Upcoming Training Classes

The GSTC works with destination partners and development agencies to deliver tailored training options, including training in the local language by a GSTC-approved trainer, and designing a shorter introductory program or a longer, more extensive program targeting certification experts and auditors. If you would like to partner with the GSTC to organize a training in your destination, please find our contact details below.

 

GSTC Sustainable Tourism Training Schedule


Dates Location Trainer(s) Partner Duration Language Price Seats Register
Jan
11-13,
2017
Vientiane,
Lao PDR
Mihee Kang, Randy Durband MICT, GIZ 3 Days Lao n/a n/a learn more
Feb
4-5,
2017
Akita,
Japan
Masaru Takayama AEN, EJ 3 Days Japanese, English JPY
30,000
max. 20 Sign Up
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Feb
13-15,
2017
Bangkok, Thailand Mihee Kang, Randy Durband PATA 3 Days English

Starting at
USD 620

23/25
Seats
Available
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April
3-28,
2017
Online D'Arcy
Dornan
TrainingAid 4 Weeks English Starting at USD 395 19/25
Seats
Available
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April
21-23,
2017
Athens,
Greece
Ioannis
Pappas
Green Evolution 3 Days English coming
soon
25/25
Seats
Available
coming
soon

May
11-12,
2017

Washington DC, USA Kathleen Pessolano  WWF 2 Days English coming
soon
20/20
Seats
Available
coming
soon
Jun 19 - Jul 14, 2017 Online Antje
Martins
TrainingAid 4 Weeks English Starting at USD 395 23/25
Seats
Available
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Oct
2-27,
2017
Online   TrainingAid 4 Weeks English Starting at USD 395 25/25
Seats
Available
coming
soon

 


 

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Certificate in Sustainable Tourism

All training participants who complete a 3-day onsite STTP training class or a 4-week online STTP training class will have the opportunity to take the official STTP Exam, which is offered in an online and open-book format. Upon successful completion, you are awarded with the Certificate in Sustainable Tourism by the GSTC to demonstrate your knowledge of sustainable tourism standards and practices.

Learn more about the GSTC Certificate in Sustainable Tourism

 


 

Interested in custom GSTC Sustainable Tourism Trainings
for your organization or destination?

If you would like to partner with the GSTC to organize a custom training for your organization or destination, please contact
GSTC Training Director, Ayako Ezaki, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss further details.
You can also download the Tailored Training Options for Destinations or Businesses from here.

 


What Other Tourism Professionals Say
About the GSTC Training

Snjezana Derviskadic "I recommend this training to others in the industry because making sure our actions have strong sustainability factors is critical to contributing to the social and economic well-being of communities through tourism."

Snjezana Derviskadic, SEGURA Consulting LLC / Tourism Team Leader, USAID Regional Economic Growth (REG) Project

 

 

Mami Futagami

"It was very stimulating for me to attend your training course and to learn how the GSTC Criteria could be applied to various types of destinations."

Mami Futagami, Ph.D., Professor, Meijo University

 

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