About the Program:
The I Am Mobile! Tourism Ambassador Program will equip attendees to be an expert on all things Mobile, covering history, the arts, eco-tourism, Mardi Gras, and more! Through this program, attendees will become a certified ambassador and be an integral part of improving the visitor experience. The program will showcase our area's attractions, businesses, special events, and services to name a few. The goal in the years to come is to have thousands of ambassadors advancing tourism in our area through increased visitor numbers, return visits, and visitor spending. The knowledge and skills gained from this program can be utilized to further both the tourism industry as a whole and ambassador's personal careers. Become inspired about the Mobile area through the I Am Mobile! Tourism Ambassador Program!
About the course:
To become a certified Tourism Ambassador, attendees must:
- Attend the three I Am Mobile! Tourism Ambassador Program classes -
1st Class Day - Attendees will hear from expert speakers on all things Mobile and then take a guided downtown walking tour.
2nd Class Day - Attendees will hop on a Gulf Coast Tours Trolley and tour Mobile with an expert tour guide.
3rd Class Day - Attendees will put their training to the test. Also, this day doubles as Graduation Day!
-Complete and pass five online quizzes -
-Visit six area attractions with your I Am Mobile! Tourism Ambassador Program Passport-
Class Tuition - $15.00 and only 40 people per class
Perks to being in the I Am Mobile! Tourism Ambassador Program include your Tourism Ambassador Program passport that has free admission to over 15 attractions, weekly prize drawings for the top quiz scorers, and a weekend "staycation" at an area hotel for the class Celebratorian (valedictorian).
Once certified, ambassadors will be given many opportunities to volunteer at local conventions/conferences, events, and gatherings.
Interested in joining one of our 2017 Tourism Ambassador Classes?
Here are the dates for 2017
Class #1. March 3 - April 6
Class #2. July 21 - August 25
Class #3. October 13 - November 17
Fill out the form below and we'll contact you in regards to which class you'd like to join!
Questions? Contact Visit Mobile's Marketing & Communications Manager, Tara Zieman, firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Tourism Ambassador Program is grateful for the generous support from the following sponsors: