How can I become a travel agent for free?
Those with an interest can obtain free training through various websites that will give you all the information you will need to become an online travel agent.
- Online Travel Agents Course.
- Register or Apply Online.
- Choose Your Courses.
- Obtain Errors and Omission Insurance.
- Travel Sellers License.
What do you have to do to become a travel agent?
Education, Training, & CertificationEducation: While no specific degree is required, those with bachelor’s degrees in the hospitality industry or a related field will be more marketable. Most corporate jobs that involve coordinating travel require a bachelor’s degree for employment.
Do you have to pay to become a travel agent?
Licensing fees:This is ABOVE the typical fees you’ll need to pay to form any sort of small business. A handful of states require travel agents to obtain a seller of travel license before they can sell travel.
How much does it cost to have a travel agent?
(According to the American Society of Travel Agents, the average service fee for booking airline tickets in 2009 was around $20, while the fee for booking a cruise was $50. And Angie’s List reports the fee for a travel agent to build an entire itinerary ranges from $100 to $200.)