All Russia
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

Regional tourist authority accreditation

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

Professional training after high scool education
Update training every 5 years

Who is responsible for certification?: 

Expert's Council of Moscow Governement Committee for tourism & hotels

Entry prepared by: 
Russian Association Of Tourist Guides And Tour Managers
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Updated on: 01/25/15

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