and honed by industry leaders. Our program is award-winning and tailored to ensure your success in the travel industry. But we're not like a *regular* curriculum, we're a *cool* curriculum! Our courses aren't just online and self-paced, they come in written and audio formats, so you can learn however fits your vibe and schedule. Picture this: soaking up the sun at the beach or squeezing in lessons between errands. It's your starting point for lasting success as we head into the new year and beyond!
Tailored Packages for Every Journey
No matter where you are in your entrepreneurial journey, we've got you covered with three unique packages; each tailored to fit various budgets, expertise levels and dreams within the travel industry:
Basic Plan: This entry-level package lays the foundation for aspiring travel advisors. It includes the core Travel Agent Education curriculum, offering essential insights into the travel industry's workings. Additionally, it provides access to the Travel Agent Education Certification (TAEC™) exam, marking the initial step into this exciting field.
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Essential Plan: Elevated from the Basic Plan, the Essential Plan adds further credentials to your arsenal. Alongside the comprehensive curriculum and TAEC™ exam access, this package includes Individual Memberships for Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) and the American Society of Travel Advisors (ASTA). These memberships confer credibility within the industry, amplifying your professional standing from the outset.
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Pro Plan: The pinnacle of Avoya's educational offerings, the Pro Plan encompasses everything from the core curriculum to advanced affiliations. In addition to the comprehensive education and TAEC™ exam, it includes CLIA and ASTA memberships. Furthermore, it covers the Avoya Network™ Independent Agency Affiliation Fee, marking your entry into the Avoya Network and providing access to industry-leading resources, technology and support. Learn more about the Pro Plan.
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A Curriculum That Delivers Real Results
Our graduates don't just sell travel, they're crafting thriving businesses from day one! After completing Travel Agent Education, they're pocketing 50% more in commissions and locking in deals at a whopping 50% higher rate than their new-to-travel peers.
How? It all stems from our comprehensive curriculum, covering everything from an overview of the travel industry and geographical insights to preparing for success, business concepts, types of leisure travel and suppliers, effective marketing strategies and much more! Talk about hitting the ground running!
A New Year, A New Adventure
As the world starts planning its adventures for the year ahead, you're gearing up to become the architect of dream vacations. Wave Season beckons, and you, armed with knowledge and passion, are poised to ride this wave of opportunities.
2024 isn't just a chapter in your life; it's an adventure waiting to unfold! Travel Agent Education Powered by Avoya isn't just about learning; it's about igniting that spark within you to craft unforgettable experiences for travelers while reaping the rewards of your dedication. So, why wait? Start today! Fill out the form below to get connected with a specialist and step confidently into 2024 as your own boss and champion of your success.