Industry Professional Training
Community Initiatives
These initiatives introduce new tourism developments and trends to the emirate’s university students and Emirati youth, enlightening them on the historical and cultural influences of Sharjah destinations. The training courses combine both practical and theoretical knowledge offering participants an opportunity to advance their skills and capabilities.
Initiatives
Tarheeb
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Language
English
Start date
Active
Requirements
  • Trainees must have participated in one of SCTDA’s Industry or Community Programs
brief
Work placement in the hospitality industry and in destination management entities. Duration is between 2 weeks to 6 months.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae
The Young Emirati Guide
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Language
English
Start date
Active
Requirements
  • Trainees must be from 11 to 16 years of age.
brief
This program aims to cultivate the knowledge of tourism to the young generation of Sharjah to promote Sharjah as a destination. It’s a customized training program on the very basic principles of tour guiding for the youth. The aim is to develop the youth’s capabilities & foster their ability to work with different cultures while promoting Sharjah as tourist destination. It consist of a series of lectures, projects and trips to destinations where they can practice the skills they learn on the field.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae
Rehlati
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Language
English
Start date
Active
Requirements
  • None
brief
A series of tours around Sharjah to highlight various tourism pillars and to promote Sharjah’s destinations.

How to Apply?Please download and fill this application form and send it to the following email

iptd@sharjahtourism.ae