Welcome to TripSchool! 2018-02-15T08:24:42+00:00

Intensive destination training trips across the U.S. and Canada.

Whether you’re a recent guiding school graduate or a lifelong tour director, we’re here to help you learn new destinations, quickly and masterfully. TripSchool offers hands-on, intensive training trips to get you up to speed quickly with logistics, commentary, and off-the-beaten path sights to make you look like a pro from your first tour.

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Upcoming Training Trips

East Coast MegaTraining

Three city trainings back-to-back: DC, NYC and Boston. February 17-25, 2018.




Canada is a hot destination right now! Learn Montreal, Quebec City, and tour stops en route. Includes stellar local guides, hotels, commentary books, sight entries, and some food and drink.

Registration Closes Sunday, Feb 18!


Fall Foliage & Boston Extension

July  28-August 1, 2018. Get ready for the fall foliage itineraries throughout New England! Opportunity to stay after for a 3 day Boston training, too.

Details coming soon

More than just a FAM tour.

Yes, you learn logistics and visit all the necessary tour sites. But we don’t stop there. We share our special tricks and hidden gems and that will make your trips stand out as special and spectacular. You’ll meet locals in each city that explain their careers and lives, so you get first-hand experiences to share with your guests.
Learn More About Us & the Courses

Behind the scenes on a private tour of Madison Square Garden!

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Book + Trip = Magic.

Every course comes with a free commentary & logistics handbook from TourGuideResources.com. They’re filled with an incredible amount of history, fun facts, trivia and tidbits to make your commentary sparkle. Start by studying the book, so when you join us for a course you’re ready to absorb the logistics. We’ll work with you on your storytelling craft. The result is feeling completely prepared to lead a stellar tour.

TripSchool Certified.

We stake our reputation on you. After completing a course, we reach out to our network of tour operators to vouch for your ability to lead incredible tours. Which means more work for you!

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