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Tourist Guiding (North Highlands)

Lews Castle College UHI

Venues

Lews Castle College Campus, Virtual Learning Environment (VLE)

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.

Modules include:
STGA Tourist Guiding Qualification – North Highlands; Scotland The Brand; Introduction to Tourism and Hospitality; Introduction to Customer Centred Business.

Entry Requirements

2 Highers.

Start Date

September

Qualification

CertHE

Study Method

Distance and Flexible learning
Part time (day)

Course Length

2 years

Department

Business and Leisure

SCQF Level

7