Sri Lanka

All Sri Lanka
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

HIGHER SECONDARY

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

YES BY MINISTRY OF TOURISM

Who is responsible for certification?: 

TOURISM AUTHORITY

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

YES BOTH

Fees decided by tourism authority, association, or guide?: 

TOURISM AUTHORITY

Problems faced by guides at this location: 

ILLEGAL GUIDING, FOREIGN TOUR LEADERS LATE PAYMENTS

Entry prepared by: 
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TOURIST GUIDE LECTURERS
Disclaimer: This entry is not intended to be a comprehensive guide. Neither the WFTGA nor the Member Association is responsible for any errors, omissions or opinions expressed by the contributing author.
Updated on: 12/21/14

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