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Certificate III in Guiding

National ID: SIT30316 | State ID: AZV6

 

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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 on-board day or extended cruise vessels.

Additional Resources: 
On occasion there may be additional resources that learners are required to provide as part of their course.  Specific details will be provided in your Pre-Enrolment Pack. 

VET Fee Help:  This course is NOT eligible for VET Fee Help.

Entrance Requirements

Study pathway

Job opportunities

Entrance Requirements
Study pathway
Job opportunities

Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

Interpretive guide, Nature-based site guide, Site guide, Tour guide, Walking guide.

Further study opportunities:

Check out our other Tourism and Travel courses to supplement your Guiding qualification. 

Delivery location, important dates and study options

Overview

Fees and charges

Units

How to apply

Important information

Overview

Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Duration

This course is available flexibly and would usually take one semester to complete.

HowFlexible Delivery
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
Fees and charges

Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

Units

1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guidesSITTGDE006AWR21
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risksSITXWHS002AWQ16
Lead tour groupsSITTGDE004AWR22
Participate in safe work practicesSITXWHS001AWQ17
Prepare and present tour commentaries or activitiesSITTGDE005AWR23
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide service to customersSITXCCS006AWQ68
Show social and cultural sensitivitySITXCOM002AWQ66
Work as a guideSITTGDE002AWR25
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesBSBSUS201AUK77
Prepare specialised interpretive content on cultural and heritage environmentsSITTGDE010AWR16
Prepare specialised interpretive content on flora, fauna and landscapeSITTGDE008AWR18
Prepare specialised interpretive content on marine environmentsSITTGDE009AWR20
How to apply
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Please note: This form is only for course enquiries. If you would like to apply or require further application information, please visit our Apply and Enrol page.

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Course Overview

Where Carnarvon
Exmouth
Geraldton
Duration

This course is available flexibly and would usually take one semester to complete.

HowFlexible Delivery
WhenWas available Semester 1, 2017
Available Semester 2, 2017
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Interpretive guide, Nature-based site guide, Site guide, Tour guide, Walking guide.

Further study opportunities:

Check out our other Tourism and Travel courses to supplement your Guiding qualification. 

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Find details of all course costs on our Fees page here.

At Central Regional TAFE, three types of fees may be charged:

  • Course fees - set by the State Government and are calculated on the category of enrolment.  Students studying a certificate course may be eligible for a concession. Concession students pay 30% of the course fees (not incidental, resource or other fees).
  • Resource fees - covers materials purchased by the TAFE which will be consumed or transformed by students in the course of instruction, such as workshop materials & workbooks.
  • Other fees - charged for goods and services that are provided by the TAFE such as security, name badges and IT infrastructure. 

In addition to these fees, students may need to purchase textbooks, uniforms and other course specific equipment.

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1 Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Develop and maintain the general and regional knowledge required by guidesSITTGDE006AWR21
Identify hazards, assess and control safety risksSITXWHS002AWQ16
Lead tour groupsSITTGDE004AWR22
Participate in safe work practicesSITXWHS001AWQ17
Prepare and present tour commentaries or activitiesSITTGDE005AWR23
Provide first aidHLTAID003WG732
Provide service to customersSITXCCS006AWQ68
Show social and cultural sensitivitySITXCOM002AWQ66
Work as a guideSITTGDE002AWR25
2 Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practicesBSBSUS201AUK77
Prepare specialised interpretive content on cultural and heritage environmentsSITTGDE010AWR16
Prepare specialised interpretive content on flora, fauna and landscapeSITTGDE008AWR18
Prepare specialised interpretive content on marine environmentsSITTGDE009AWR20
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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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If you have completed a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification with Central Regional TAFE, you may be able to obtain credits towards a degree at Geraldton Universities Centre (GUC), Charles Sturt University, Central Queensland University and the University of Southern Queensland.

In addition to the arrangements in place with specific Universities, a Diploma or Advanced Diploma qualification from us will enable you to gain direct entry into related undergraduate degree courses in most Universities throughout Australia. You may also be eligible to gain credits with other Universities on a case-by-case basis.

 

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If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF
OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

If this course uses TAFE Admissions, to study full-time in 2017 apply through tasonline.tafe.wa.edu.au.

Online and continuous or flexible learning enrolment courses normally have enrolments available ongoing at any time, for help enrolling or for more information:

Call: 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au

International students please contact www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au.

For apprenticeships and traineeships, you must be employed in a training contract by an appropriate organisation to study.

For all other enquiries please call us on 1800 672 700 or email: info@crtafe.wa.edu.au.

Please note: All enrolling students will require a Unique Student Identifier number.

Recognition of Prior Learning validates your existing skills and knowledge. Find out more under Future Students to customise your learning pathways.

Disclaimer

Courses at Central Regional TAFE are delivered subject to resources and demand. For the latest information, check with the appropriate campus, as course availability may be subject to review and change.

Entrance Requirements

School Leaver Non-School Leaver AQF OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalentCertificate I or Certificate II

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