A PowerPoint-based training course delivered to local guides over a 7-day period. The modules include the technical skills of guiding, and also information on the local area so that guides can provide accurate and interesting information to their clients
The training materials developed for training local guides in Vietnam include a combined trainer guide and manual and power point presentations. The training was delivered for 7 days in classroom and community halls or tourism centres.
Local Guide Trainer Manual and Guide
This documents presents a combination of instructions on how to teach, along with the content that needed to be taught (the ‘what’ to teach).
It includes a table of content, detailed programme of delivery for each module, lists the resources needed, and provides instructions on how to run the activities.
All modules are covered in one large document that is broken into chapters or sections for each module.
- Module 1: Understanding Tourism
- Module 2: Communicating with tourists
- Module 3: Tour Guiding Process & Skills
- Module 4: Safety and Security
- Module 5: Leading a Cultural or Historical Tours
- Module 6: Leading a Nature-based Tour