become a certified travel agent

How to Get an IATA Card & Number

Work From Home Travel BusinessYou can get your IATA Card & Number through Cruise Planners. All of our travel agents are eligible to get an IATA card as long as they meet a minimum dollar amount of commissions during a one year period within the year they apply.

Become a Certified Travel Agent

There are many options to become a certified travel agent. Beyond being an award winning travel agency, Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, has over 20 years of success in the travel industry and has trained many travel agents on how to be successful. We give travel agents the opportunity to earn certifications through Cruise Planners University, an online travel agent university specifically tailored to prepare travel agents to thoroughly do what they love doing, researching, and booking travel for clients. We also offer proprietary research and booking tools as well as a mobile application for our travel agents.

You can become a certified travel agent by taking Cruise Planners University travel agent courses. Our education and training provides some of the best foundation in becoming a travel agent. Earn a Cruise Lines International Association (CLIA) certification as well as a Certified Cruise Planner Experts (CCPE) certification when you graduate from Cruise Planners University.

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