Travel Agent Training Trip

Are you looking for a change in career? With the resurgence  of travel expected soon, there is no better time to become a professional travel advisor. This luxury 5-star gourmet-inclusive adult-only stay includes an intensive two-day travel advisor training program, a fun-filled excursion, VIP treatment, and one-day of resort site-inspections in the Mayan Riviera. At the end of the week, you will be a CERTIFIED TRAVEL ADVISOR.

Thurs. August 13 – 20, 2021

Number of days to paradise

It’s your opportunity to become a

El Dorado Seaside Palms Resort, Riviera Maya

Escape to the Riviera Maya and experience it all at El Dorado Seaside Palms. Unwind on the powdery white sand, soothe mind and body with luxurious amenities, and treat yourself to Gourmet Inclusive® drinks and dining. Discover inviting rooms and suites, bars, eateries, experiences, and amenities.


Your trip includes:

  • Local airport greeting with welcome travel kit

  • Roundtrip airfare from Canada to Cancun on Air Canada with their Clean Care Plus program.
  • Meet and greet and private round-trip group airport transfers to the resort

  • VIP Welcome drink at the resort

  • 7-night all-inclusive luxury adult-only accommodations in single occupancy

  • All gourmet-inclusive meals, snacks and drinks including premium alcoholic beverages

  • 2-days of in-person professional travel advisor training by 27-year veteran of the travel industry

  • Group excursion to a local attraction (optional)

  • One-day site-inspection tour of local popular resorts

  • Private group welcome cocktail and dinner

  • Private luxurious farewell dinner

  • Certificate of Achievement as a Professional Travel Advisor

Laurie Keith, Instructor

You will travel with award-winning travel entrepreneur, Laurie Keith, who has been a multi-million dollar travel agency owner in Canada for over 27 years. She developed a group booking software for the industry and is the founder of the Canadian Association of Travel Entrepreneurs and Travel Entrepreneur Academy. She brings a wealth of industry experience, knowledge and training to help set you up for success.

Life Changing Opportunity

As a result of the pandemic, many Canadians have been given a reset button. Today is an opportunity to change the things in your life that need changing. The travel industry awards travel advisors with a fun career, income, flexibility, worldly experiences, and the opportunity to serve and make people’s dreams come true.

As travel restrictions begin to lift in Canada, and with the loss of so many personnel from the industry, it is anticipated that there will be a shortage of professional travel advisors to handle to resurgence of travel reservations. There’s no better time to join the industry or get re-trained and re-motivated.

Get Certified as a Travel Advisor

Whether you are seeking employment as a professional travel agent/advisor or want to work independently from home part-time and earn extra revenue or full time as a career dream, this accelerated travel advisor traveling program will teach you everything you need to get you started in the travel industry. This includes:

  • Roles and opportunities
  • The travel market
  • Specialization and niche travel
  • Travel product and destinations
  • Tools and processes best practices
  • Marketing dreams
  • 5-step sales process
  • Goal-setting and starting a travel business
  • Tips on earning a 6-digit income

Covid-19 health and safety protocols: All members of our small group will be required to adhere to the mandatory Covid-19 health and safety protocols as set out by the travel providers and governing bodies. This includes wearing a face-mask in public areas (excluding while drink/eating), on the airplane, transfer bus, etc. and social distancing wherever possible. The meeting room will be set-up as classroom-style socially distanced. Hand sanitizers will be readily available virtually everywhere.

Air Canada Clean Care Plus Program

El Dorado Resorts Peace of Mind Program

Travel restrictions:

It is important to note that due to the pandemic, there is still an official global advisory to avoid non-essential travel outside of Canada. More information can be found at As of July 5th, 2021, fully-vaccinated Canadians returning back to Canada no longer require quarantining but do require a negative Covid-19 test before arrival and another upon arrival. You can still be subject to quarantining based on the discretion of the border officer upon entering Canada.

Currently Mexico does not have any requirements when entering their country. Please find updated information by clicking here. 

Covid Travel Insurance Included

If you get Covid-19 24 hours – 14 days before departure, the cost of cancellation for your trip is covered. If you get Covid-19 while away, the cost of emergency medical assistance and quarantining is covered for all eligible passengers.

Guaranteed Refund

If Air Canada cancels your flight, you will receive a full refund.

CareFlexPlus and CareFree Package Is Recommended

Standard seat selection
Year-round Price Drop Guarantee1
$50 waiver on administrative change fees
Change your booking3
Transfer your package3
Cancel with an in-house travel credit and/or a partial refund4
Cancel with a full refund up until 25 days prior to departure4

-Up to 25 days prior, 100% travel refund to original form of payment, 21-24 days prior to departure: 50% original form of payment/50% in-house credit, 3-20 days prior: 100% in-house credit.

*Note that the $400 training program (included in the price), is 100% non-refundable, non-transferrable.

Further conditions apply. Please contact us for details.

Aug. 13, 2021Depart: 12:15 AMArrive: 5:44 AM YYC (Calgary)YYZ (Toronto)AC156Economy Class (S)
Aug. 13, 2021Depart: 8:35 AMArrive: 11:30 AM YYZ (Toronto)CUN (Cancun)AC952Economy Class (F)
Aug. 20, 2021Depart: 12:50 PMArrive: 5:40 PM CUN (Cancun)YYZ (Toronto)AC953Economy Class (F)
Aug. 20, 2021Depart: 8:55 PMArrive: 11:08 PM YYZ (Toronto)YYC (Calgary)AC157Economy Class (S)
EL DORADO SEASIDE PALMS, 5-star Adult-only Gourmet-inclusive Resort
-August 13, 2021 (from Calgary and Toronto)
-7 nights, all inclusive
-Including airport transfers


Friday August 13, 2021
Meet and greet at the local Toronto airport to receive your free travel gift. Upon arrival on flight AC953 from Toronto to Cancun, we will receive a private airport transfer to the El Dorado Seaside Palms Resort in beautiful Riviera Maya, Mexico. Be greeting with sparking wine and be escorted to your room.
6:00 PM – Private Welcome Cocktail
7:00 PM – Private Group Welcome Dinner
Dress is resort-casual
Saturday August 14th, 2021
8:30 AM – Breakfast on own (room-service of buffet)
9:00 AM – In-class Session Begins*
12:00 PM – Break for lunch – group buffet reservation
1:00 PM – In-class Session Resumes*
4:00 PM – In-class Session Day One Ends
Evening Free
Dress is office casual (note that meeting room facilities can be chilly with the AC)
Sunday August 15, 2021 
8:30 AM – Breakfast on own (room-service of buffet)
9:00 AM – In-class Session Begins*
12:00 PM – Break for lunch – group buffet reservation
1:00 PM – In-class Session Resumes*
4:00 PM – In-class Session Day Two Ends
Evening Free Time
7:00 PM Optional attendance to the A La Carte dinner reservation with the group
Monday August 16, 2021
Free day
1:00 PM Optional attendance to fun and informative local group excursion
Tuesday, August 17, 2021
9 AM – Karisma Resorts Site Inspections*
Free evening
Dress is professional advisor (no flip-flops, short-shorts)
Wednesday, August 18, 2021
Free day
Thursday, August 19, 2021 
Free day
6:00 PM Farewell Cocktail Party
7:00 PM Farewell Private Dinner
8:00 PM Travel Advisor Certificates are awarded
Dress will be a theme night to be advised (eg. all white, tropical, gold)
Friday, August 20th, 2021
Return travel home
Anything with * is mandatory attendance required in order to receive Certificate of Achievement as a professional Travel Advisor.

Riviera Maya, Mexico – 

The Riviera Maya will never cease to amaze you. With its more than 120 km of extension, its crystalline turquoise waters, its white-sand beaches, cenotes, majestic archaeological sites, natural parks and unique themes in the world, in addition to magnificent hotels and one, exquisite cuisine.

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Training Travel Package Options

Junior Suite

Inclusion highlights:

  • Roundtrip airfare from Canada to Cancun/Mayan Riviera
  • Roundtrip private group airport transfers
  • 7-nights 5-star gourmet-inclusive accommodations at El Dorado Suites Palms Resort in Junior Suite
  • Meet and greets, travel and welcome gifts
  • 2-days intensive professional travel advisors training program
  • Certificate of Achievement – Professional Travel Advisor
  • Group local excursion (optional)
  • Private gourmet farewell dinner
Room Details

From Toronto
$1100 + $465 tax = $1565 pp
From Calgary
$1300 + $485 tax = $1785 pp

*includes travel course and travel bonuses


Why travel with us

Best Travel Agent Course Available
This course is for travel advisors, from travel advisors.

Handpicked Partners
We work with the world’s most loved brands in travel

Extra Bonuses
Because of our travel partnerships, be prepared to be spoiled.