Seeking a career that can take you places? The North West provides an exceptional setting for guide training at some of the most spectacular sites in the country.
The Certificate III in Guiding provides participants with the key skills to operate as a successful tour guide.
The course covers:
- First aid
- Customer service
- Guide work
- Hazard assessment
As a tour guide you may visit many stunning remote areas including waterfalls, Indigenous art sites, World Heritage areas such as Purnunlulu National Park (Bungle Bungles), Karijini National Park and the picturesque Kimberley Coast. Previous completion of the Kakadu and Uluru Guides Accreditations contribute towards this qualification - please speak to your lecturer during the enrolment process to discuss your options.
If you are looking for a way to incorporate your enthusiasm for travel into work, then the Certificate III in Guiding could open the door to a successful career that allows you to travel the world!
Are you currently working as a tour guide? This is your chance to get formal recognition of your skills.
This course is available at other campus locations upon request.
Other job titles may include:
- Site guide
- Walking guide
- Drive guide
Delivery locations and study options
Available all year
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Fitzroy Crossing Campus
Halls Creek Campus
Our estimated fees are based on:
- Full time study in 2022
- A selection of elective units designed to meet local industry demand for skills (different unit selections will attract different fees)
- The government rate for Australian Citizens over the age of 18, permanent visa holders, visa sub-class 309, 444, 820 or a 457 dependent visa
These fees are estimates only and depend on your eligibility for government funding, concession rates, the units you choose to study or seek to be recognised under Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Additional resource, material and/or equipment costs may apply. Visit our Fees and Charges page for more information, including on consumer rights.