This course will give you hands on experience in the tourism industry with group excursions, as well as through meeting and listening to guest speakers who will share their expertise with you. Students are also given the opportunity to gain valuable work experience by researching and making bookings in our travel agency.
This qualification provides a pathway to work as a guide in many tourism industry sectors. Guides at this level usually work in particular areas or sites, including attractions, cultural and heritage sites, in tourist precincts, in marine and national parks, in wineries or onboard day or extended cruise vessels.
Possible job titles include:
- Cultural guide
- Heritage guide
- Interpretive guide
- Museum guide
- Nature-based site guide
- Site guide
- Tour guide
- Walking guide
- Winery guide
Course costs and duration
2 terms = 26 weeks (includes 5 weeks holiday)
Each term takes around 3 month (usually 10/11 weeks studying and 2/3 weeks holiday).
All prices below are in Australian Dollar.
|Course Fees||Costs (AUD)|
|1-Enrolment Fee||$ 100.00|
|2-Material Fee||$ 100.00|
|3-Tuition – term 1||$ 1600.00|
|4-Tuition – term 2||$ 1600.00|
|Total Course Fee||$ 3400.00|
|Payment required before start (1,2,3)||$ 1800.00|
|Remaining payment 4 => $ 1600.00 required before the start of term 2|
International Students will have extra costs with visa application and Health Cover.