Professional Development

Certificate Programs

Certificate Programs

Luxury Cruise Certificate Program

Specialty & Boutique Cruise Certificate

Are you finding the luxury market a challenge to sell or are you looking to expand cruise options for your clients by introducing them to luxury travel? This new certificate not only introduces you to the luxury market, it also provides you with a solid foundation to sell every aspect of the luxury sector including contemporary, premium, and small ship luxury cruises. Expand your sales offerings, expand your client demographics, and become an effective luxury marketer with a certificate in luxury cruising.

Accessible Travel Certificate Program

Specialty & Boutique Cruise Certificate

Everyone should have the opportunity to travel the world and create memorable experiences. For accessible travelers, having someone who understands their needs can help make their travel planning even easier. With our brand-new Accessible Travel Certificate, learn what those needs are, how you can help meet them, and the best marketing strategies to reach this underserved market. This certificate is more than learning about how to increase your sales, it’s about how to serve a niche market by crafting the best vacation experience for them.

Meetings & Events at Sea Certificate Program

Meetings & Events at Sea Certificate

In partnership with Meeting Professionals International (MPI), CLIA presents this certificate program that explores the advantages of booking and hosting events on cruise ships as opposed to traditional venues. This interactive session highlights which types of meetings or events should be conducted onboard as well as provides valuable cost comparisons. This program will provide insight into incentive trips, examine logistics and variables to consider when hosting your event at sea and walk participants through the meeting planning process to outline what to expect before, during and after your meeting or event at sea. For the upcoming offerings, visit our events page or enroll online

Specialty & Boutique Cruise Certificate Program

Specialty & Boutique Cruise Certificate

CLIA presents the Specialty & Boutique Cruise Certificate program, which highlights the unique products, destinations and experiences offered by these cruise lines; and delivers the tools to develop your skillset in increasing your cruise sales within this specific market. This program will provide you with the knowledge and tools to properly educate your clients on the benefits and unique experiences found in river, yacht, expedition and luxury cruising, tips on how to prospect and qualify clients who would fit within the target audiences and resources to insure your success and grow your revenue.

Career Counseling Service

If you need assistance choosing the right program, we invite you to take advantage of CLIA's Career Counseling services and book an appointment to speak with our Professional Development and Training team. Click here to schedule an appointment or here to learn more about the program.