Industry Professional Training
Tour Guide Training
SCTDA tour guiding programs offered in both Arabic and English languages offer an opportunity to become an official licensed tour guide from the Emirate of Sharjah once the training program is successfully completed. We aim at giving tourists that visit the Emirate of Sharjah a full Emirati experience, with insights into authentic local culture and exceptional adventures.
Courses
Explore History with Rehlati
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course brief
In collaboration with Sharjah Museums Authority (SMA), this course will provide an overlook of all SMA museums and activities.
Explore Heritage with Rehlati
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course brief
In collaboration with Sharjah Institute for Heritage, this course will cover customs and traditions in the UAE, Sharjah’s cultural activities, how to preserve and sustain heritage sights in tourism, the maritime traditions in Sharjah, traditional folk music, sustainable cultural tourism and a comparison of Sharjah’s heritage and traditions over the years.
Explore Nature with Rehlati
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course brief
In collaboration with EPAA, this course will discuss sustainable tourism and preservation efforts in Sharjah. It will encompass all the centers under EPAA and discuss in detail what ecological and sustainable efforts are being conducted to preserve local and endangered animals and the flora and fauna in Sharjah.
Explore the Desert with Rehlati
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course brief
In collaboration with Mleiha Archaeological Centre, this course will uncover the archeological and historical journey of Mleiha starting from the Paleolithic period and all the periods and ages leading to modern day Mleiha.
Beginner tour guide program
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Language
Arabic & English
Requirements
  • Valid Passport copy
  • Copy of residency visa for non-Emirati
  • Copy of family book for Emirati only
  • Copy of national ID (front and back)
  • Personal photograph with White background CV
  • Educational qualifications
  • Good conduct certificate valid for 3 months
  • Applicants must be over 18
course brief
This program aims at developing the skills required to be a successful tour guide, including how to construct tourism information in order to deliver a memorable journey for visitors to Sharjah, the principles of tour guiding and how to Identify risk factors of tour guiding. Participants will achieve an official license to conduct valid tours in Sharjah on completion.
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