Education and Training

Travel Oregon offers a variety of educational and training opportunities for members of the travel and tourism industry. Whether you’re interested in partnering with Travel Oregon, new to the Oregon industry, training front-line staff, or learning about the latest industry trends, we’ve got something for you.


Oregon Visitor Information Training – May 9-10, 2017

Travel Oregon has partnered with Travel Salem to offer Oregon front line visitor information staff the opportunity to learn more about the Salem area in an all-day familiarization (FAM) tour on Tuesday, May 9.  In addition to the FAM tour, Travel Oregon will hold a pre-conference Visitor Information Network meeting the morning of Wednesday, May 10 at the Salem Convention Center. This meeting is included at no extra charge if you register for the all-day FAM tour. If you are unable to attend the FAM tour, you can register for just the meeting at a minimal cost. Register here

Attend a Travel Oregon 101

This free session, targeted to Oregon’s travel and tourism industry, is designed to help industry members access the opportunities offered by Travel Oregon.

Oregon Guest Service Training

Our online guest service training equips Oregon travel and tourism industry employees with tools and resources to better serve visitors.

Education and Training Opportunities

  1. Join us in May

    Attendees at the Oregon Governor’s Conference on Tourism will enjoy a special conference night out when they take in the…

  2. Register Now for the Oregon Bicycle Tourism Summit

    Travel Oregon is hosting the 2017 Oregon Bicycle Tourism Summit on March 21 at the Oregon Zoo in Portland. The…

  3. Marketing Tools, Tips & Takeaways Webinar Series

    The Oregon Restaurant & Lodging Association (ORLA) and Travel Oregon are launching a webinar series to share expertise and best…

  4. China-Ready Training

    Did you know that in 2015, Oregon saw 62,000 visitors from China, spending on average of $6,000-$7,000 per person, per…

  5. Dynamic Tourism Strategist to Keynote Oregon Governor’s Conference on Tourism

    Experienced destination marketer and Chief Strategist at Destination Think!, William Bakker, is a keynote speaker at the 2017 Oregon Governor’s…