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Cultural Site Guide for Mpumalanga

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Tourist Guide Course Information


Culture Site Guide:
LEVEL 4 (SAQA ID: TGD/CulSGd/4/0031)

Mpumalanga Province Regional Guide

1

To qualify for this certificate of competence the prescribed unit standards must be achieved as well as the embedded knowledge of the various areas. This certificate will entitle you to guide in the geographical areas described below.

2

After the two-week course and the first written examination, you will qualify as a Culture Site Guide and will be able to guide in the first sub regions as set out above. To be able to guide throughout the Mpumalanaga Province you have to write the second examination – knowledge of visiting sites only.

MPORTANT

In order to register with CATHSSETA you are required to supply the following information:

CATHSSETA REQUIREMENTS

 CATHSSETA REQUIREMENTSCATHSSETA REQUIREMENTS
Completed and signed application form,
specifying the type of registration.
Certified copy of your South African ID/passport/a Permanent Residence or a valid Work Permit allowing you to work as a Tourist Guide.
Signed original of the Code of Conduct and EthicsCertified copies of all tourist guiding and related qualifications.
Certified copy of a Training Certificate from
the CATHSSETA accredited Training Provider/Assessor.
A valid and certified First Aid Certificate (trainers should be registered with the Department of Labour).
Certified copy of a Training Certificate from
the CATHSSETA accredited Training Provider/Assessor.

Certified copy of proof of language proficiency for each
foreign language in which tours will be conducted
(i.e. a letter from an authority stating that you can speak a language and/or that you are able to guide in a particular language).

COURSE FEE AND PAYMENTS

Course Fee for 2019/2020 is R 6,250.00 A deposit of R 3200.00 is required with your Registration. The balance is due before the end of the course. Assessments can only be done once the course fee is paid in full.

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MODULE 1: 

Introduction to tourist guiding;
Overview of tourism industry, Communication,Guiding Techniques,
Tourist Services.

Background to the Mpumalanga against the broad overall South African perspective, with reference to:
 – South Africa’s Environment, community society & People
– The periods of South African History
– The South African Economy
– South Africa’s Cultural Heritage;
– Fauna & Flora
– South Africa’s Government Institutions
& Social Services

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MODULE 2:

Practical tour conducting. Five tours are done under the guidance of experienced tourist guides,
 – Kruger tour and safari / Historic Mpumalanga Tour
– Manyeleti Tour and Safari
A further three tours are done theoretically on multimedia basis.
– Mac-Mac River Tour
– River Valley's Tour (Sabie & Graskop)
– Overberg Tour (Whale Route)

 FIRST EXAMINATION

The Theory and the visiting points of:
– Mpumalanga heritage
– Sabie Tour / Mac-Mac River Valley
– The Winelands
– Cultural Villages incl: Shangaan
Tintswalo

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FIRST EXAMINATION

Theory and the visiting points of:
– Mpumalanga heritage
– Sabie Tour
– mac-Mac River Valley
– The Winelands
– Cultural Villages incl:
Shangaan – Tintswalo

SECOND EXAMINATION
Self- study Module
– The Three roundtables
– Gods Window
– Mac-Mac Falls
– Cultural Villages
and
Craft enviroment


EXAMINATIONS

FIRST EXAMINATION

 Theory and the visiting points of:

– Mpumalanga heritage
– Sabie Tour
– mac-Mac River Valley
– The Winelands
– Cultural Villages incl:
Shangaan – Tintswalo

SECOND EXAMINATION

Self- study Module

– The Three roundtables
– Gods Window
– Mac-Mac Falls
– Cultural Villages
and
Craft enviroment

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