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RCU Launches First AlUla Destination Online Travel Training Hub

As part of its participation at the Arabian Travel Market 2022, the Royal Commission for AlUla announced today the launch of its first Travel Agent Training Programme & Trade Information Hub – AlUla Specialist. The bespoke online hub will drive awareness of AlUla as a new and unexplored heritage and culture destination of global significance. The training platform will facilitate global travel agents to learn, market and sell trips to the vast desert region in North West Saudi Arabia. The course will lay-out five training modules in English and Arabic languages: Introduction to the destination of AlUla; the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Hegra; Dadan and Jabal Ikmah; AlUla Old Town and Oasis; and Nature and Adventure attractions. The content will educate and support the trade highlighting key messaging, positioning and unique AlUla experiences to travel partners. As well as the dynamic five-module trade training programme, features include a trade toolkit including downloadable factsheets, brochures and visitor guide, video and training webinars, trade rewards and incentives, regular news and product updates as well as the opportunity to attend upcoming events. Participants who pass the final exam of the training programme will become an AlUla Travel Specialist and be profiled as a premium AlUla operator that can provide world-class service and up to the minute information on AlUla, to increasing travel bookings to a unique destination of a 200,000-year of unexplored human history. “With AlUla Specialist we have developed what we hope is best in class programming to support our global network of valued trade partners. AlUla is an incredibly rich and inspiring destination and we look forward to introducing AlUla to our trade partners, first digitally and then in person,” …

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