Dominique has been designated a Certified Travel Industry Executive (CTIE) from The Travel Institute. The Certified Travel Industry Executive designation is awarded by The Travel Institute to travel professionals who complete a rigorous training program, including closed-book, proctor-administered testing, to demonstrate extensive industry knowledge and experience and the highest standards of travel professionalism. In addition, CTIEs are required to fulfill stringent continuing education requirements each year. The CTIE course focuses on the critical skills that today’s leaders need to succeed, including emotional intelligence, teambuilding, negotiating, and coping with change.
Dominique is an Elite Cruise Counselor (ECC) from CLIA. This is achieved through completion of a comprehensive program of cruise sales, training, and product instruction, delivered through a combination of extensive classroom training and personal cruise experience. CLIA's Certificate program graduates are widely recognized as the foremost cruise vacation experts among American travel agents. To achieve ECC level, 310 credits of training must be completed, 13 different ship inspections, 115+ cruise cabins sold, and 5 sailings on 5 different cruise lines. Dominique's actual sailing experience is over 20 cruises on 10 different cruise lines.
Dominique is a preferred travel agency for Sandals/Beaches Resorts and a Gourmet Inclusive Vacation Consultant (GIVC) for Karisma Resorts. She has also received specialized training in Destination Weddings, Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines, Carnival Cruise Lines, Princess Cruise Lines, NCL cruise lines, Palace Resorts, AMResorts, and many others.