The course will be localised for the North Cork area and would be of huge benefit to anyone interested in working or volunteering as a tour guide. The course is suitable for people with a general interest in local heritage and history and would like to learn more about the tourism industry, in particular how to guide groups in a professional manner in your area.
The training will take place in Fermoy. It will commence in September 2011 and will be run on a part time basis until November 2011, approximately 6-8 hours per week. Some of the training sessions will be in the evenings and on Saturdays.
To applying to participate on this course, contact Damien Tobin, Avondhu Blackwater Partnership, The Showgrounds, Fermoy. Tel: 025 – 33411,
The closing date for applications is 5.00 pm on Friday, August 19th 2011.