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Tourist Guide Institute

If you’ve ever dreamt of quitting your day job to spend your life travelling the beautiful South African countryside, then take a full-time or part-time course at the Tourist Guide Institute. Courses include both theory and practical training, giving aspiring tour guides the best knowledge and experience, passed down from the oldest and most experienced tour guide training institution in Cape Town.

The Tourist Guide Institute is CATHSSETA accredited, meaning that graduates will become registered tour guides in South Africa.

If you’re a people’s person with a love for South Africa, let the Tourist Guide Institute give you the qualifications you need to show our beautiful home to the rest of the world.


  • Become a registered tour guide in the beautiful country of South Africa
  • Full-time or part-time courses at a CATHSSETA accredited institute
  • Courses are split between theory and practical training

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Tourist Guide Institute

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Tags: practical training, Tourism Studies