Complementing your agency and cruise line educational programs, CLIA’s training and certification programs are designed to make you the consumer’s most knowledgeable cruise resource and increase your cruise sales and commissions. Our programs are available in a variety of formats to make it convenient for you to keep your skills polished or become certified through CLIA Certification Programs.
CLIA certification programs are the cruise and travel industry’s premier training program with over 33,000 CLIA Certification designations awarded in North America alone. Whether you are a new travel agent who wants to learn about selling cruises, or a career/expert travel agent looking to grow their business, CLIA has a certification that’s right for you.
Supplement your repertoire of experience and professional development with a CLIA Certificate. Our certificate programs are focused on expanding your knowledge of travel and cruise specific topics to grow your clientele and sales.
Learn at your own pace, from the comfort of your home or office, and at the time that works best for your schedule.
Fast-track your certification or earn new certificates at our LIVE Training events, packed with the educational requirements and ship inspections you need to achieve your professional development goals.
New! Virtual Training
We’re expanding our virtual offerings to bring you even more opportunities to experience live CLIA training from the comfort of your own home. Our lineup features CLIA Virtual Courses, presented during a specified one-hour period, or Professional Development Webisodes, 30-minute practical trainings aimed at providing tangible information travel agents can use in their daily businesses.
CLIA webinars feature relevant and timely information on the cruise industry including exclusive presentations from CLIA cruise lines and marketing partners as well as the latest in professional development and membership tips.
Virtual Ship Inspections
Virtual ship inspections provide you with details of a particular ship, fleet or class of ships, including staterooms, public areas and entertainment. Developed exclusively for CLIA agents, our virtual ship inspections can be used towards certification requirements.
CLIA members are invited to make an appointment for a consultation with a member of our Professional Development and Membership Team to help you choose the right training and certification program.
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Being a CLIA member has helped me in a variety of ways. Personally, it has helped me gain confidence in selling travel. I am kept up to date on all of the changes and growth in the industry through seminars and interactive classes.— Gail McLeod, ECC, Cruise Planners