Sheila Dahl has 34 years of experience in the Travel Industry and she is the Primary Evening and Weekend Instructor at The Travel Academy. In 1976, Sheila graduated from Stratford Women’s College/Tampa College with a Diploma in Travel & Public Relations. Sheila has over 20 years of Leisure Travel Agent experience with highly successful travel agencies where she booked air, hotels, cruises, and package tours for her clients. Following her position as a Leisure Agent, she was hired by Sun Country Airlines and booked travel arrangements for airline customers in the Reservation’s Department.
In 1999, Sheila moved into the Travel Department at Sun Country where she was responsible for the travel arrangements and flight benefits of airline employees. She was promoted to Manager of the Travel Department after just one year. In addition, Sheila was the Manager of Champion Air’s Travel Department from 2002 to 2008 where she was responsible for coordinating all of the travel arrangements for charter airline operations. Her extensive knowledge of the travel agency operations and airline management experience will leave you with all the tools necessary to succeed in the Travel Industry.
Travel Academy News
New Travel Professionals!
Today marked another important day for The Travel Academy. Our class of 120-Hour three-week “sprinters” graduated. This class is unique because of the extreme speed with which students had to learn all the information. The students covered all the flight attendant school, cruise ship school, and travel agent training that other classes do, but they had to do it much faster!
Published: Fri, 19 Dec 2014 23:23:57
Travel Agent Training- Crossing Borders
People working in the travel industry always talk about the fun and excitement of travel. Of course, these are great things to focus on. However, sometimes it’s good to also take a closer look at the technicalities of travel. This week, in Miss Cindy’s travel agent training class, she taught her students about the different documents needed when crossing borders- international or otherwise.
Of course, when traveling internationally, most people need some sort of passport that certifies a person is a citizen of a particular...
Published: Tue, 16 Dec 2014 18:57:18