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Certificate III in Guiding

National Course Code: SIT30316


The nationally recognised Certificate III in Guiding equips you with the skills to lead tours in a range of fields. Share amazing stories and intriguing facts, develop your skills as an engaging and sought-after guide, and create memorable experiences with a diverse range of people.


Through a mix of theory and practical coursework, learn to:

  • Lead tour groups
  • Present commentaries and activities
  • Show social and cultural sensitivity
  • Provide excellent customer service
  • Maintain regional knowledge
  • Provide first aid
  • Participate in safe work practices, including identifying potential hazards and assessing risks


Develop the attributes to help you get ahead:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Empathy and people management
  • Complex problem-solving skills
  • A knack for storytelling
  • A love of the outdoors
  • Initiative and adaptability
  • Curiosity and an aptitude for listening to others


Completing this course provides you with:

  • A nationally accredited qualification at Certificate III level
  • Eligibility to apply for affiliate membership to the Institute of Australian Tour Guides
  • First Aid Certificate
  • A strong pathway to continue your study and enhance your career opportunities

Career opportunities:

  • Cultural guide
  • Heritage guide
  • Historical guide
  • Interpretive guide
  • Museum guide
  • Nature-based site guide
  • Site guide
  • Tour guide
  • Walking guide
  • Winery guide


Take your career further with the:

  • Certificate IV in Guiding
  • Certificate IV in Travel and Tourism
  • Diploma of Events Management
  • Diploma of Hospitality Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Hospitality Management
  • Advanced Diploma of Travel and Tourism Management


This course is currently available at 1 campus location across NSW. Enquire now for other locations.

  • Nationally Recognised Training
  • Traineeship Allowed
  • Combination
  • Variable

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Wollongbar: Variable, Combination

  • Max. Fee If Eligible For Subsidy: $2,550.00
  • Start Date: Anytime
  • Duration: 36 Weeks

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