Certificate in Corporate Travel Execution (CCTE)

Registration Is Closed

 

Virtual Event

The Certificate in Corporate Travel Execution is a customized education offered in partnership with Cornell University’s Executive Education Division. The curriculum is designed for corporate buyers overseeing a managed travel program and suppliers offering travel-related products and services.

This virtual classroom opportunity is focused on critical business travel topics including accounting, finance, human resources, sales strategy, risk and legal issues, and travel procurement. This relaunched course will be taught by Cornell University professors who teach and research in business, travel and hospitality. *Dates for this course are subject to change.

Who Should Take this Course?

  • Travel Managers and Directors
  • Procurement or Fiscal Managers overseeing travel
  • Regional/District Sales Managers for travel suppliers
  • Professionals with five or more years of experience in business travel should register

Course targets travel professionals aspiring to advance their knowledge in travel and business best practices. It is recommended, but not required, that participants have a Global Travel Professional® (GTP) certification. Participants will receive a Cornell University Executive Education and GBTA Academy Certificate after completing the course.



How Will this Course Be Delivered?

Course will be completely online in a virtual classroom. Participants must be available to commit to a 2-hour session twice monthly September through December - dates and times are listed below. Recordings will be made available upon request/approval if unable to join a “live” class. At the conclusion of the class, each professor will present a single essay question providing participants with the ability to demonstrate their knowledge gained.

Course Topics:

  • Financial Statements
  • Accounting for Decision Making
  • Critical and Strategic Thinking
  • Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace
  • Competitive Strategy
  • Business and Hospitality Law
  • Negotiation for Repeat Business
  • Travel Procurement and Supply Chain Management

** Subject to change based on professor availability

Pricing:

Member/Nonmember  $2,500 USD per person for all 8 courses September – December - 2 sessions per month (see below)

Scholarships are available for GBTA Members that have met the course requirements.

 

Upcoming Course Sessions

 

NOV
4
2021

Competitive Strategy

Virtual Event, 11:00am - 1:00pm EST

Instructor: Alex Susskind

 

Nov
11
2021

Business and Hospitality Law

Virtual Event, 11:00am - 1:00pm EST

Instructor: Dave Sherwyn

 

Dec
1
2021

Negotiation for Repeat Business

Virtual Event, 11:00am - 1:00pm EST

Instructor: Tony Simons

 

Dec
16
2021

Travel Procurement and Supply Chain Management

Virtual Event, 11:00am - 1:00pm EST

Instructor:  Chris Gaulke

 

 

 Questions

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GBTA Acacademy

GBTA Acacademy

 

GBTA Academy in partnership with Cornell University’s Executive Education Division