Tourism Training

Find resources and support to equip your business or organization with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in the dynamic tourism industry of Trent Hills and Northumberland County.

RTO8: Driving regional tourism growth

Regional Tourism Organization 8 (RTO8) exists to support a competitive and sustainable regional tourism industry, attract visitors, generate economic activity and create jobs. They work with industry partners to build up the Kawarthas Northumberland region through experience development, investment, marketing, and workforce development.

Acceler8, a community-based business mentoring program

Acceler8 is a highly personalized approach that focuses on enabling businesses to succeed. By working with seasoned business experts, you will have access to one-on-one long-term mentoring to help you address key challenges and opportunities facing your business. Mentors are existing or retired business owners and specialists in one or more key business disciplines.

If you are an accommodator, retailer, attraction or food & beverage provider within Kawartha Lakes, Peterborough City or County or Northumberland County, Acceler8 could be the help you are looking for to grow your business.

Gros Morne Institute for Sustainable Tourism

The Gros Morne Institute for Sustainable Tourism (GMIST) offers training programs and development support services to advance the quality and success of tourism operators and destinations!

Their goal is to enhance the quality and sustainability of tourism experiences by providing support and training in:

  • Sustainable Tourism Practices
  • Experiential Tourism
  • Tourism Community Development
  • Culinary Tourism
  • Indigenous Tourism
Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge
Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge, Campbellford

Build your tourism business in Northumberland County

Northumberland County is more than 2000 square kilometres of rolling hills, majestic waterways, with historic towns and villages in between. We’re friendly and welcoming and ranked Tops in Ontario for Outdoor Adventure. On the Northumberland County website, you’ll find the support you need to help your tourism business grow.

Add your business to the Northumberland Tourism Business Directory.

Read Northumberland Tourism’s “8 Easy Steps to Promote Your Tourism Business”

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Fill in the form below to contact Trent Hills Chamber of Commerce and we will reply as soon as possible during regular office hours.

Contact Information

Office Hours

Monday – Friday:
9 am – 12 pm, 1 pm – 5 pm

Weekends: Closed


51 Grand Rd, Campbellford, ON K0L 1L0