TRAVEL.

EDUCATION.

CONNECTION.

Welcome to our Global Campus

ITMI is the Travel Industry Leader for International Tour Director and Tour Guide Certification

Online Course in our ITMI Student Portal

Moderated by an ITMI Instructor & Mentor

In Person Training – Travel Required

Our campus provides lifelong learning opportunities from international tour director and tour guide certifications, domestic and international training, and specialty entrepreneur course offerings.  

Let the adventure begin!

2024 COURSE OFFERINGS

TOUR GUIDE AND TOUR DIRECTOR COURSES

BUILDING BLOCKS OF TRAVEL LEADERSHIP

$250

Begin your certification with ITMI’s transformative training course which lays the foundation that will inspire your inner rockstar to enrich lives and make a difference in the world—exploring how to unfold your potential as a travel leader.

Included in ITMI Certification Courses

TOUR GUIDE CERTIFICATION

$2,145

Get certified to become the storyteller of your city. Master the art of local tours that fascinate guests and bring your hometown to life. Unlock insider culinary adventures or tell tales on haunted history walks. Let your passion shape unforgettable travel memories for guests from around the world.

INTERNATIONAL TOUR DIRECTOR CERTIFICATION

$5,245

Master the thrilling world of leading global tours. We’ll empower you with insider skills – from partnering with vendors to navigating logistics – to direct transformative travel experiences that create lasting memories.
Included in ITMI’s Tour Guide & International Tour Director Certifications

CAREER LAUNCH PAD

$97

Craft an irresistible resume that grabs the tour operator’s attention with insider tips and tricks from ITMI’s career course. Showcase your skills, avoid mistakes, and land your dream job in tourism.

Included in ITMI’s Tour Director Certification

TOURISM ENTREPRENEURSHIP COURSES

HOW TO START YOUR BUSINESS

$495

Empower yourself with the skills to launch your own company, curating enriching travel experiences.

Presented by Annette Morejon

CREATE MULTI-DAY INTERNATIONAL TOURS

$295

Learn to craft multi-day domestic and international tours showcasing the planet’s most captivating destinations.

Presented by Annette Morejon

TOURTRACK APP

$9.99 Monthly

Get the App created specifically for Tour Guides and Tour Directors! A complete solution for Travel Entrepreneurs to stay organized, with your calendar, trip itineraries, contacts, track finances, job leads, and more.

See exclusive membership offers for ITMI Certification Training

“…And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than to risk it took to blossom.”

~ Anais Nin

Presented by Annette Morejon

Presented by Annette Morejon

GLOBAL AWARENESS & SPECIALTY COURSES

HUMAN TRAFFICKING AWARENESS

FREE

Join the fight against exploitation. Our course equips changemakers with skills to combat human trafficking – Together we can build a just world where no one is commodified or denied freedom.

TECHNOLOGY MASTERCLASS

$395

Unlock technology’s power to enrich guiding and wow guests. Transform and simplify your work by using tools that amplify the guest experience with effortless impact.

Presented by Casey Walton

DRIVER GUIDE TRAINING

This powerful training course will give driver guides the tools & skills to provide “Guest Service Excellence” resulting in a richer, more enjoyable experience.

Customized for you

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

~Margaret Mead

Presented by Casey Walton

30 CAREERS IN TRAVEL E-BOOK

FREE

Get ready to daydream…unlock the doors to 30 careers in travel that ITMI certification can help you explore. From cruise director to corporate travel planner. We equip you with versatile skills to curate trips spanning wine tours, eco-adventures, luxury tours, and beyond.  Read, listen, and learn from others who have done it.

USA DESTINATION TRAINING

GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK

$49

Ready to save time? Research done for you, maps, photos, videos, and more. Let’s go!

Presented by Carol Kendrick

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK

$49

World’s first and the most visited national park. Level up your adventure, and get ‘just the facts‘. Yellowstone here we come!

Presented by Carol Kendrick

ARCHES, CANYONLANDS & CAPITAL REEF

$49

Learn tips and tricks to get you comfortable leading a tour in the beloved Red Rock Country of the West. Welcome to the Red Rock wonderland of the West. 

Presented by Carol Kendrick

BRYCE CANYON & ZION NATIONAL PARK

$49

See it, learn it, and enjoy it more before you go with your guests. Research is done for you.  Start your visit to the park now. 

Presented by Carol Kendrick

Presented by Carol Kendrick

Presented by Carol Kendrick

Presented by Carol Kendrick

Presented by Carol Kendrick

MESA VERDE NATIONAL PARK

$49

Learn tips and tricks to get you comfortable leading a tour of this beautiful home to the Pueblo people for over 700 years. Welcome to the West’s famous World Heritage Site.

Presented by Carol Kendrick

GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK

$49

Get a cup of tea and sit back with research done for you. Home to beautiful lakes, alpine vistas, and more. 

COMING SOON

A GUIDE TO UNFORGETTABLE STUDENT ADVENTURES

$139

Student tours open minds, ignite passion, and expand visions of what’s possible. By engaging new cultures with empathy, your thoughtfully guided journeys will help young adventurers discover their place in the world. Students will return home inspired. Walk with Carol as she guides you to creating a transformative journey.

Presented by Carol Kendrick

“For my part, | travel not to go anywhere, but to go. | travel for travel’s sake. The great affair isto move.”

~Robert Louis Stevenson

Presented by Carol Kendrick

Presented by Carol Kendrick

INTERNATIONAL DESTINATION TRAINING

AMALFI COAST VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Explore the beautiful Amalfi Coast with Stefi, your international tour director host. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

BARCELONA VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Gabo, your local international Tour Director welcomes you to his city with tips and tricks for when you go or guests go. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

LISBON VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Let’s go to Lisbon with Freddi, your international tour director host, with his tips and tricks to navigate the city. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

MADRID

$49

Discover and explore with Freddi your international tour director as he welcomes you to his home country.

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

NICE VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Gabo your international tour director guide welcomes you to the beloved French Riviera.

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

PARIS VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Gabo, welcomes you to Paris, France its country’s famous capital as your international tour director guide. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

PORTO VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Your international tour director guide is Freddi taking you through this beautiful country.

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

ROME VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Stefi welcomes you to what is sometimes called the eternal city as your international tour director and guide.

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

SEVILLA VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Freddi, your international tour director and host talks to you about life, the neighborhoods, and the people that live there.

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

VENICE VIRTUAL TOUR

$49

Stefi, will be your host as an international tour director and guide offering information about the history, culture and it’s people. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

ITALY MASTERCLASS

$395

Earn your ITMI Certificate!  Learn from the best, follow Marco Scaglione will explain to you the best practices, laws, and unwritten rules for his country. 

“Series presented by the Five Cousins”

Presented by Marco Scaglione

“Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.”

~Anthony Bourdain

Special Events

2024 RHINE RIVER ITMI REUNION CRUISE

Join us with your family and friends as we celebrate the holidays with our ITMI Alumni on a Mayflower European River Cruise.
December 6, 2024

“Travel isn’t always pretty. It isn’t always comfortable. Sometimes it hurts, it even breaks your heart. But that’s okay. The journey changes you; it should change you. It leaves marks on your memory, on your consciousness, on your heart, and on your body. You take something with you. Hopefully, you leave something good behind.”

~Anthony Bourdain

MEET SOME OF THE ITMI TEAM

TED BRAVOS

“I am humbled by the skillful Travel Leader who inspires consciousness-raising, exposes difficult truths, and explains the world with magical storytelling”
ITMI

JOAN KEDDELL

“My joy is in navigating the change that comes with following life’s dreams.”

MIKALL BEUTLER

“Helping you explore a path of adventure discovery and life-changing experiences.”
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful”

~Albert Schweitzer

CAROL KENDRICK

My goal is to ensure the educational journey is engaging, interactive and fun.”

ANNETTE MOREJON

“My passion is to see a business idea evolve from a dream to a reality.”

ELISE LENTZ

“Sharing my experiences with future travel leaders in our industry.”

TIM LENTZ

“Teaching you techniques and trade crafts for your success.”

LORI BODKIN

Encouraging you to create meaningful and lasting memories for future travelers.”

ULLA SALAFRIO

“After a lifelong travel career, I’m eager to mentor the next generation of travel professionals.”

ROGER GRENFELL

“Helping you share the love of travel and create memories that last a lifetime”

THE ITMI LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

PAUL SIRNER

Globus Family of Brands

KRISTIN MANZOLI

Destination America Travel Corp

MARCO JAHN

Gate 1 Travel

JACQUELINE JOHNSON

Tauck

JEREMY HUNDT

Landmark Tours

BROOKSIE ROBBINS

EF Explore America

JORDAN ALLEN

Onward

REBECCA HACKMAN

Worldstrides

30 TRAVEL CAREERS eBOOK

Start Here. Change Your Life.

30 TRAVEL CAREERS eBOOK 2023