Travel Perks Instructional Guide for Kinlock's Tax Clients

Hey Future Travel Specialists! 

We are writing to confirm your submission to learn how you can receive free travel perks to Disney, Princess Cruises, and Universal Studios. This is a perk you will love! 

 

Travel Specialists with K&L Travel and Tours

Please complete the steps below to register on Disney, Princess Cruises, and Universal Studios. 

We look forward to hearing from you and helping you to plan those amazing vacations!

How to Register for Disney Travel Planner Training

Follow these easy instructions to register for Disney Travel Agents. 

First, I want to start by saying you are not technically a “Disney Travel Agent”  you would be a Travel Planner that specializes in Disney vacations and you would be working for our agency.

  1. Click this link to access Disney Travel Agents.

  2. Once on the website, click Create New Account.

  3. Enter the following information:

    1. Your First Name​

    2. Your Last Name

    3. Your Email Address

    4. Your Password

    5. Verify Your Password

  4. Read the information and click the box to proceed. 

  5. Click Create Account. 

Once you receive your e-mail, you will use this information to be linked with K&L Travel and Tours. 

  1. Please enter the Agency ID (IATA / CLIA / ACTA / TIDS)  below:

       K & L TRAVEL AND TOURS

       IATA: 99901944

And that's it! 

Benefits of Being a Disney Travel Planner 

Now, let's learn what you will enjoy being a certified Disney Travel Planner.

We will highlight one thing before getting into the details:

 

All perks from Disney are subject to change. While we have not seen them change per say in over 5 years, this doesn’t mean they won’t. Basically, don’t bank on something. COVID-19 hasn’t changed the types of perks offered to agents but their availability has.

Disney typically offers the following agent discounts once you have completed (or renewed) your training:

  • About 50% off a Disneyland Resort Hotel

  • About 50% off a Walt Disney World Resort Hotel

  • About 30-40% off an Aulani hotel room

  • About 50% off a Disney Cruise Line Booking

  • One free 1-day Disneyland Park Hopper Ticket

  • One free 1-day Walt Disney World Hopper Ticket OR a deeply discounted multi-day Hopper Ticket

  • Discounted Adventures by Disney Itineraries

  • Discounted River Cruises through Adventures by Disney

How to Register for Universal Studios Training

Follow these easy instructions to register for Universal Studios Training. 

First, I want to start by saying you are not technically a(n) "Universal Travel Agent"  you would be a Travel Planner that specializes in Universal Studios vacations and you would be working for our agency.

  1. Click this link to access Universal Studios Partner Portal.

  2. Once on the website, click Not a Member? Register Here!

  3. Enter the following information:

    1. Your First Name​

    2. Your Last Name

    3. Your Email Address

  4. Read the information and click Next. You may be required to do a CAPTCHA at this step. 

  5. On the Tell Me About Your Business, fill out the information with the following: 

    1. Industry: Travel​

    2. What Universal Products do you Currently Sell? Packages

    3. What is the estimated number of employees at your company? Less than 20 employees

    4. Fill in the company information with the following: 

      1. K&L Travel and Tours​

      2. 367 Sumter Highway Unit D 

      3. Camden, SC 29020​

  6. Finish registration. 

And that's it! 

Benefits of Being a Universal Travel Planner

Now, let's learn what you will enjoy being a certified Universal Studios Travel Planner

 

Following the launch of our new Partner Community and based on feedback from our partners across the globe, we have updated our UNIVERSALANDU training benefits.

We are now offering an even greater value with 50% off pre-arrival pricing up to (4) tickets.  Note: Tickets must be requested a minimum of fourteen (14) days in advance.

With this new benefit, partners are welcomed to enjoy their visit to our destination with their friends and family. In addition, Universal Orlando Resort is now offering our sales partners with a valid industry credential an even greater discount of up to 50% off the rack rates at our resort hotels.

 

Please see the Hotel Benefits tab below for further details.

Also new, your UNIVERSALANDU training certification expires on an annual basis. So train on your own time, your perks and benefits will be good for 365 days from the date you were first certified.

 

As a member of our Community and Partner of Universal Orlando Resort™, we want to give you access to some awesome perks! Completing training is always the first step to unlocking perks within the Community, so go get started!

 

Come back to complete your perks request or check the status of your tickets.

How to Register for OneSource (Princess Cruises)

Follow these easy instructions to register for OneSource (Princess Cruises).

First, I want to start by saying you are not technically a(n) "Princess Cruises Agent"  you would be a Travel Planner that specializes in Princess Cruises and you would be working for our agency.

Once we receive your contact information, we will register you to login to OneSource and begin taking your training. 

Benefits of OneSource Cruise Planner

Now, let's learn what you will enjoy being a certified Universal Studios Travel Planner

Princess Academy guides agents as they rise through the educational levels from First Officer to Commodore. As you increase your familiarity with the brand’s ships, itineraries, and additional offerings, you’ll also be working toward incredible benefits which are achieved after reaching the Commodore level!

Princess Academy strives to teach agents to sell cruises more effectively. Courses include how to break into the luxury travel market and how to bring back clients for repeat cruises. These strategies allow agents to increase their commissions and build a loyal base of clients who will continue to use them to book travel and to recommend their agent’s services to family, friends, and coworkers.

CLIA CARD REGISTRATION

The CLIA Number is an ID number issued by Cruise Lines International Association. It’s a number for vendors to identify you as a seller of travel. You can't book travel as a travel agent without this number (in some cases you can). 

Who Accepts CLIA ?
CLIA is accepted everywhere but the airlines.

CLIA Membership Benefits:

Enjoy a wide variety of benefits and resources to help navigate the overall cruise industry, attract more clients, earn more income, and expand cruise industry knowledge.  Showcase your commitment to providing the highest quality of service and your dedication to upholding the highest standards of professional conduct.

  • Establish yourself as a cruise travel authority in the eyes of consumers having Membership Card with instant industry recognition with the CLIA industry ID number

  • Reward yourself with exclusive personal travel perks and discounts (up to 50% off cruise fares), ship board credits, upgrades for CLIA card holders only.

  • Preferential Pricing – Members will receive discounts on select training, certification and cruise3sixty.

  • Priority invitations and confirmations for ship inaugurals, training seminars, FAM sailings and CLIA exclusive American Cruise Lines webinars.

  • Seminars at sea, plus bonus commissions redeemable at the Individual Agent Level.  The combined offers are worth up $5000

  • Product Training Access where Agents will be able to access Integrated Member Cruise Line Product Training.

  • Preferential Registration – Members can also take advantage of preferential registration for ship inspections at cruise3sixty.

  • CLIA Member Guide. Personalized CLIA Agent Member Certificate 

  • Email news, promotions and updates from CLIA, CLIA Member Lines, and CLIA's travel industry partners.

  • Access to Sales & Marketing Tools including Cruise Manual, FAQ Brochures, CLIA Member Line Brochure Rack and other materials, all with customizable features.

  • Receive access to Cruise Line Member and Executive Partner commission opportunities and training

  • Receive professional development opportunities through comprehensive training and certification