Objectives of the Course: Why participate?
The Training course prepares participants for the following functions:
- Trained Destination Sustainability Coordinator. In GSTC-Accredited certification programs destination management bodies should have a trained Destination Sustainability Coordinator in their team.
- Green Destinations Recognised Auditors and Advisor. In the GSTC-Accredited Green Destinations Certification and in the Awards program, qualified Coaches, Advisors and Auditors are required.
Elements of the Training Course
The Course will consist of five half-day training sessions and two different types of working groups that will run in parallel:
- Destination Managers training sessions on Sustainable Destination Standards, Destination Management and Marketing, both for destination managers and representatives of the business sector in tourism destinations.
- Training sessions for Destination Auditor-Advisors. These sessions are part of a wider Green Destinations training course that will mainly run online.