Dunhill Multi-Education Centre, Dunhill, Co. Waterford, Ireland.
Tel: (051)396934    Email: enquiries@dunhilleducation.com

Tour Guide Training

Tour Guide Training 
 
HAVE YOU CONSIDERED A CAREER IN TOUR GUIDING??
 
REGIONAL TOUR GUIDE TRAINING PROGRAMME STARTS 24th FEBRUARY 2020!!
7 WEEKS INTENSIVE TRAINING AT DUNHILL MULTI-EDUCATION CENTRE
Call us now on 051 396934 for details
 
 
National & Regional Tour Guiding Awards at QQI Level 6
Dunhill Multi-Education Centre is pleased to announce that it is now validated to deliver the above awards under its QQI Certification.
We are commencing this offering with a Regional Tour Guiding Programme.
 
 
The Regional Tour Guiding programme 6S20233 at Dunhill MEC will provide participants with the skills, knowledge and competencies to deliver and manage a wide-ranging tourist guiding service for international and domestic tourists travelling in Ireland. Modules are as follows...
6N20229 Irish Tour Guiding
6N20231 Irish Natural Heritage and Culture 
 
 

OBJECTIVES

  • To prepare and train participants to work as guides within the Irish tourism industry
  • To facilitate participant understanding of the significance and delivery mechanisms of a high level of customer care and guest engagement including the health and safety of tourists in their charge
  • To equip participants with the skills necessary to develop and deliver a professional guided tour service that responds to the technical, social and administrative needs of different Fáilte Ireland market segments and profiles
  • To develop participants knowledge of best practice in the heritage tourism product provision industry with particular focus on interpretation, storytelling, visitor engagement,  and the principles of leave no trace
  • To provide participants with the ability to assess and respond to a range of issues within the tourism industry including the legislative framework, the work of the main agencies and industry bodies, sustainability,  protection and preservation of heritage
  • To develop understanding, appreciation of Irish culture and heritage through research, interpretation and delivery of tourism information and to interpret key aspects of Irish history and archaeology.
  • To support learners in identifying, planning and achieving realistic employment and further education goals facilitating progression, personal development and learning skills
Start Date : 24th February, 2020
Cost: €1600 
 
Progression to the National Tour Guiding programme as follows... 
The 6S20232 National Tour Guiding programme at Dunhill MEC will provide participants with the skills, knowledge and competencies to deliver and manage a comprehensive tour management and guiding service for tourists visiting and travelling in Ireland.
The certification consists of three modules below - clicking on the individual modules will take you to the QQI website which will give you an indepth view of the learning outcomes of each module....
6N20229 Irish Tour Guiding
6N20230 National Tour Management
6N20231 Irish Natural Heritage and Culture
 
 

 
Students who have undertaken any of the modules listed within the last 5 years would be eligible for an exemption on these modules.
 
 
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