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Brilliant Tours - Tour Guide Training Academy

Would you like to apply for a tour guide job? or a tourist guide vacancy? Do you need tour guide training for a new career?

We offer bespoke tour guide training courses, for groups, individuals or for organisations who use guides or volunteer guides.

Claire Rider is an experienced trainer with a Certificate Education and D32/33 Assessors Certification. She is qualified Blue Badge Tour Guides and works full time as a tourist guide and tourist guide trainer. She runs a highly successful daily public walk is a very experienced coach tour guide, as well as an accomplished itinerary planner.

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Individuals Bespoke Training:

We offer full career skills training for both walking and coach tours.

Walking tour training on a one to one basis can take between one to four weeks on full or part-time basis depending the skills, knowledge and previous experience of the learner.
The training can be organised in your location or in a central location of your choosing. 

Tour Guide Training Courses for Individuals in a Group Session

Walking Tour Skills Training – 5-day course

26-30 November 2018 (Stratford on Avon) 10-4pm
£1,500 per person. Includes accommodation, half board basis

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Coach Tour Guiding Skills & Itinerary Planning (Part 1)

£2,500 includes days out & coach hire, Includes accommodation, half board basis.3-7 December 2018 (Lake District) 10-4pm

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Coach Tours & Itinerary Planning in your Own Location (Part 2)

Dates to be arranged and price TBC

Walking Tour Skills in your own location (Part 2)

Dates to be arranged and price TBC.

Organisational Group Training

Group sessions for staff can be organised on or off-site for a half or full day training. You may have recruited seasonal staff or you may have staff who have never had any formal training. Such training is invaluable to enhance customer experience and keep staff enthusiastic.

Finance for organisational or individual training can also be arranged up front through a payment plan with GoCardless.

Contact us using the links on this page or feel free to call Claire Rider personally on 07970 541196



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About Our Team

Our Tour Guides are all local.
Some are qualified Blue Badge Guides, while others are qualified at level 3 skills for growth.
All are trained and insured. Using native bi-lingual speakers enable us to deliver tours & experiences that’s it’s not possible for others to create.

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  • 19 Churston Road, Liverpool, L16 9JS

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