Looking for a really good reason to educate yourself on the Solomon Islands… aside for the valuable knowledge you’ll receive? How about a $50 pre-paid Visa card?

The Solomon Islands Visitors Bureau (SIVB) launched its first ever specialist Travel Agents’ online training program in Australia this week, and is celebrating by giving consultants the chance to win one of 10 gift cards.

Called the ‘Hapi Isles Specialists’, the program is made up of a series of online modules focusing on the Solomon Islands and the nine provinces which make up the country: Central Province, Guadalcanal Province, Choiseul Province, Guadalcanal Province, Isabel Province, Makira-Ulawa Province, Malaita Province, Rennell and Bellona Province, Temotu Province, Western Province and Capital Territory.

Solomon Island

Travel Agents will also have access to knowledge on the various products available in the islands from hotels to the best culture, reef and wreck diving locations, WWII history, sports fishing, surfing, bird watching and more.

SIVB’s Chief Executive, Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto, said the aim of the program is to equip consultants with the information they need in order to sell the destination with confidence.

Solomon Islands Heder

“They [modules] have been designed to instil them [Travel Agents] with the knowledge-based tools they need to sell the destination with confidence and especially the Solomon Islands’ vast array of niche product.”

Josefa ‘Jo’ Tuamoto, SIVB Chief Executive

Click here to register. Travel Agents who complete the training program by 15 October 2017 will go in the running to win one of 10 $50 pre-paid Visa cards.

Happy learning!

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