Why India Host

Tourism Australia are confident that India will be in the league of one million visitor arrivals and among the top five inbound tourism markets for Australia, over the next decade.

Domestically, Indians are now the second largest migrant group living in Australia, ahead of China in recent years, with a population of over 700,000 residents, the local Indian market provides huge potential for the industry.

Program overview

The 'India Host' program is an online, self-directed eLearning course

Module 1: Market & Culture Ready (1hour)

  • Learn about the India market, country snapshot, society and culture. Key travel characteristics and trends.

Module 2: Product & Service Ready (1hour)

  • Become product ready and tailor your offering to meet the specific service expectations of the Indian traveller.

Module 3: Trade Ready (1 hour)

  • Understand purchasing patterns, the Indian travel distribution system and trade marketing opportunities.

NEW Travel podcast series - India market update April 2023 (40 mins)

Join Garry Burns and Himanshi Munshaw, Culture Kite as they interview Raveesh Khullar at Pick Your Trail, a leading Indian travel-tech company. In this episode, Raveesh shares his journey and expert insights on the latest trends in the Indian tourism outbound to Australia and provides a general overview of the Indian travel industry. 

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India Host delegates receive access to:

  • India Host Handbook

    Your supplementary guide to service Indian international and domestic travellers.

  • Industry case studies

    Advice from key industry experts, featuring case studies, videos, quotes and NEW - podcast series.

  • Support

    Comment and ask questions on the discussions board, seek answers Expert mentoring available (at cost)

  • Advisory Group

    Market experts have contributed to the continuous development of the program, including Tourism Australia, State and Regional Tourism Organisations.

  • Tools & Resources

    Industry specific templates for all your business planning purposes.

  • Instant recognition

    Graduates receive a digital badge to showcase their readiness to service the Indian market.

Pricing options

ATEC Members receive 50% discount, $150 per person. Enter your exclusive coupon code on registration.


  • I’m an ATEC member, where do I find my exclusive coupon code?

    ATEC Members have received this via direct email, all coupon codes are also listed under the Training tab on the atec website (you must be logged in to view). If you are unsure of membership status, please email: [email protected]

  • I’m unsure if I’m an ATEC member, what do I do?

    Please do not register as an ATEC member if you are unsure, this could result in you being charged for the full cost of the program. Instead, email [email protected] to check

  • Does my progress automatically save?

    Yes, each time you login your progress is automatically saved, returning you to the same spot you last visited

  • How do I graduate and receive my digital badge?

    To graduate, you must have completed all lessons across the 3 learning modules. The survey is optional, but your feedback is greatly appreciated. Your digital badge will be emailed to you automatically, if you do not receive this, please email [email protected]

  • Is ATEC’s E-learning compatible with mobile devices?

    Yes, the website platform performs very well with any mobile device. The site has a responsive design so you can view fonts, menus, images and videos clearly.

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