Training Courses

Training Courses
Courses 2024

In-house, in our training centres or online

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Hands On Tourist Guide Training (HOT)

Skills training as introduction for new tourist guides and as a refresher for experienced guides, also suited to be integrated into existing tourist guide training programmes.

in-house or training centres
Train the Trainer (TtT)

For active tourist guides who want to train tourist guides in their own area of tourist guide qualification, includes a guiding skills refresher, pre- requisite to become an International WFTGA Trainer.


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training centres
International Train the Trainer (ITtT)

Progression for trainers who would like to train tourist guides worldwide.



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on site
Site Guide Training

For guides for a specific site, e.g. national park, archaeological site, religious site, geological site, museum, gallery, UNESCO World Heritage Site and others.



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Specialist Guiding Courses

During the global pandemic WFTGA piloted blended courses with online learning components. However, the WFTGA training ethos stipulates that a significant part of tourist guide training must be practical and must take place on site through face-to-face, in-person training.