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Tourist Guiding (North Highlands)

Orkney College UHI

Venues

Kirkwall

Content

This unique one year SCQF Level 7 programme aims to create fully trained Tourist Guides for the North Highlands area. Students will achieve a nationally recognised Scottish Tourist Guides Association (STGA) Green Badge qualification, along with qualifications in managing and promoting their own businesses, as part of a higher education qualification which can then be articulated into a number of University of the Highlands and Islands degrees.

This course will appeal to those seeking to work in the tourism industry and those already working there who wish to upskill and gain recognised qualifications.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers at C or above. Applicants with other relevant qualifications and/or experience will be considered on an individual basis

Start Date

September

Qualification

CertHE

Study Method

Part time (day)

Course Length

1 year

Department

Business and Leisure

SCQF Level

7