TrainingAid is an international tourism training company specialized in sustainable tourism, providing practical and accessible professional development opportunities for industry professionals.
As a leader in sustainable tourism training, TrainingAid provides solutions facilitating knowledge sharing, and creating practical skills building opportunities for tourism industry professionals. Whether online, live, in-person or hybrid, TrainingAid courses and educational offers focus on helping tourism professionals transform knowledge, data and resources into practical solutions supporting and enabling sustainable management of tourism businesses and destinations.
TrainingAid also partners with other industry organizations to develop and manage training and capacity building programs that support the goal of building sustainable solutions for the tourism industry. The TrainingAid team has contributed to various projects and initiatives focused on sustainability, tourism, conservation and sustainable community development, including: DestiMED Plus (an Interreg Mediterranean project supporting protected areas in the region); UNDP Armenia Integrated Rural Tourism Development (IRTD) Project; Black Sea Sustainable Rural Tourism Program and Wild Asia.
In addition to offering training and capacity building courses, TrainingAid provides useful resources and practical insights to help tourism professionals build and update their knowledge on an ongoing basis. This includes case studies covering key sustainability best practices, interviews with industry leaders and practitioners, and a regular virtual panel series covering positive examples of sustainability actions in tourism.
The core guiding principles of TrainingAid’s mission and vision are:
- Investing in People: We believe in investing in people’s potentials. In fact, the future of our industry depends on the skills and talents of those who work in tourism – today and tomorrow.
- Making Learning Matter: We seek to make professional development in tourism more practical, accessible and meaningful, by applying our knowledge, expertise, ideas and visions for better skills training for tourism professionals.
- Creating Ripple Effects: By helping spread knowledge and strengthen skills, we are making it easier for tourism industry professionals to make a positive impact.