For the development of land- and culture-based businesses in the Indigenous tourism sector.
As the original hosts of this land, success in the growing Indigenous tourism sector is yours.
Indigenous Tourism BC (ITBC) supports Indigenous communities to identify, create, and ensure quality visitor experiences for land- and culture-based Indigenous business with training and capacity development programs. ITBC offers training for skills in customer service, communication, and marketing for Indigenous individuals, businesses, and communities.
Traditional Indigenous storytelling and hosting; business and innovation inspire ITBC staff to deliver content that helps your Indigenous tourism business exceed visitor expectations and prepare for sustainable growth.
We have training options readily available to support the development of Indigenous tourism businesses from concept to export-ready. Communities, entrepreneurs, and individuals are encouraged to review the training programs and workshops ITBC offers to determine which are appropriate for you.
We also invite you to ask for the lessons that you find missing. ITBC offers one-on-one Stakeholder Coaching, based on your resources and needs.