REGION SPECIFIC TOURIST GUIDE (Level 3)

If you are passionate about culture and heritage, this course is perfect for you! This key program is designed for those who have a deep interest in inbound tourism. This course will cover extensive knowledge and skills needed in tour operations; from pre-tour arrangements, safety and emergency handling, itinerary management, commentary delivery, tour group management and guiding proficiency. Candidates completing this course will undergo written, oral and practical examination conducted by the Ministry of Tourism, Arts & Culture (MOTAC) upon which they will become a licensed regional tourist guide carrying the Gold Badge. This certification will allow the candidate to work both in the city and natural environment.

Programme Code         HT-026-3 : 2013

Level                                      Three

Duration                          6 months

Intakes                              May 

Accredited by               Jabatan Pembagunan Kemahiran (JPK)

Career Prospect

  • Working with various travel agencies for both locals and international companies

  • Provide service as a freelancer to any tour companies

  • Nurturing entrepreneurial spirit - you can set up your own travel agency

MATRIX REGION SPECIFIC TOURIST GUIDE COMPETENCY UNIT AND WIM MODULE
(SABAH / SARAWAK)

Entry Requirement

Requirements depend on your entry level.

Entry Level                                                         Requirement

SPM                                                            6 passes in any subject (including Bahasa Melayu and Sejarah) .OR.

                                                                             (Pass in Bahasa Melayu for year 2012 and before) or

                                                                             (Pass in Bahasa Melayu and Sejarah for year 2013 and after)

Others

Good command of English

Approval from Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MOTAC)

Finance Assistance

Subject to availability for the facilities below.

Perbadanan Tabung Pembangunan Kemahiran (PTPK)* (*Subject to yearly availability)

Self-payment

Scholarship* (*Subject to availability from Government.)

Other Facilities Available

Subject to availability for the facilities below.

Facilities                                                        Services                                                                                                                Download

Accommodation                             Hostel * (Basic amenities)  

Transportation                                 Public transportation / Shuttle services *                             Not applicable

* Terms and conditions apply

Fees

Fees are different for Malaysian and Non-Malaysian students. Please contact us for more details.