APPLICATIONS ARE NOW BEING ACCEPTED FOR THE 2017-18 COURSE
Overview of the Course for Tour Guiding in Camden
This course will enable you to develop the skills required to plan, prepare and deliver walking tours, focusing on the London Borough of Camden.
During this course you will learn the general principles of tour guiding and how to guide walking tours in the Borough of Camden. You will be taught about the diverse geographical areas within the borough and their history, architecture, culture and other features. You will learn how to undertake your own research and how to design a guided walk and you will be instructed in the necessary skills to present information in an informative and entertaining manner to different audiences.
The course is limited to a maximum of 24 students. The course fee will be £900 approx. including examination fees.
Assessment and Graduation
External examiners will be used to assist with the assessment of the practical guiding examinations and a moderator has been appointed to review the marking of the written examination and the project. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be awarded a badge from the Camden Tour Guides Association. This will recognise your achievement as a qualified guide in the Borough of Camden. Graduates are normally presented with their badges by the Mayor of Camden in the Mayor’s parlour at the Town Hall.
How to Apply