From News Services
New York City Tourism + Conventions (NYC & Co.) has revitalized its NYC Travel Trade Academy, now offering courses with Hindi subtitles. This move caters to the growing Indian tourism market, enhancing accessibility in Tier 2 and Tier 3 cities.
Makiko Matsuda Healy, Senior Vice President of Tourism Market Development at NYC & Co., emphasizes the significance of the Indian market and their commitment to partner training. She believes the program’s “depth of destination information” will better equip Indian travel professionals to fulfill evolving desires for unique and personalized New York experiences.
The online Travel Trade Academy empowers tourism professionals to become city experts, guiding clients towards exceptional NYC experiences. This self-paced program features six modules, covering each borough’s must-see sights, categorized by geography, attractions, parks, restaurants, and hotels.
Each module concludes with a quiz, leading to a certificate and the coveted title of “Destination Specialist of New York City” upon successful completion. Additionally, webinars offer flexibility with preferred language subtitles.
The reinvigorated Travel Trade Academy with Hindi options demonstrates NYC & Co.’s commitment to the Indian market. This accessible program empowers travel professionals to deliver exceptional NYC experiences to their clients.