Livingstone Tourism Academy in Durbanille

Cape Guide Training (Pty) Ltd trading as Livingstone Tourism Academy has been a registered tourist guide training provider since 1995. With the introduction of the Outcome Based Education System the company was accredited by THETA as a service provider for the training of tourist guides.

  • Tourist Guide Training Course

    Livingstone Tourism Academy has been accredited by THETA as a National Service Provider to offer courses to train tourist guides. (THETA Accreditation Number: 613/P/000010/2004) The course co-ordinator is Wally Brandt who is a THETA accredited trainer/assessor/moderator.
  • Culture Site Guide

    a) The Cape Metropole f) The garden Routeb) The Winelands g) The Little Karoo, Kannalandc) The Overberg h) The Great Karood) West Coast, the Swartland & the Sandvlei i) Olifants River Valleye) The Breede River Valley
  • Module 1

    Introduction to tourist guiding; Overview of tourism industry, Communication, Guiding Techniques, Tourist Services.
  • Module 2

    Practical tour conducting. a) South Africa's Physical Landscape;b) The periods of South African History;c) The South African Population;d) South Africa's Cultural Heritage;e) Fauna & Flora; andf) South Africa's Government Institutions & Social Services.Practical guiding sessions.a) Kirstenbosch;b) Historic Cape Town Tour;c) Winelands Tour;d) Peninsula Tour; ande) Townships.f) Bo-KaapA further three tours are done theoretically at the hand of DVD's:a) Breede River Tour; andb) West Coast Tour (Crayfish Route)c) Overberg Tour (Whale Route).


Livingstone Tourism Academy

tourist guide training course culture site guide module 1 module 2