How Do You Become a Travel Advisor?

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Are you the one always planning the girls’ trip? Or gathering the family together for a much-needed vacation getaway? This means that travel planning runs through your blood, so why not make some money while you do it?

A question you might be asking yourself is how do you become a travel advisor and get involved in the travel industry? You will surely find some fun part time jobs like becoming an independent contractor with the Dream Vacations Advisor opportunity. Dream Vacations Advisor is an opportunity that offers you a great work-life balance and some extra income.

What is a Dream Vacations Advisor?

A Dream Vacations Advisor is an independent contractor who is a home-based travel agent. As a travel agent, you will work alongside a Dream Vacations Franchise Owner and receive mentorship on how to sell vacations for your clients. You’ll have access to our unique online technology and will be able to run your entire business online. You can work from home or wherever your travel heart desires as long as you have an internet connection. It’s one of the best perks of the job!

For each sale you make, you earn a commission. You can sell cruises, resort getaways, special excursions, tours, travel insurance and more one-of-a-kind vacations. You can sell to anyone interested in taking their next dream vacation. As part of the Dream Vacations brand, you’ll have access to exclusive offers and give great value to your customer’s vacations. They will certainly keep coming back for more unique experiences!

All our Advisors share a passion for travel, so we also offer you the possibility of traveling at discounted rates. After all, the best way to learn how to become a travel agent is by traveling yourself.

How to Get Started as a Dream Vacations Advisor

If the idea of sipping cocktails on the beach in Thailand while you book vacations for friends back home in snowy Minnesota excites you, then you’ll want to book a FREE webinar with us! Our team will discuss the ins and outs of being a travel advisor, and you can see if this opportunity is the right fit for you.

After you have watched the webinar, we will contact you and answer any questions you may have about becoming a Dream Vacations Advisor. Also, keep in mind that as an Advisor, you don’t need any prior experience in the travel industry. If you choose to become a travel advisor, we will pair you with one of our Franchise Owners to act as your mentor. Also, you will gain access to more than 1,500 of our on-demand eLearning courses and we provide you with weekly live training and refresher courses. You will work alongside your mentor, and you’ll have plenty of support to get started.

As an Advisor, you’ll also have access to our marketing tools. Our team will help you with a booking website, social media accounts, lead generation programs, videos, emails and even HQ-funded giveaways to get the word out about your new travel business.

Dream Vacations is an industry leader, and we get exclusive booking offers from the biggest names in travel. This makes being an advisor one of the best jobs for stay at home moms, veterans, travel lovers and more.

Become a Travel Advisor

While Dream Vacations will help set you up for success, you’ll also need to invest time and money as an independent contractor. A low monthly fee of $39 is paid to the Franchise Owner as an administrative fee, which supplies you with training, support, marketing programs, free and reduced travel, and industry certifications.

If you’re ready to take the next step, and want to learn more about how do you become a travel advisor, then sign up for one of our free webinars to connect with us and get started.