Tour Guiding

QQI Level 6 Special Purpose Award (6S20232)

The Skills to Advance, National Tour Guide QQI Level 6 Special Purpose course– Route 1 (Direct Route) gives SME employees and employer’s direct access to further education and training delivered through Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education (CDCFE).

CDCFE is now accepting applications for the next starting date of January 2021.

The National Tour Guide 12 week course at CDCFE is tailed to provide you with the skills, knowledge and competencies to deliver and manage a comprehensive tour management and guiding service for tourists visiting and travelling in Ireland.

Course Content

The National Tour Guide course is relevant, practical and responsive to industry needs.

There are three modules:

1. Irish Tour Guiding,

2. Irish Natural Heritage & Culture

3. National Tour Management

We also offer IT Skills Support as part of the course.


QQI Level 6 Special Purpose award in National Tour Guiding (6S20232) and will automatically qualify for the Fáilte Ireland National Tour Guide Badge.

Course Duration:

12 week course commencing 25th January 2021*

Monday & Thursday*

*subject to change and adequate numbers enrolled.

Course Charges

Skills to Advance Level 6 fee €950.00 per employee

How to apply

Apply here

Contact to make an expression of interest.