United States of America

New Orleans
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

No specific qualifications

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

Yes, City of New Orleans.
Needs to be renewed yearly.

Training by Whom? Theory & Practice.: 

Yes, Community College gives a course on Tour Guiding. The course is 8 weeks long. After a test is administered this has been prepared by the teacher and tourist guides. If a passing grad (over).

Entry prepared by: 
Tour Guides Association of Greater New Orleans
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: 04/08/14

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