United States of America

New York City
What are the basic qualifications for a guide?: 

No formal qualification

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

YES, Dept of Consumer Affairs
New York City

Entry prepared by: 
Guides Association of New York City
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Updated on: 04/08/14

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