Have you ever met a guide that has the ability to navigate a vehicle full of guests with effortless ease while making every individual feel they are important? They seem to have a certain magnetism that attracts people toward them. Every guide possesses this potential deep within themselves and this program provides you with the keys to unlock this special skill.
The program was designed by veteran guides for guides wanting to present a more saleable brand of themselves; captivate an audience with charm and charisma; exercise impeccable manners and etiquette at all times; conduct themselves with confidence and ease; and leave guests with a positive first and lasting impression.
Special emphasis also falls on general knowledge enhancement, the art of bush interpretation, inter-personal skills, guest etiquette, guiding ethics & standards.
The FIELD GUIDE FINISHING PROGRAMS are facilitated by registered FGASA (Field Guide Association of Southern Africa) Trainers and Assessors and also includes the following modules: Guiding Skills, Developing A guided Experience, Care for customers, Conducting a guided experience, Safety & emergency precautions, Reviewing the guided experience.
Also included in the package: Internal Skills/Knowledge Audit & Quality Assurance Assessment, Personal Development Plan (PDP) for the guide, Progress Report
COURSE TYPE: Full-time Training\
STUDENT FEE: R 8 400:00
The course is fully endorsed by FGASA (Field Guide Association of Southern Africa) and accredited by the ISCI (International Students Conservation Initiative)