This programme is specifically for National Tour Guides with a minimum of 5 years’ experience, providing tour management services and leading tours for visitors to Ireland. Applicants who do not have this prerequisite experience should apply to the National Tour Guiding Course (Adult Day Courses). Access to this programme is by interview only. Prior Learning must have been achieved within the last five 5 years. Successful applicants will be assigned a mentor and allowed 3 months to submit a completed portfolio.
Recognition of prior learning (RPL), is a process used by Kerry Education and Training Board to evaluate the skills and knowledge acquired in the workplace. In the case of this programme the learning will have taken place whilst working over a 5 year period- providing tour management services and leading tours for visitors to Ireland. If accepted on this programme you will prepare a Portfolio which will be used to evaluate your skills and knowledge against a set of standards for QQI award in National Tour Guiding. You will have 3 months to complete this work