How to become a Guide

How to Become a
Wales Official Tourist Guide

Membership of Wales Official Tourist Guides Association is open to all who have successfully completed a 'Wales based' professional tourist guiding course that has been recognised by Welsh Government.

For the first time in starting in 2019, Wales Official Tourist Guides Association successfully ran 3 Green Badge courses across North, South East and South West Wales in conjunction with the Federation of European Tourist Guide Associations (FEG),.

New courses are now planned for winter 2021 (Telling the Stories of North Wales - an online language accreditation course) and in spring 2022 the Blue Badge Dragon course.

For further information about these courses please contact the Course Manager, Amanda Whitehead by email or for other training enquiries contact our Training Officer via the contact form provided on the link at the top of this page "Become a Guide".