Adventure travel is one of the fastest-growing segments of the travel industry, with four out of 10 travelers embarking on some type of adventure during their vacation. For travel advisors, the potential rewards of specializing in adventure travel are substantial: according to the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA), the market is worth about $263 billion worldwide. And this, of course, includes Kenya.
Kenya is a wide-open arena for adventure travelers, with excellent walking, trekking, and climbing inland, and incredible snorkeling, diving, and boating along the coast. Walking safaris, rock climbing, running, biking, horseback riding safaris and various types of boating are also on offer in Kenya with the climate ideal for such activity.
The Adventure Experiences in Kenya elective module—one of four elective modules that have been created as add-ons to the KATS (Kenya Authorized Travel Specialist) Program in order for you to get more in-depth knowledge on that particular topic—covers experiences ideal for your adventurous clients.
So, if you’ve already completed the Kenya Authorized Travel Specialist (KATS) Program, here’s your opportunity to learn about Adventure Experiences in Kenya.
Once you have completed the Adventures in Kenya elective module, you’ll have the opportunity to apply for a FAM to Kenya: The Magical Kenya Adventure Experience, taking place Feb. 23 to March 2, 2019. To participate in the FAM, you must be a certified KATS Program graduate and have completed the Adventures in Kenya elective module. Click HERE to apply for the FAM; registration IS NOW CLOSED.
KATS Program Benefits
When you complete the Kenya Authorized Travel Specialist (KATS) Program, you’ll receive:
- 2 Continuing Education Credits from The Travel Institute
- 12 Continuing Education Credits from ACTA
- Personalized, full-color, printable certificate
- When you complete the Safaris in Kenya elective module, the Beyond the Wildernesselective module, the Sustainable Kenya module, and the Adventure Experiences in Kenya elective module you will earn 1 additional CEU credit for each.
For more information, visit kats.recommend.com.