Warlu Way Tourism Activation Program 2 Day Intro Tour Guide Program

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Karratha Enterprise Hub

18 Hedland Place

Karratha, WA 6714

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Warlu Way Tourism Activation Program 2 Day Introductory Tour Guide Training Course

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Warlu Way Tourism Activation Program

2 Day Introductory Tour Guide Training Course

Presented by Business Centre Pilbara

Coordinator: Neil McGilp Tourism Business Advisor

Contact: Email: advisor@businesscentre.org.au. Ph 0488 993944

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The Course will be delivered by Russell Boswell of Savannah Guides to improve the guiding skills and capabilities of participants who are looking to enter Tour Guiding or have recently started guiding. A Certificate of Achievement will be issued at the completion of the course.

Savannah Guides is Australia’s leading Professional Development provider for Tour Guides. They are a not-for-profit network of Tour Guides and Operators focused on best practice and mutual respect. Members include experts in a wide range of fields delivering tailored training, ongoing support and tourism industry network linkages. Savannah Guides also operates twice-yearly Savannah Guides Field Schools for members’ continuous improvement, including April 2020 in Kununurra.

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Dates: Monday November 4th to Tuesday November 5th, 2019.

Hours of course: The course will operate from 8.30 to 4.30 with a break for morning tea and lunch.

Participants: Up to 15 trainee guides from around the Pilbara region. Preference will be given to businesses that are participants in the Warlu Way Tourism Activation Program before opening the course participation up to the wider community. Spaces are limited so please book early to secure your place.

Venue: Karratha and Burrup Peninsula. Classroom workshops will be The Hub, 18 Hedland Place Karratha. There are full facilities including large screen TV and high-speed broadband, kitchen, restrooms, breakout areas. Field work can be done at a suitable outdoors site and a bus will be utilised to transport participants.

Transport and Accommodation: Participants will make their own way to Karratha and be responsible for their own accommodation and meals. Lunch and morning tea will be supplied on both days of the workshop. Participants and guides to be transported by minibus on day 2 for field work.

Networking: The course will be an ideal opportunity to network with other Pilbara guides and to gain invaluable contacts to help grow your business.

Cost: $195 per person for the 2 days. This rate has been heavily subsidised by BCP and the Federal Government’s Small Business Development Corporation’s North Australian tourism Initiative.

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Karratha Enterprise Hub

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Karratha, WA 6714

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