Have you got what it takes to be a YEG Expert? Yeah you do!
If you’re a passionate Edmontonian, an ambassador to our city and an advocate for all things #YEG... you’ve come to the right place. We provide YEG Expert destination training to visitor-facing staff in the tourism and hospitality industry to help them share their Edmonton favourites with visitors. Edmonton's best ambassadors are the people who live & work here!
Benefits of the YEG Expert Program
- It's a free online training resource that’s available to staff at all levels of your organization
- Participants can learn online at their own pace – it could be a team building exercise for your business
- You'll have access to knowledge and resources - everything staff need to know about Edmonton as a vibrant destination including brand, history, districts and must-visit attractions and experiences
- It enhances our guests experience – staff equipped with excellent destination knowledge will enhance the guest experience and satisfaction
- Your staff can become local advocates – we know Edmontonians are the city’s greatest advocates and will share their experiences with family and friends
Once completing the program YEG Experts will:
1. Be entered in a grand prize draw, where one lucky person will win the ultimate Edmonton Experience ($500 value, must complete program before June 15)
2. Get access to the YEG Expert mobile discount pass, where they can visit various attractions and experiences in Edmonton and put their learning into practice
3. Be mailed their very own YEG Expert lapel pin
4. Added to YEG Expert communications list to receive updates on the program, and opportunities to connect with other YEG Experts
*Explore Edmonton staff are not eligible for the grand prize draw.