ACTA Travel Agent Track Classes

Travel agents have been one of the most affected professions during the COVID-19 crisis, and we are proud to support our community during this difficult time.

Sponsored by the Jamaica Tourist Board, this Travel Agent Training Track features a collection of professional development courses designed to help travel agents enhance their business acumen and learn new skills. Covering a range of educational topics, these instructor-led sessions will provide individuals with the practical tools they need to plan for the future.

If you are a company or individual who provides training for the travel industry please join our cause. Reach out to PayWhatYouCan.Training and have your sessions listed here.



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Category: Sales and Marketing

Maximize Your Productivity And Get More Done

October 27, 2020 11:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Mark Ellwood

In a series of short, interactive modules, you will learn how to create actionable goals, then plan and prioritize your daily tasks. You'll also find out how top performers spend their time, and how you can spend more time on what matters most.

The Power of the Press Release

October 28, 2020 10:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Peter Haggert

The press release is alive and well and should be part of your communication strategy. It remains an invaluable tool to reach journalists, new audiences and can play a significant communication role inside your company as well.

Affirmations - Module 1

October 28, 2020 11:30 AM
Timezone: America/Halifax
Duration: 30 minutes

Instructor: Nadine Dookie Khemlall

One secret key to powerful, and successful communication is the tool of AFFIRMATIONS.

Free Strategic Ways to Market Your Business Online!

October 29, 2020 10:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Tree Ryde

In this course, you will learn free ways on how to strategically market your business online.

Affirmations - Module 2

October 29, 2020 11:30 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 30 minutes

Instructor: Nadine Dookie Khemlall

This Module is Part II. Continuing the practice of reframing key words.

Motivating For Results

November 11, 2020 9:30 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Nadine Dookie Khemlall

Motivation is a force that energizes, activates and directs action. It is at the root of impulses that set out to optimize well-being, steer away from pain and head forward to comfort and pleasure.
Category: Health and Wellness

Easy Ways to Quickly Improve Your Health and Feel Better

October 29, 2020 1:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Martha Trahan

Tired of being tired? Not feeling or looking your best? You believe that what you are eating and drinking likely isn’t helping. It’s just so hard to figure out what to grab when you're feeling hungry. If only there was an easy way to get the knowledge you need to help guide your choices.

Nutrition Fundamentals: Simple, Healthy Eating

November 5, 2020 1:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Martha Trahan

Nutrition can be confusing. One year they tell us to go low fat then the next we are told to eat mostly fat, and ditch the carbs. To up the protein but not too much or your kidneys will suffer. Eggs are good, eggs are bad.

How to Lead a Successful Wellness Program

November 6, 2020 11:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

In this course, we cover the key success factors that drive success in a wellness program in the workplace while establishing the necessary elements of an effective wellness strategy to drive employee engagement.

Easy Ways to Quickly Improve Your Health and Feel Better

November 19, 2020 1:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Martha Trahan

Tired of being tired? Not feeling or looking your best? You believe that what you are eating and drinking likely isn’t helping. It’s just so hard to figure out what to grab when you're feeling hungry. If only there was an easy way to get the knowledge you need to help guide your choices.

Nutrition Fundamentals: Simple, Healthy Eating

December 3, 2020 1:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Martha Trahan

Nutrition can be confusing. One year they tell us to go low fat then the next we are told to eat mostly fat, and ditch the carbs. To up the protein but not too much or your kidneys will suffer. Eggs are good, eggs are bad.

Easy Ways to Quickly Improve Your Health and Feel Better

December 10, 2020 1:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Martha Trahan

Tired of being tired? Not feeling or looking your best? You believe that what you are eating and drinking likely isn’t helping. It’s just so hard to figure out what to grab when you're feeling hungry. If only there was an easy way to get the knowledge you need to help guide your choices.
Category: Remote Working

Zoom Meeting FUNdamentals

November 2, 2020 11:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 10 hours and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will learn all the essentials of effectively managing the an online Zoom meeting including creating a new or scheduled meeting, inviting attendees, running the meeting and best practices for a successful meeting.

Zoom Meeting FUNdamentals

November 23, 2020 2:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will learn all the essentials of effectively managing the an online Zoom meeting including creating a new or scheduled meeting, inviting attendees, running the meeting and best practices for a successful meeting.

Zoom Meeting FUNdamentals

December 8, 2020 4:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will learn all the essentials of effectively managing the an online Zoom meeting including creating a new or scheduled meeting, inviting attendees, running the meeting and best practices for a successful meeting.
Category: Leadership & Self Management

Action Management: Get Everything Done

October 28, 2020 7:30 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour

Instructor: Paul Odnoletkov

This is a course in personal productivity designed for people who want to optimize the way they hand multiple priorities that compete for their time, for example: work, family, friends, and hobbies.

Affirmations - Module 1

October 28, 2020 11:30 AM
Timezone: America/Halifax
Duration: 30 minutes

Instructor: Nadine Dookie Khemlall

One secret key to powerful, and successful communication is the tool of AFFIRMATIONS.

Affirmations - Module 2

October 29, 2020 11:30 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 30 minutes

Instructor: Nadine Dookie Khemlall

This Module is Part II. Continuing the practice of reframing key words.
Category: Project and Change Management

Project Communications Management

October 27, 2020 12:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

This Project Communications Management course is for experienced, new, or transitioning professionals, who wish to learn more about how project communications are managed in a normal project lifecycle: from the planning, executing, to the monitoring, controlling and closing stages.

Project Management Fundamentals

October 28, 2020 12:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

Overview of Project Management Fundamentals for non-project managers based on practice and theory as established by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Project Stakeholder Management

November 3, 2020 2:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

Stakeholder management is one of the most complex aspects of managing change in organizations. In this course, we will review how best to manage and engage stakeholders within a project management framework.

Project Management Fundamentals

November 5, 2020 2:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

Overview of Project Management Fundamentals for non-project managers based on practice and theory as established by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

People Change Management for Projects

November 9, 2020 5:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

This course introduces the basic principles of people change management at the project level to help project managers and business leaders identify the key success factors for implementing change at the project level.

Project Communications Management

November 10, 2020 2:00 PM
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

This Project Communications Management course is for experienced, new, or transitioning professionals, who wish to learn more about how project communications are managed in a normal project lifecycle: from the planning, executing, to the monitoring, controlling and closing stages.

Acquiring and Managing successful Project Teams

November 11, 2020 12:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

In this course, we will review the best talent acquisition practices in a project context. The Project Resource Management Plan is a subsidiary plan under the overall project plan so we will cover the steps needed in a project lifecycle as identified by the Project Management Institute.

Project FUNdamentals

November 13, 2020 9:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will begin their journey managing projects using essential techniques navigating a Project task list, resource list and views to understand and collaborate on the project schedule.

Project Creating a Project Plan

November 13, 2020 11:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will build on their fundamental skills creating their first project plan to enter data on a timeline to track project goals.

Project Stakeholder Management

November 13, 2020 12:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

Stakeholder management is one of the most complex aspects of managing change in organizations. In this course, we will review how best to manage and engage stakeholders within a project management framework.

Project Management Fundamentals

November 16, 2020 12:00 PM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes

Instructor: Ernesto Solari

Overview of Project Management Fundamentals for non-project managers based on practice and theory as established by the Project Management Institute (PMI).

Project Calendars

November 17, 2020 9:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will understand how to create and apply Project calendars to tasks and resources to ensure the project schedule stays on track.

Project Tracking & Reporting

November 17, 2020 11:00 AM
Timezone: America/Toronto
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes

Instructor: Joyelle Jolie

In this course, participants will learn how to track the progress of tasks on the timeline and update the project information to share with the team.