5) What are benefits for those who pass the competency assessment and get the certificate as in the ASEAN Mutual Recognition Arrangement on Tourism Professionals (MRA on TP)?
Those who pass the competency assessment and get the certificate of the ASEAN Mutual Recognition Arrangement on Tourism Professionals, also known as the ASEAN Tourism Professionals (ATP), will be registered in the system of the ASEAN Tourism Professional Registration System:. ATPRS) which acts as an intermediary between the ASEAN tourism professionals (ATP) and employers in the tourism industry in the member states of ASEAN (Job Matching). The employers can find and contact the ASEAN tourism professionals to meet their requirement. Plus, the ASEAN tourism professionals (ATP) can apply for vacancies that employers have announced and the certified professionals have the right to travel to work in the ASEAN Member States but also need to follow the rules and regulations of the countries where they work. In addition, the Department of Tourism and the Ministry of Tourism and Sports have been discussing with the relevant authorities about the benefits for those who have been certified as the ASEAN Tourism Professional such as compensation and etc.