Professional in Destination Management (PDM) Certificate

Redesigned and presented in partnership with George Washington University

Upon successful completion of the required seven courses, students will receive a Professional in Destination Management Certificate from The George Washington University School of Business and Destinations International. 

Online and Face-to-Face Learning

The comprehensive educational program includes seven core courses and is available to individuals interested in the travel and tourism industry.  


  • Fundamentals of Destination Marketing and Management
  • Destination Development and Management
  • Governance and Finance
  • Destination Organization
  • Marketing & Research
  • Membership & Communications

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Course Fees

In Person

Member: US$ 595 per course
Non-member: US$ 892 per course


Member: US$ 495 per course
Non-member: US$ 792 per course