Spain Specialist designation conferred on Tourism and Travel students by Embassy of Spain in Canada
Sheridan Faculty of Business Tourism and Travel students recently were awarded their Spain Specialist certification as part of Selling Destinations 3, Sheridan’s Tourism and Travel course on selling European destinations by Mr Jose Manuel de Juan, the Consul in charge of Tourism Affairs, from the Embassy of Spain in Canada. Sheridan’s Tourism and Travel students, who graduate in June 2012 were given brochures, sales guides, maps and DVDs, from The Tourist Office of Spain and completed the specialist training online. Students at Sheridan College have received tremendous support from Mr Jose Manuel de Juan, the Consul in charge of Tourism Affairs, from the Embassy of Spain in Canada.
To become a certified Spain Specialist students had to complete all 12 modules on the I Learn Spain site and successfully achieve 70% or higher on their Selling Destinations Spain test.
“The Spain Specialist Program is an informative way to find out all the need to know area’s and all the nice to know information about the Spain. It is a great learning tool and helps get you excited about being part of the Spain Specialist team. I’m pleased that we had the opportunity to complete the program while we were at Sheridan because usually you must be working in the field to achieve Spain Specialist status,” said Bob Hughes, Sheridan Travel and Tourism student.