The Premier Entry-Level Certification for the Incentive Travel Industry

CIS Logo.jpgCertified Incentive Specialist (CIS)

If you are an emerging incentive travel professional eager to learn industry best practices and achieve a higher level of incentive education, join SITE for upcoming trainings to earn the Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS) designation. 

This two-day, in-person workshop provides up-and-coming professionals with the understanding of how incentive programs are designed, what motivates people to achieve greater levels of performance, and the positive impact of incentive travel and business results.

With 1,275 graduates from 47 countries, the CIS designation will elevate your career and develop your skills to provide extraordinary motivational experiences worldwide. Both SITE members and non-members are welcome to attend. 


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Certified Incentive Specialist (CIS) Online

If you're a SITE Member and looking to gain your CIS designation, but there is not an upcoming training in your area, the CIS Online may be for you! CIS Online offers efficiency of completing the training and test at your own pace and time, invaluable resource materials, and digital diploma. 



Advance your career by earning the CIS designation. Sessions include:

  • Fundamentals of incentives
  • Origins of incentive programs and incentive travel
  • The value chain
  • The value proposition of motivational programs and non-cash awards
  • Market composition
  • The makings of a program and program budget
  • Industry tools and platforms
  • And much more!

Upcoming Dates & Locations

Register for a 2018 CIS training today >>

SITE + MPI Global Forum
Rome Cavalieri Hotel | Rome, Italy

Part 1: Thursday, 11 January 8:00 - 17:30
Part 2: Friday, 12 January 8:00 - 12:30

€690 ($750 USD) MPI/SITE member  €800 ($875) non-member