Course: GSA Certification Training 2022

We are excited to welcome you to our organization! Below is this year’s agenda and presenters.

Kelly Bryer, Executive Director • kelly@nhgsa.com • 603-851-8624 (phone or text)

** View our 2021 25th Anniversary Commemorative Yearbook

** Download a list of presenters and their contact information.


Module 1 – WELCOME – ABOUT GRANITE STATE AMBASSADORS

Welcome • NHGSA History • Getting to Know You • How GSAs Look at NH • NH Division of Travel & Tourism


Module 2 – OUTDOOR RECREATION
NH Parks & Recreation • Office of Outdoor Recreation • NH Rail Trail Coalition • White Mountain National Forest • NH Fish & Game


Module 3 – ATTRACTIONS AND HERITAGE TOURISM
Strawbery Banke Museum • The Cog Railway • Squam Lakes Natural Science Center • McAuliffe Shepard Discovery Center • The Historical Society of Cheshire County


Module 4 – NH HISTORY
4th Grade Quiz • Origin of Pineapple • Portsmouth Peace Treaty • NH State House 
Homework – NH Firsts


Module 5 – FALLING IN LOVE WITH NEW HAMPSHIRE – REGIONAL ROUNDUP
White Mountains Attractions Association • Chamber Collaborative of Greater Portsmouth • Lakes Region Tourism Association • Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce • Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce • NH Grand • Monadnock Travel Council
Homework: Great North Woods Video / Explore New Hampshire Worksheet


Module 6 – BUSINESS, INDUSTRY & EDUCATION
Economic and Labor Market Information Bureau • NH Department of Agriculture, Markets and Food • Manchester-Boston Regional Airport • NH Bed & Breakfast Association • Arts Alive Monadnock


Module 7 –  BECOMING A GRANITE STATE AMBASSADOR

Most of this module is pre-recorded. Be sure to visit the Module Seven Page to complete your coursework BEFORE our June 2nd meeting.

– GETTING STARTED AS A GSA –

Hospitality the GSA Way • Why do People Visit NH • Hospitality from the Heart • How to participate as a GSA • Meet our Center Managers • meet GSA mentors • final exam • graduation• materials pick up