Local Heritage Tour Guiding

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Local Heritage Tour Guiding
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 6001
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Limerick Institute of Technology Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Ennis, Thurles, Limerick City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

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1. Apply Online (Please see "Application Weblink below).

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Application Date Application Deadline: 6th September 2019.
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Duration 20 Weeks, 1 Evening per week for 2 hours per evening.
Classes will run in Ennis on Tuesday evenings from 6pm to 8pm. Classes will run in Thurles on Wednesday evenings from 6pm to 8pm.
Course Fee €650.
Entry Requirements QQI Level 5 award, Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualification, and/or relevant life and work experience. Good communication skills are essential including verbal command of the English language.
Comment Qualification:
Certificate in Local Heritage Tour Guiding (Special Purpose Award, Level 6, 10 Credits).
Course Content

The aim of this programme is to develop the skill of guiding by promoting best-practice standards of tour guiding to ensure that guides will have a background of national core knowledge combined with in-depth local knowledge of an identified re...

Subjects Taught Modules:
• Professional Tour Guiding (5 credits)
• Local Irish Culture and Heritage Guiding (5 credits)
Assessment Method Participants will be assessed by means of continuous assessment. There will be no final written examination.
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries For further information:
Department of Flexible Learning
For queries on Thurles offering Tel: 0504 28112
For queries on Ennis offering Tel: 061 293802
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

For academic queries:
Contact: Marie Taylor
Email: Marie.Taylor@lit.ie
Location LIT Ennis and LIT Thurles
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