Join the Approved Provider Program!

To submit an application to join the Approved Provider Program, click here.



The Global Travel Professional® (GTP) Recertification

The GTP® Recertification Program is designed to be a continuous process of learning and professional development.  Recertification helps you stay well-versed in concepts, technology, principles, and best practices. It provides employers and professionals with a method of assessing continued professional development. It is designed to facilitate continued development through participation in a variety of learning experiences, such as education, training, teaching, publishing, and volunteer leadership.


To recertify as a GTP, individuals must demonstrate their involvement in professional development activities by obtaining at least 50 recertification credits prior to expiration OR demonstrate competency by successfully passing another GTP examination. To read more about the recertification program, download the Recertification Handbook below.


The GTP Certificiation is valid for three years expiring in either June or December. The date is printed on your certificate.  



Recertification Handbook



If you have collected all 50 recertification credits click here to complete form.



GBTA Chapters


Submit your education program(s) for approval for recertification credits by clicking on the link below.


Chapter GTP Recertification Credit Application



Approved Provider Program 

The GTP® Recertification Approved Provider Program allows organizations that offer business travel related educational sessions the opportunity to award recertification credits to GTP credential holders.


This program is designed to enhance the ongoing professional development of GTP credential holders by offering quality learning experiences and activities related to the field of business travel management.


GBTA is proud to announce that the following organizations have joined the GTP Recertification Approved Provider Program:




To learn more about the Approved Provider Program for your organization or chapter, please email


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