Tour Guide Training (Perth)

This workshop is suitable for new or aspiring guides, or existing guides wanting to brush up their skills. It is suited to full-time, part-time, casual or volunteer guides in a range of diversified working environments. 

Learn to be a tour guide from the experts! This one-day course conveys the basic principles of guiding in a fun and supportive environment. 

Through interactive activities, role plays and presentations, the workshop will cover such topics as:

  • Logistics of running a tour
  • Developing and delivering quality narrative
  • How to engage your audience
  • Duty of care
  • Risk management
  • Starting your own small touring business
  • The importance of marketing
  • Designing and pricing a tour
  • What it takes to be a tour guide, and more!

Participants will receive a workbook and Certificate of Completion.

 

ABOUT THE TRAINER - RYAN MOSSNY 

Ryan Mossny is the co-founder of Two Feet & a Heartbeat walking tours and Matagarup Zip+Climb.  His specialties include tourism product development, product planning, heritage/historical/cultural interpretation, tour guide training, financial sourcing/management, place making and grant application management.  He provides these services to tourism organisations, governments and individuals. In 2007, he co-founded Two Feet & a Heartbeat, an organisation dedicated to interpreting history, heritage and culture.  More recently Ryan is part of the ownership group of Perth’s newest adventure activity Matagarup Zip+Climb.

Date

28 May 2024

Time

8:30am - 5:00pm

Venue

Burswood on Swan

Location

1 Camfield Dr
Burswood WA 6100
Australia

Registration date (open - close)

8 Feb 2024 - 23 May 2024

Event sponsors

Tourism WA