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Tour Guide Australia

Tour Guide Australia ANZSCO  451412:

Tour Guide Australia ANZSCO 451412:

Description

Escorts visitors on sightseeing, educational and other tours, and describes and explains points of interest.

Skill Level

4

Alternative Titles

  • Tour Escort
  • Tour Leader

Specialisations

  • Regional Guide

Group: 4514 Gallery, Museum and Tour Guides

Description

direct and guide visitors in galleries and museums, and escort visitors on sightseeing, educational and other tours.

Tasks

  • meeting and greeting visitors
  • controlling visitors’ access to exhibits
  • ensuring safety of collections
  • maintaining attendance records
  • planning and rearranging schedules and itineraries
  • planning, organising and conducting tours
  • arranging transportation and accommodation for visitors following planned itineraries
  • arranging entry to places of interest
  • answering questions, providing commentaries, issuing brochures and tour literature, showing audiovisual presentations, and explaining features and procedures at tour sites
  • may assist with installing and dismantling exhibits

Skill Level

Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
In Australia:
AQF Certificate II or III (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 2 or 3 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 4)

At least one year of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.

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