Candidate Members are guides who have not yet passed the certification test and can vote.
Certified Members are tour guides who have passed the CTPA certification test and have voting rights.
Friend Members are retired Certified or Candidate Members, or other individuals who do NOT seek employment as guides nor wish to hire guides, but enjoy all other rights, except voting.
Associate Members are organizations that work within the tourism profession or a related profession, that agree to support the goals of the association and have paid current dues (i.e. Destination Management Companies (DMCs), tour operators, bus or transportation companies, museums, shopping malls, or any company that wants to stay in touch with the CTPA membership and events). Associate Members do not have voting rights.
REGULAR Annual Rate
(January 1 - December 31)
|Half Year Rate
(July 1 - December 15)
$25 - Individual Member (Certified, Candidate, Friend)
|$12.50 - Individual Member|
|$40 - Company Member (Associate)||$20 - Company Member|
(Beginning in 2020, we no longer offer "joint" rates)
Other Fees: Name Badges (Optional) - $15/badge Note: Badges are only ordered in February!
Please CLICK HERE to download the 2019 CTPA Membership Application Instructions and Form.
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