ASTA Verified Travel Advisor Certification Program

Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) Certification

The VTA program provides a higher level of verifiable professional knowledge to the advanced seller of travel. The ASTA VTA program proves to all your proficiency and dedication to our industry.  

VTA Continuing Education

Continuing education and maintaining your VTA indicates your dedication to yourself and your customers. The VTA maintenance program will open in the spring of 2018.

About the program

There are all kinds of industry certifications in the travel industry. All of which are very valuable and attest to hard work and determination. The ASTA Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) certification program lets the travel industry and the consumer know that advisor is one of unparalleled knowledge, professionalism, and ethical boundaries beyond reproach. The continuing education component of the program is available after completion of the certification.

View: Tips on Using the Online Certification Portal
Download: ASTA Verified Travel Advisor Fact Sheet

Enroll in the certification program

Click the program name above to review the requirements for the Verified Travel Advisor (VTA) certification program . When you are ready to start enrollment process click button above. Sign-in to or create an account. You will be able to view the requirements needed and the deadline date for program completion. Then select blue Enroll button. 

Complete the requirements

Once enrolled, you can view your progress towards your certification. Select an available requirement for details on how to complete it. Some requirements may not be available until prerequisites are completed. 

After completing a course requirement, you need to record your completion by uploading your course certificate of completion. It
 will appear as earned after it is approved and credit is granted by association staff.  

Click Print Transcript at any time to view a printable record of all the courses and requirements you have completed. 

Complete the certification program

Complete all of the necessary requirements required for the program. When your progress has been approved, your certification is earned! 

Verified Travel Advisor Certification Sponsors

Hilton - ASTA certification sponsor