Want to become a Professional Tour Guide?

BC Guide Services and CTGA - Canadian Tour Guide Association have a partnership to bring you closer to that goal. 

Visit exotic locations, meet fascinating people and give guided tours that exceed your customer’s wildest expectations! 

CTGA and BC Guide Services offer you this unique 30 hour Tour Guiding Certification Preparation Training. The training is based on Emerits / Go2 international tour guiding standards.

Upon completion you will be eligible for the Certified Tour Guide (CTG) exam once the experience criteria are met.

The training is offered over two and a half weekends, Friday at 6pm-9pm, Saturday at 9am-2pm, and Sunday at 9am-1pm for two weekends and one Saturday from 9am-3pm hands-on.

It is offered twice a year, spring and fall, but can be offered at other times on demand, subject to a minimum number of participants enrolled.

Subjects like tourism awareness, professionalism, general knowledge, presentation procedures, 
problem solving as well as hands-on training are included.

For more information on the course and schedule, please contact BC Guide Services at 604 842 2908