Cruise Planners, an American Express Travel Representative, has a tremendous reputation for quality, service, and very competitive pricing for ALL of your travel service needs. Cruise Planners Travel Advisors will help you discover exciting adventures around the world.
From planning your cruise to land tours and completely packaged vacations, we specialize in all types of travel and will create an unforgettable vacation just for you.
Cruise Planners has a robust system to set you up as a successful travel franchise owner. It starts with an intense 6-day hands-on training program in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, award-winning marketing program, cutting-edge technology and tools, and ongoing business development coaching and support. It's our proven formula for success.
Why Our Franchise?
Cruise Planners' goal is to help its independent travel agents grow their travel franchises exponentially. Cruise Planners continuously invests in industry-leading training in the form of virtual training programs available 24/7 and its in-house Training and Events Team, whose members are dedicated to building new and highly-effective training programs to nurture and expand upon the success of Cruise Planners' franchisees.
Current Cruise Planners' training and support programs include:
Ongoing Business Development Support: Each Franchisee is paired with a business development coach who provides you with one-on-one coaching and weekly communications tailored to you and your business.
Cruise Planners STAR University: This comprehensive six-day training program in Ft. Lauderdale, FL is hosted by Cruise Planners' executive team and other members of the Home Office Team who lead workshops focusing on sales, marketing, social media, building group business and setting up your new business for success. You will also tour cruise ships and hear directly from our top travel partners.
Cruisitude™ Academy: A mobile-friendly, online training platform designed to fit each franchisee's needs through short, easy-to-digest learning modules viewable on any device. The platform also features live, weekly webinars containing content suitable for every level of travel industry expertise, from new entrants to high-producing agents.
Virtual Associate Training Program: Having associates helps Cruise Planners franchisees be more profitable by extending their sales force. Cruise Planners created a Virtual Associate Training Program to quicken the onboarding progress for associates while letting them learn at their own pace online.
Cruise Planners Annual Convention: This annual, exciting and educational networking event for Cruise Planners boasts panels and presentations with industry experts and hands-on trainings of Cruise Planners tools and technology.
Cruise Planners Forums, Conferences and Symposiums: These extensive programs are designed to give all levels of franchisees new ways to improve and grow their businesses.
Cruise Planners Exclusive Trips: As a Cruise Planners travel agent, you may have access to trainings hosted by Cruise Planners and our travel partners, giving you first-hand experience and valuable networking opportunities.