Certificate in Tour Guiding Skills

IGNOU- Indira Gandhi National Open University
In Ahmedabad, New Delhi, Bangalore and 3 other venues

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Where and when

Starts Location
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Ahmedabad
IGNOU Regional Centre Opp. Nirma Institute of Technology Sarkhej - Gandhinagar Highway Chharodi Ahmedabad, 382481, Gujarat, India
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Bangalore
IGNOU Regional Centre No.293, 39th Cross, 8th Block, Jayanagar BANGALORE, 560070, Karnataka, India
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Chennai
The Regional Director, Chennai Regional Centre, Indira Gandhi National Open University, CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai, 600113, Tamil Nadu, India
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Kolkata
IGNOU, REGIONAL CENTRE, BIKASH BHAVAN, 4TH FLOOR, NORTH BLOCK, BIDHAN NAGAR ( SALT LAKE CITY ) KOLKATA, 700091, West Bengal, India
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New Delhi
INDIRA GANDHI NATIONAL OPEN UNIVERSITY MAIDAN GARHI, NEWDELHI, 110068, Delhi, India
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Course programme

This Programme is offered in collaboration with CII and KUONI.The program is designed for those who are interested in joining the Tourism Industry and have knack for travelling and helping the tourists while on tour. This program will provide both theoretical and practical training.

Objectives:

-To equip the students with practical skills in Tour Guiding and Tour group management.
-To provide practical and basic skills in Tour Guiding on Coach.
-To equip students with effective communication skills as a customer service to tourists. After completing this program, the students will be able to work as Tour Guides with Travel Agencies, Tour Operating Companies, Hotels as also independent Tour Guides.
In addition to the above all the four programmes also provide specific guidance on Inter-personnel Skills and other soft-skills which are critical to successfully facing the job interview and interacting with the customers and employees at the work place. All the four above programs aim to strengthen the professional and trained manpower available for ever-expanding world's fastest growing industry. The Programme accomplishes the following:
o To impart training through blended learning methodology, incorporating Guided Contact Programmes, Fieldwork, and project report with the high quality learning delivery through the use of interactive multi-media teaching aids.
The following chart gives an overview of the programme structure and credit weightage:

Nature of Course:

Basic Tourism Industry Knowledge:

Theoretical/Practical and Apprenticeship

World Travel Geography & Principle Tourism Resources

Theoretical/Practical and Apprenticeship

Air Travel Basic Requirements & Airport Procedures

Theoretical/Practical and Apprenticeship

Practical and Basic Skills in Tour Guiding and Communication Skills