Certificate III

National Code: SIT30316

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About the course

Course Number: SIT30316-01V02

Start your career in the exciting tourism industry as a guide. The Certificate III in Guiding can lead to 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.

You’ll learn a range of skills to allow you to work with some independence and under limited supervision using discretion and judgement to resolve problems, including how to lead tour groups, how to prepare tour activities, and provide first aid. You can also choose electives in areas such as Australian indigenous culture, food and beverage, merchandising and sales, and tour sales and operations. This qualification is suitable for an Australian Apprenticeship pathway.

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