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TOURISM & GUIDING ...get trained up ...get the skills you need ...get ahead & travel

05 February 2015

Durack is taking expressions of interest for those students wishing to participate in the Certificate III Tourism (Guiding).

DID YOU KNOW? In January 2015 there were over 190 tour guide jobs listed on www.seek.com.au

Some of the local tour guide jobs currently available are at El Questro Wilderness Park, Abrolhos Islands and Fishing/Surfing tours.

     

DO YOU WANT TO...
• Meet people from all walks of life and all cultures
• Have loads of fun and not feel like you are working
• Travel around the world and use your skills anywhere

STUDY WITH US @ DURACK!
• This course easily fits in with your work commitments
• It’s ideal for people who would like to further their career, or change their career path
• Learn through a series of hands-on local activities and self-paced workbooks

WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
• Learn guiding techniques
• Learn to communicate in another language
• Lead tour groups
• Prepare & present tour activities or commentaries
• Provide great guest service
• Prepare content on landscapes, flora & fauna
• Prepare content on culture, heritage & history

     

CAREERS INCLUDE:
• Visitor information officer
• Abrolhos Island tour guide
• Theme park attendant
• Booking agent
• Cruise ship employee
• Fishing/surfing tour guide
• Museum attendant
• Sales consultant for tours

Contact Kevin about how to get started...
bcmi@durack.edu.au (08) 9956 6184

 

FT - Full time

PT - Part time

FLX - Flexible

RPL - Recognition of prior learning

ONL - Online

OPL - Open learning

PRE - Preapprenticeship

APP - Apprenticeship

TRN - Traineeship

WPA - Workplace assessment