What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

Tourist Guide exam

Is licensing for Guides required? How is it obtained? How often must it be renewed?: 

Yes. Vienna Chamber of Commerce & Federal State of Austria

Who is responsible for certification?: 

Vienna Chamber of Commerce

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

Yes -- 960 hours -- Professional training, Theoretical Tuition and Practical Training Written, theoretical, practical and language

Approximate fees in Euro or local currency: Full Day: 
Approximate fees in Euro or local currency: Half Day: 
Entry prepared by: 
Vienna Chamber of Commerce
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Updated on: 04/12/14

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