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New Data Protection Law: European General Data Protection Regulation 2018

A new European General Data Protection Regulation was agreed in December 2015. This has led to a comprehensive integration of European data protection legislation. On 25th May 2018, the new EU Data...


Qualified Tour Guides Seminar from 2nd to 4th February 2018

The RDA-Academy “Qualified Tour Guides” seminar takes place in the beautiful Hanseatic city of Bremen from 2nd to 4th February 2018.Tour guides, coach drivers, sales and service personnel are all...


Special additional seminar: German Travel Law!

Special compact seminar of important developments in German Travel Law in 2017 and new Terms & Conditions in 2018 with RDA legal expert, Prof. Dr. Harald Bartl (in German language). Not to be...

RDA Seminars – further education for industry practitioners

Lifelong learning is indispensible in these modern days and changing times. Rising demands on both entrepreneurs and on their employees require consequent further training and schooling measures so that they always remain qualitatively fit and constantly on the ball.

The RDA Academy offers small and medium-sized companies practice-oriented concepts and competitive solutions in its various seminar programmes. The RDA provides impulses, directing participants’ attention to lucrative market segments while outlining possibilities for optimising their existing products and services.

The RDA Academy serves to forge ideas, paying particular attention to new markets, marketing information and changing client desires. It highlights industry trends and avenues to future success on the basis of sound market analyses and its own market research studies. The RDA Academy seminars offer practice-oriented and legally secure contents.

Avail of this excellent combination of tried and trusted courses and innovative coach tourism seminars and benefit indeed from the financial advantages: RDA members pay a considerably reduced fee.

The courses on offer:

  • Compact seminars (half-day): Specialist themes related to RDA conferences or tourism trade exhibitions.
  • Specialist seminars (one to two days): Tried and trusted seminars on the following themes: legal issues, taxation, purchasing, coach tourism partners and RDA Group Travel Expo preparations.
  • New Markets Seminar (two-days): strategies and concepts for the development and expansion of new market segments. These courses lead from theoretical considerations to fully fledged practical concepts.

The RDA also offers competent and professional training for coach drivers and for tour guides (a special exam sitting for the German Tourism Federation and University of Upplied Sciences Bremen Tour Guide Certificate is also possible). The seminars are supervised and presented by experienced practitioners who are adept at explaining specialist subjects in a competent, clear and understandable manner.


The courses for bus drivers and tour guides will still be organized by the RDA International Coach Tourism Federation whereas seminars that are predominantly targeted to companies will be hosted by the federation’s subsidiary, the RDA-Workshop Touristik-Service GmbH.

Contact RDA Academy

Claudia Schnackerz
RDA Academy Advisor
Phone: +49 221 91 27 72 16
Facsimile: +49 221 12 47 88
E-mail: akademie @rda .de

Managing Director
MPhil und Dipl.-Betriebswirt
Dieter Gauf,


Seminar programme 2017/18