Sharjah Tourism launches 10th Tourist Guide Licensing and Training Programme

SHARJAH: The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority is completing its tenth course of Tourist Guide Licensing and Training in collaboration with the University of Sharjah.

The course, which started on June 8th, involves lectures delivered by highly respected professionals who provide the underpinning knowledge to complement the practical training by experts. The course is packed with workshops and field visits to all the major landmarks in Sharjah.

Speaking on the occasion, Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Director-General, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority, drew attention to the Authority’s continuing efforts to organise a number of such professional training and orientation sessions every year aimed at training and empowering tourism industry partners and professionals.

The professional Tourist Guides Licensing and Training Programme is targeted at honing the skills of tourism industry professional and enriching their knowledge about developments in the tourism industry, projects and milestones in the emirate.