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Register Now for Certified Host Training

The Maryland Office of Tourism is pleased to announce a pair of Certified Host training sessions. Certified Host Programs provide training to Maryland tourism partners who interact with visitors daily. This program’s goals are to increase knowledge about Maryland Office of Tourism initiatives and how you and your business/site can benefit from participating in them, increase your knowledge of regional visitor experiences in order to assist visitors, increase your business/site promotion, and provide basic customer service training. Training sessions are 90 minutes long and will be conducted online.

The Great Chesapeake Bay Loop Certified Host Program is designed for tourism partners across the state along the loop. For more information on the Great Chesapeake Bay Loop, go to VisitMaryland.org. The sessions will be held virtually on March 31 from 2:00-3:30 pm, and April 8 from 10:30 am-12:00 pm. Follow this link for more information and to register.

Maryland’s Underground Railroad Certified Host Program is designed for tourism partners across the state who are near Maryland National Park Service Network to Freedom sites. For a list and locations of Network to Freedom sites please see www.visitmaryland.org/network-to-freedom. The next training session will be on February 10 at 3:00 p.m. Other training sessions will be scheduled soon. Registration is open now; please click here for the registration form.