Is this course for me ?
If you are interested in working in the tourism activity sector
providing a range of professional guiding services for visitors, the
Certificate in Regional Guiding is designed for you. This programme
would suit those with experience of the tourism industry or those
who may be considering a change of career. This programme provides
participants with the professional, social, technical and
administrative skills necessary to offer a quality service to
domestic and overseas visitors.
The Irish History, Culture and Heritage module provides the
foundations and frameworks to understand, contextualise,
formulate, and interpret the story of Ireland. The Guiding module
introduces the blend of knowledge and skills required to become an
effective regional tour guide. This programme would be suited to
those who have an appreciation and genuine interest in their
locality and would enjoy sharing their pride of place with others.
This qualification offers opportunities for employment as a site
guide, as a local or regional guide working independently or with
established tour operators.
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