TICO is currently developing educational information to assist TICO registrants understand the requirements under the Travel Industry Act, 2002 and Ontario Regulation 26/05.

 

Travel Agent Workshop - New Dates ! 

Join TICO's Compliance Team for an informative and interactive workshop for TICO Certified Travel Agents to refresh their knowledge on some key areas in the Regulation such as:

  • Advertising
  • Disclosure at the time of booking
  • Invoicing
  • Websites
  • Social Media

The session is free of charge and all TICO Certified Travel Agents , Supervisor/Managers and TICO registered travel agency owners are welcome to attend.  This workshop is an opportunity for you to receive some valuable information as well as ask questions, provide feedback and network with your peers.

The Travel Agent Workshop will be held on:

When: Tuesday October 2, 2018 @ 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (snacks and refreshments will be provided)

Where:      TICO Offices
                   2700 Matheson Blvd. E
                   Suite 402, West Tower
                   Mississauga, ON

Sign up to Attend:

If you are interested in attending the workshop please confirm your attendance by replying to TICO at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 

The Travel Agent Workshop will be held on:

When:  Thursday, October 11, 2018 @ 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. - CANCELLED

Where:    Four Points by Sheraton 
                (Cambridge/Kitchener)
                210 Preston Parkway
                Cambridge, ON

 

 

Financial Compliance Webinar 

With a focus on trust accounting, the webinar is beneficial to all Registrants as it covers topics under the legislation which are required to be followed by all.  Individuals responsible for the financial compliance under the Travel Industry Act and the Regulation would receive most benefit from attendance.

The webinar is free of charge and all the necessary materials will be included as part of the webinar.

The webinar schedule is as follows:

When:  t.b.a.

 

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

Should you have any questions, please contact Annie Tse, Financial Compliance Administrator (905) 624-6241 ext 248 or toll free at 1-888-451-8426 ext 248.  

 

Advertising Webinar 

This informative webinar will review the advertising rules and regulations including where they apply and how they apply to various forms of representations including print, digital & social media. The session with provide useful tools for future reference as well as  give those attending an opportunity to ask questions.  The webinar is free of charge and all the necessary materials will be provided as part of the webinar.

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Disclosure and Invoicing 

This session will provide participants with a refresher on the importance of providing proper disclosure at the time of booking, which is so critical for customer satisfaction.  The webinar will also review invoicing requirements and the benefits of providing customers with a proper invoice. The session with provide useful tools for future reference as well as  give those attending an opportunity to ask questions.  The webinar is free of charge and all the necessary materials will be provided as part of the webinar.

When:  t.b.a.

 

TICO’s  Tools for Success Webinar 

Join TICO's Compliance Department for an informative and interactive presentation about the tools available to assist you with:

  • Advertising
  • Disclosure at the time of booking
  • Invoicing
  • Websites
  • Social media

This free webinar will provide you with some interactive tools and resources available to you as well as provide you with an opportunity to ask any compliance related questions you may have.

When: t.b.a.

 

 

Tico Tips Tutorial on Trust Reconciliations

In the Trust Reconciliations tutorial you will be provided with step-by-step procedures on the basic methodology of preparing a trust reconciliation. This tutorial will equip you with an understanding of trust balances and how to prepare a trust reconciliation, a chief component of trust accounting compliance.

Tools for Success Compliance Tutorial

TICO has developed interactive tools to help you succeed and to assist you with being compliant with the travel legislation.  These tools are important and will give you the assistance you need to check your invoicing and advertising and will also help you provide the required disclosure at the time of booking.  Please click and view and if you have any questions, please contact TICO’s Compliance Department.

Tico Tips For Working Capital

In the Working Capital tutorial you will be guided through a sample calculation of working capital.  Use the balances from your latest balance sheet to determine the amount of working capital for your business.  Then, based on the last reported annual Gross Ontario Sales, compare the amount of working capital you calculated to the minimum amount that must be maintained as shown on the working capital table in this TICO Tips lesson.