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 – three conducted in a classroom setting and four available online – and is available to individuals interested in the travel and tourism industry.  

The core content areas include:

In Person

  • The fundamentals of destination organizations
  • Destination development and management
  • Sales and group services


  • Governance and finance
  • Destination organization operations
  • Membership and communications
  • Marketing and research


Join fellow destination organization professionals for the Fundamentals course in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, USA on November 6, 2017. Register Now

Member Price: US$ 595 
Non-member Price: US$ 795


Renaissance Baton Rouge Hotel
7000 Bluebonnet Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70810
United States

Book, modify or cancel your hotel reservations until the cut-off date of October 15, 2017.

Reserve a Room

You may make your reservation online or contact the hotel directly at 866-469-5448.