future proof tourism training

It's Time to Embrace Change!

COVID-19 has changed how we work and is opening doors for exciting remote learning opportunities.

E-learning, online learning, digital learning - call it what you like - but it is exploding due to COVID-19 and paving the way to permanent additions for tourism industry training and industry's development.

We are Pivoting our Business

A suite of new online opportunities are in development and being tested in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario and Atlantic Canada. A full suite of new, engaging, online learning programs, with current insights since the pandemic and, will be rolled out in 2021.

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Hot topics, small group peer-to-peer conversations, led by an inspiring topic specialist where we incubate ideas and co-create solutions to common problems.

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There is no playbook for the future so compiling, creating and sharing new tools, case studies, and information that is informative, inspiring, tactical and actionable.

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Personalized 1:1 or small group coaching, micro-courses, social learning forums and virtual instructor-led programs tackling current, leading-edge tourism topics.

Who's Behind the Program?

Tourism Connects is the new e-learning suite of programs of the Tourism Café Canada, a national, award-winning tourism training and destination development company. They bring 25+ years of experience as educators and tourism operators, instructional designers, researchers, coaches and have designed everything from one hour sessions to 4-day experiential training programs, and university degrees and graduate certificates.

Located in the Comox Valley, and Nanaimo BC, the core team is joined by a growing number of small business professionals with the knowledge, expertise and the ability to support new e-learning opportunities in French and English.

Lesley Anderson and Nancy Arsenault
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Why Now?

Requests for new, innovative ways to engage and learn online are coming in and we love designing and delivering training!