Drum Beat Academy

Courses include tour operator workshops, first aid programmes and guiding schedules for Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban.

Specialist curricula include studying to become a nature and nature site guide, knowledgeable in the environment, flora and fauna, or a cultural guide, adept at conveying the cultural and historical nuances of communities, places and peoples. If you’re more of a thrill seeker, embark on the adventure guide course.


  • Its facilities at Eagle’s Nest and Lion’s Den are available for venue hire to individuals, organisations and conferences
  • Course guides include culture guides, culture site guides, nature guides, nature site guides, adventure guides and professional nature guides
  • The team consists of assessors, facilitators, moderators and designers