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Tourism Management Certificate Course Online
Starting February 26, 2024
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In this part-time, online tourism management certificate course, you will receive a comprehensive introduction to tourism management. You will learn about the key aspects of tourism management, including how to come up with unique tourism products and services, managing staff, and collaborating with partners and stakeholders to provide the best possible tourism experiences.
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Become a Tourism Manager
Are you ready to start your dream career? In this course, you will receive a comprehensive introduction to tourism management that will help you to enter the tourism industry with the skills and knowledge you need to succeed.
What Happens in the Tourism Management Certificate Course Online
The Tourism Management Certificate Course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (IAP Career College Guide to Become a Tourism Manager). This course is self-directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time Tourism Management Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Tourism Management Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.
The Tourism Management Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Tourism Management Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College).
Introduction to Tourism Management
- A Career in Tourism Management
- The Growing Travel, Tourism and Hospitality (TTH) Sector
- Benefits of Working in Tourism Management
What a Tourism Manager Does
- Tourism Products and Services
- Idea Generation
- Market Research
- Strategic Partnerships & Stakeholder Collaboration
- Providing Excellent Customer Service
- Event Management Fundamentals
- Human Resources Management
- Creating a Safe & Healthy Work Environment
- Financial Management
- Skills & Knowledge you will Need
- Learning by Doing
- Learn from Other Tourism Managers
- Educational Programs
- Resources for Self Study
- Types of Employers
- How to Find Job Opening
- Job Hunting Materials
- Job Interviews
- The Job Offer
Starting Your Own Business
- Getting Started
- Financial Matters
- Working with Strategic Partners
- Working with Support Staff
Marketing Your Services
- Choosing Your Target Markets
- Marketing Tools
- Marketing Techniques
- Community Outreach
Working With Clients
- Selling your Services
- Preparing a Proposal
- Client Contracts
What Is Included in this Certificate Course
This all-inclusive Tourism Management Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Tourism Management Certificate Course
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
- (Optional) 2024 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Tourism Managers for only $2.99 per month
- Downloadable Tourism Management Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbooks: IAP Career College Guide to Become a Tourism Manager (e-book edition)
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Easy changes and cancellations
It’s easy to change or cancel your course registration. See our FAQ page for details.
It’s easy to change or cancel your course registration. See our FAQ page for details.
You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from over 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.
Our online certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.
WINTER SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Tourism Management Certificate Course is priced as only $149.00 for the February 26, 2024 course.
Register today for the Tourism Management Certificate Course. Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Tourism Management Certificate Course online to avoid disappointment.
If the course is full, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.
My experience with IAP Career College was exceptional! I loved how the courses get right to the main points and you learn so much in a short period of time.
Kari Miller, Ohsweken, Ontario
How Much Money Do Tourism Managers Make?
According to several industry reports, there has never been a better time to break into tourism management. According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 7 of the top 20 fastest growing industries are in the TTH sector: prospective tourism managers can expect lucrative career opportunities in travel arrangement, accommodations, event promotion, and more. As a tourism manager, your income is determined by a number of factors, including: your experience, location, and the type of tourism management role you specialize in. For example, according to data from Salary.com, the salary range for a tourism management job is from $59,866 to $84,427 per year in the United States, however top-earning tourism managers earn over $100,000 per year.
What Does a Tourism Manager Do?
Are you looking for a career that combines your passion for customer service, leadership skills, and zest for adventure? Do you love the idea of waking up every day to help people have memorable experiences? Are you excited about traveling, meeting new people, and trying new things? If you answered “yes” to the questions above, then a career in tourism management may be perfect for you! As a tourism manager, you’ll have opportunities to work for any business in the travel, tourism and hospitality (TTH) sector: travel agencies, hotels, destination management companies, restaurants, and any other business that provides tourism products and services to customers. Some tourism managers even work for tourism & hospitality consulting firms, where they have the opportunity to work with a variety of TTH sector businesses to improve their operations.
How Do I Become a Tourism Manager?
Earning a certificate as a tourism manager will equip you with the principles and techniques for becoming a professional tourism manager. A certificate also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Tourism Management Certificate Course
In IAP Career College’s part-time online Tourism Management Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for getting started in a career as a professional tourism manager. This online course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks, however it may be completed in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks. The course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance, however as a student you have access to Faculty Members to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and "dream" careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life - you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.