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Training

CULTURAL AND HERITAGE STUDIES – QQI Major Level 5 Award.

The Dublinia Cultural & Heritage programme is a Local Training Initiative funded by CDETB. Over 40 weeks learners undertake a common award in Cultural & Heritage Studies QQI Level 5 whilst gaining invaluable work experience in Dublinia Heritage Centre, St. Patrick’s Cathedral and a site of their own choice.
All learners complete extensive tour guide training and become skilled living history practitioners. The course comprises 9 modules including Local History, Archaeology, Customer Service & Folklore which are delivered both in a classroom setting in Dublinia and online. This blended approach offers flexibility allowing learners to access classes and materials remotely while enjoying the benefits of face-to-face support and instruction. The programme equips learners with the practical experience and knowledge needed for employment in the heritage industry.
Internet access is a requirement*

 

NATIONAL TOUR GUIDE – QQI 6 Special Purpose Award

The National Tour Guide Training programme  is a QQI Level 6 qualification aimed at those who wish to train as a tour guide. This dynamic course equips learners with the practical skills and  theoretical knowledge needed to provide a professional guiding service.Learners will study three modules – Irish Tour Guiding, Irish Natural Heritage & Culture and National Tour Management.

The course will be delivered 60% online and 40% in class. This blended approach offers flexibility allowing  learners to access classes and materials remotely while enjoying the benefits of face-to-face support and instruction
Internet access is a requirement*