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SNG announces Certification Milestone

SNG announces Certification Milestone

 

 

 

 

Special Needs Group announces Certification Milestone

2,500 SNG Certified Accessible Travel Advocates®

 

Fort Lauderdale, FL – November 13th, 2015….On the 4th Anniversary of the introduction of the Travel Industry’s 1st Certification program designed to assist Travel Professionals serve those with Special Needs and Disabilities, SNG President and CEO Andrew J. Garnett made the following statement:

“I am ecstatic to announce that our mission of Delivering an Accessible World has been fortified by 2,500 SNG Certified Accessible Travel Advocates®. These professionals have successfully completed our 3 module Series and testing requirements. As such, they are better positioned to add incremental value to consumers, differentiate themselves as   true Industry Professionals and serve the needs of the fastest growing Global demographic. In the process, they have qualified for 5 CLIA Certification credits.”

Garnett continued: “This is an example of an Industry embracing a cause with passion and voracity. It is with sincere gratitude that we thank those Partners on both the Agent/Agency distribution side of the business and our Supplier Allies who have embraced our vison with equal commitment. These partnerships have facilitated the expansion of our original business footprint of exclusively serving the Cruise Industry. We now serve leading Domestic and International Leisure/Meetings destinations such as Las Vegas, Orlando, The Dominican Republic, the Yucatan Peninsula, Italy, Paris and Kobe, Japan, to name but a few. We will serve over 150 cities/port cities in over 35 countries in 2015.”

“Special recognition is warranted for 2,500 Travel Professionals who recognize that Travel aspirations are the birthright of all and that some folks simply require products and services outside of traditional parameters. For all of the power of technology, Leisure Travel is still very much a case of “people doing business with people”. Our Certified Accessible Travel Advocates® are stellar examples of Travel Professionals who have adapted and become sources for true value and expertise” Garnett concluded.

About Special Needs Group, Inc.

Special Needs Group, Inc. is the leading global provider of wheelchair rentals, scooter rentals, oxygen rentals and other special needs equipment rentals. It also offers a broad range of special needs equipment for purchase. Recommended by the world's major cruise lines for superior service and value, Special Needs Group also services guests visiting hotels, resorts, theme parks and convention centers. Special Needs Group is the only mobility and oxygen equipment supplier that is approved to deliver to all major cruise lines. Special Needs Group is the Travel Industry’s total special needs travel solution. They are located at 302 NW 1st Street, Dania Beach, FL 33004. For more information, visit www.specialneedsgroup.com or call 1-800-513-4515.

 

 

 

 

Official News Releases

November 13, 2015
SNG announces Certification Milestone
SNG announces Certification Milestone

2,500 Travel Professionals successfully complete Special Needs Group Certified Accessible Travel Advocates® program!

July 17, 2014
Travel Agent wins free MSC Cruise in Special Needs Group Certification promotion
Travel Agent wins free MSC Cruise in Special Needs Group Certification promotion

Gloria Hallick, ACC of Expedia CruiseShipCenters in Alberta, Canada is the lucky winner of the SNG Certification promotion that resulted in SNG celebrating over 2,000 Certified Accessible Travel Advocates.

July 1, 2014
Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel
Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel

Special Needs Group® / Special Needs at Sea® Continue Efforts to Provide Awareness for Special Needs Travel at National Federation of the Blind Annual Convention in Orlando, Fla.

May 16, 2014
Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk
Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk

Special Needs Group and Sun & Fun Cycles Team Up to Expand Access to Widely Acclaimed Hollywood Beach, FL Broadwalk, Empowering Individuals with Special Needs to Explore Popular Tourist Destination

April 16, 2014
MSC Cruises Partners with Special Needs Group for Agent Education
MSC Cruises Partners with Special Needs Group for Agent Education

Offers Free Cruise for SNG Certified Accessible Travel Advocate® Certification Promotion

Articles

April 29, 2015
SNG Donates a Powerchair to ARC Broward Client

August 25, 2014
Sun Sentinel's Top Work Places for People on the Move Honors Andrew Garnett, President/CEO of SNG

May 6, 2013
Special Needs Group Featured in The Miami Herald
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Special Needs Group Featured in The Miami Herald

May 6, 2013
Scooter Donation Helps Improve Teen's Mobility
Special Needs Group Featured in The Sun Sentinel

Scooter Donation Helps Improve Teen's Mobility

May 9, 2011
Demand for Special Needs Equipment on Cruises is Growing
Demand for Special Needs Equipment on Cruises is Growing

As more people with disabilities and special needs opt to take a cruise, businesses are rushing to meet growing demand for ship-board mobility devices.