Travel & Tour Guiding Management - Finstock Evarsity College | Educartis

8 months


Course Overview

This eight month Certificate in Travel and Tour Guiding Management has been designed to equip learners with a strong, basic foundation in all aspects of the tourism sector. Taken online and offered by Finstock Evarsity, the programme aims to combine theoretical learning with crucial, hands-on practical experience to give learners the skills and knowledge they need to maximise their potential and career opportunities in this rapidly expand, exciting, and diverse industry. 

Tourism is a major force in the Kenyan economy, and globally, and the need for qualified travel and tour guiding managers is always growing. If you're a friendly, sociable, and outgoing person, who is also keen on developing the leadership and business skills required of a manager in today's highly competitive job market, then this programme will set you on the right path in preparation for a thriving career in this industry, and it will significantly enhance your employment potential, both locally and globally. 
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How This Course Will Benefit Your Career

At the end of this course, students will be able to: 

  • Demonstrate professional and ethical behaviour when working
  • Apply Responsible tourism principles to their work
  • Update their knowledge and skills using a range of research methods
  • Develop their management and leadership skills. 
  • Enhance their oral and written communication skills. 
Certification obtained

KNEC Certificate in Travel & Tour Guiding Management 

What jobs will I qualify for?

This course will provide a stepping stone towards exciting careers such as: 

  • Hotel / Restaurant owner 
  • Entrepreneur 
  • Travel Agent 
  • Tour Guide 

When do I start?

Next available course

Admission Criteria

To be eligible for this course, students require: 

  • A Minimum KCSE Grade of D+ (Plus) 

How do I apply?

To apply for this course, students must:

  • Fill out the relevant online application form. 
  • Pay a registration fee of 1,000 KES 

Payment options

All payments are done online and students can use the following: 

  • Pesa pal
  • Visa card
  • Mpesa
  • American express
  • Mastercard
  • Co-operative bank
  • Airtel money
  • KCB Bank
Note: All fees are payable in instalments. 

Detailed course information

This course is offered by Finstock Evarsity and is offered online over the period of 8 months. The course curriculum is as follows: 

Module I
  • Fundamentals of Tourism 
  • Information Communication Technology 
  • Fauna, Flora, and Touristic Geography 
  • French Paper 1 and 2 
  • Entrepreneurship 
  • German Paper 1 and 2 
Module II 
  • Cultural Tourism 
  • Recreational Guiding 
  • Natural History of Invertebrates in East Africa 
  • Astronomy 
  • Human Relations 
  • German Paper (Written 1 and Oral 2) 
  • French Paper (Written 1 and Oral 2) 
Module III 
  • Tourism Marketing 
  • Principle and Practice of Management 
  • Ecotourism 
  • French Paper 3 Written and Orals 
  • German Paper 3 Written and Orals 
  • Tourism Law 
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