New Tourism 2030 Users– Welcome
to the structured induction to this Portal for tourism professionals who wish to access and share quality information on the development of sustainable & responsible travel & tourism, and also collaborate with others to do so.  Tourism 2030 has so many possibiliites for professional use that its worth spending time not just learning what's in the Portal, but learning how to use its' document storage and sharing features, its certifcation knowledge base, who's who, the green mapping service, Atlas of Excellence, etc ...

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the objective of this guidance is to  develop and then test the users’ competence  in:
a) accessing information (level I)
b) uploading information (level II)
c) using the Content Management System (CMS) for folder design and management (level III)

Once you pass your level 3 test, you will receive a TOURISM 2030 Driver's Licence to show that you are a skilled user of the Portal. 

Please note the total time for  taking the Drivers Test levels I to III   is 11- 12 hours.

Start learning!

You can start learning about this Portal and how to use it as a knowledge base and networking system now by following the steps below: 

Level I


a) Personal Introductions 

Users will be given a personal guided tour of the site, introducing the portal content structure (5 -10 minutes via Skype)

b) Practical Self Learning

Start at the "About TOURISM 2030"  Page

Users will spend time searching through each different section to familiarize themselves with content  (1- 2 hours) ie

  1. Stakeholders/Who’s Who
  2. Market Place
  3. Topics
  4. Courses and Resources
  5. News
  6. Events
  7. My Tourism 2030
  8. Tourism 2030 Training Education and Development Services
  9. Use the Green Travel Map Service and the Global Certification Quickfinder and Good Practice Browser tools (available 2018/9)


c) Examination Method 

Users will take an ‘Assessment for Learning’ style knowledge quiz that will reinforce their knowledge of the site.  (30 minutes)

NB this will take the form of multiple choice Q&A set up in the Portal Survey tool, live questioning, or similar.

(TIME for the first part of your Drivers test! - contact your Tourism 2030 Guide)

Level I Total time 1 - 2hrs 40 minutes


Now you can take the second part of this induction, which will allow you to be an effective contributor to the Portal 



Level II - Uploading Information



a) Induction Method

You will be asked to view a training video or be given a personal tutoring on Skype for uploading information (contact your Tourism 2030 Guide) (10 -15 minutes)

b) Practical

Please  take 20 minutes per item (total 2 hours) to go through the following:

  1. a) complete your user profile
  2. b) upload an event item
  3. c) upload a news item
  4. d) upload a .pdf file
  5. e) upload a googledocs link
  6. f) create 3 contacts and display them as a list or map
  7. g) Add keywords to a list of items in your folder

3)  Examination Method 

Your completed profile and folder information will be reviewed and you be given a practical competence test on all the above which will be reviewed by a  Portal Driving Test Instuctor on Skype/GotoMeeting (1 hour) 

(Show what you know! - TIME To Contact your Tourism 2030 Guide)


Level II Total time (3 hrs 15 mins)


You can now progress to the top level of the knowledge base management skills! 


Level III – Using the CMS for Folder Management & Creating your own Tourism 2030 Office Space


 Users will be asked to:

1) Induction Method - View a training video/receive one-to-one tutoring on folder management (10 -15 minutes)

2) Practical - Develop your own folder for a ‘live’ stakeholder by:

  1. a) creating an office landing page and the adding and editing a model/example stakeholder’s folder page with text a picture and hyperlinks to other portal pages or external websites (2 hours)
  2. b) Add different items to that folder, including a tourism stakeholder profile with an event (2 Hours)
  3. c) Create a map of the tourism stakeholder contact items and make a link to it from a folder page icon of a map (1 hour)
  4. d) Open the Travel Green Mapping Service and create a map for a model/example destination of 6 stakeholders (one form each category.

3) Examination Method – Your folder contents will be assesed and you will be asked to present your work in a 15 minute online Skype screen sharing session with your Tourism 2030 Guide.

(TIME for the final part of your Drivers test! - contact your Tourism 2030 Guide)

Level III total time  (5hrs 30 minutes)


Total time: 11- 12 hours ... to be a Tourism 2030 driver!


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