Get Rewarded — Become an Expert on St. Vincent & the Grenadines

St. Vincent & the Grenadines
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To get started on becoming an expert on all things St. Vincent & the Grenadines, visit discoversvgpro.com.

The Caribbean as a vacation spot is more popular than ever, and if you have clients looking to find the “Old Caribbean,” where moving at a slower pace becomes addictive and the subtle charms of island life fill the soul the longer you linger, you’ll want to gain insight on one of the region’s most enticing destinations—St. Vincent & the Grenadines, a necklace of 32 islands and cays stretching from St. Vincent in the north to Petit St. Vincent in the south.

With the goal of educating and enabling travel advisors to gain in-depth knowledge on St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Recommend and the St. Vincent & the Grenadines Tourism Office have released the newly created St. Vincent & the Grenadines Expert Program. The CEO of the St. Vincent & the Grenadines Tourism Authority, Glen Beache, says the program will “help travel advisors stand out and successfully sell one of the world’s most beautiful destinations, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, the Caribbean you’re looking for.”

Union Island sunset. (Photo credit: Jeremie Tronet – JT Pro Center)

This 11-chapter St. Vincent & the Grenadines course covers all the basics and then some. You’ll get the 4-1-1 on active and adventurous travel, romantic getaways and ways for your clients to live like a local. And the shorelines? They extend to infinity and include some of the world’s best. Most importantly, though, you’ll get the know-how on why to sell St. Vincent & the Grenadines now.

The course even gives the scoop on the most Instagram-worthy spots around the destination, because your clients are going to want to share their experience while visiting St. Vincent & the Grenadines with the world. And there’s intel on getting to and around the destination.

Palm Island heart tree.

Additionally, the St. Vincent & the Grenadines Expert Program is hosted on a new Recommend Education Center platform, bringing a new level of specialist training and engagement to the e-learning specialist program market. It’s been expertly designed as a stand-alone website with proven best-in-class features created by e-learning specialists.

Dark View Falls bamboo bridge.

Students who successfully complete the St. Vincent & the Grenadines Expert Program and pass their online exam, receive a personalized DiscoverSVGPro Certificate of Completion and three (3) continuing education credits from The Travel Institute or Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA). You’ll also be able to download a DiscoverSVGPro Recognition Logo on your e-mail signature; get rewards for registering client bookings; have exclusive web access to Sales Toolbox; and receive an electronic quarterly newsletter.

DiscoverSVGPro Rewards

  • 1stPlace Prize: A travel advisor in the U.S. and one in Canada who book the highest number of room nights (for the period starting July 15, 2022, and ending Jan 15, 2023) will win a prize trip to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, which includes:
    • Roundtrip flight to St. Vincent for two
    • Accommodation and meals
    • All in-destination transfers
    • Two destination excursions—one on St. Vincent, one in the Grenadines
  • 2nd Place Prize: US$300.00 — One each for U.S. and Canada
  • 3rd Place Prize: US$200.00 — One each for U.S. and Canada

To get started on becoming an expert on all things St. Vincent & the Grenadines, visit discoversvgpro.com.

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