Japan has launched a digital platform for the education of travel agents

first_imgJapan’s national tourism organization has announced the launch of a new e-learning platform. On the other hand, they thus establish direct contact and communication with travel agents. Thus, in addition to professional education, through direct communication they can send agents all the information about new tourism products, new regulations, changes, etc. osim and in addition to additional sales, they can also direct organized tours, which is very important in times of mass tourism (overtourism). The Japan Training Platform uses 5 modules to guide agents through all aspects of Japan. Each course allows you to explore the diversity of Japanese food, traditions, landscapes, Japanese way of life, etc … Also, here is some of the basic service information, like about visas, customs, security, etc.… Also, at the end of each module, an online test is taken, which must be passed with all the correct questions, in order to move on to the next module. Admittedly, the platform has just been launched, primarily as a solution for travel agents who currently have excess free time in line with the coronavirus epidemic. It will certainly be interesting to follow how and in what direction the whole platform will develop. In any case, a smart and brave move, primarily for two reasons.center_img The first is that they provide broader and more detailed information about their destination, outside the classic brochures, so that agents can get to know and specialize as much as possible about Japan as a tourist destination. In this way, they control the narrative and accurate information, because in the forest of information available on the Internet, it is always a problem to find out accurate and verified information. Also, indirectly, by educating agents, they educate the passengers themselves. “The Golden Route is the most popular route for tourists from the UK visiting Tokyo, Hakone and Kyoto. Our training focuses on the mentioned route as well as other routes. Agents will thus learn a wide range of useful information such as the best time to visit, flights, and get to know our way and culture of living better. Once agents complete the course, they will feel more secure in selling our destination. ” stand out from the Japanese Tourist Board. The new digital platform Japan Training Platform is intended for foreign travel agencies, ie agents who sell travel packages to Japan. The goal is for foreign agents to undergo additional training and gain broader knowledge, as well as all additional information about tourism products. Find out more about the Japan Training Platform HERElast_img

first_imgJapan’s national tourism organization has announced the launch of a new e-learning platform. On the other hand, they thus establish direct contact and communication with travel agents. Thus, in addition to professional education, through direct communication they can send agents all the information about new tourism products, new regulations, changes, etc. osim and in addition to additional sales, they can also direct organized tours, which is very important in times of mass tourism (overtourism). The Japan Training Platform uses 5 modules to guide agents through all aspects of Japan. Each course allows you to explore the diversity of Japanese food, traditions, landscapes, Japanese way of life, etc … Also, here is some of the basic service information, like about visas, customs, security, etc.… Also, at the end of each module, an online test is taken, which must be passed with all the correct questions, in order to move on to the next module. Admittedly, the platform has just been launched, primarily as a solution for travel agents who currently have excess free time in line with the coronavirus epidemic. It will certainly be interesting to follow how and in what direction the whole platform will develop. In any case, a smart and brave move, primarily for two reasons.center_img The first is that they provide broader and more detailed information about their destination, outside the classic brochures, so that agents can get to know and specialize as much as possible about Japan as a tourist destination. In this way, they control the narrative and accurate information, because in the forest of information available on the Internet, it is always a problem to find out accurate and verified information. Also, indirectly, by educating agents, they educate the passengers themselves. “The Golden Route is the most popular route for tourists from the UK visiting Tokyo, Hakone and Kyoto. Our training focuses on the mentioned route as well as other routes. Agents will thus learn a wide range of useful information such as the best time to visit, flights, and get to know our way and culture of living better. Once agents complete the course, they will feel more secure in selling our destination. ” stand out from the Japanese Tourist Board. The new digital platform Japan Training Platform is intended for foreign travel agencies, ie agents who sell travel packages to Japan. The goal is for foreign agents to undergo additional training and gain broader knowledge, as well as all additional information about tourism products. Find out more about the Japan Training Platform HERElast_img

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