Become a Puerto Rico Travel Expert!

Learn why Puerto Rico is the vacation destination your clients have been dreaming about, and why these clients must visit the Islands of Puerto Rico to truly appreciate the unique culture, history and myriad attractions of this diverse destination.

Throughout the different regions of the island, guests can enjoy a wide range of activities and settings. Clients can enjoy culture, shopping, tantalizing restaurants, sizzling nightlife and casinos during a stay in San Juan; unwind at a private luxury resort with top-notch service and fabulous amenities; enjoy outdoor adventures that include rainforest hikes, amazing caves, the world's second longest zipline, and the Caribbean's best surfing; or rent a car and explore the island at their own pace to discover local dining, beautiful beaches, small towns and other attractions. The islands of Puerto Rico offer something for every type of traveler.

How do I become a PRTE?

The PRTE education program is open to all bona fide travel agents. Following successful completion of the PRTE General Course, you will be certified as a Puerto Rico Travel Expert. Following completion of the Master's Course, you will be certified as a Master Graduate.

General Course

  • Certification as a Puerto Rico Travel Expert (PRTE)
  • Access to Master's Course
  • U.S travel agents certified by The Travel Institute are eligible for 10 Continuing Education Units upon completion of both the General Course and Master's Course. Members of the Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA) are eligible for 9 credits.