Gauteng Department of Economic Development

Tourist guiding in Gauteng  now falls under Gauteng Department of Economic Development (GDED) and not GTA anymore.Here is a training schedule for uplifting your training.
Foreign language ,Training and Tourist Guide

Please register with attached form 

Pat Naidoo
Tourist Guide Manager
Gauteng Department of Economic Development
Tel:  011 085 2122
[email protected]

Training Plan Gauteng DED Transformation  2016/2017

Project Name

Criteria

Closing date for applications

Training date (implementation)

Total Number

Region spread

Training venue

Duration

1.       Foreign Language Training

·         Mandarin language (20)

·         French language (20)

·         German language(20)

·         Tourist Guides

·         Tour Operators

·         Front line staff (information officers)

25 June 2016

4th July 2016

60

 

JHB=20

EKU=10

SED=10

WES=10

PTA=10

Selected training provider venue

6 months

2.       E- Marketing for SMMEs

·         SMMEs

30 June 2016

18th July 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

3 days

3.       Professional Conference Organiser training

·         Youth

·         80% based in the township

·         People already working in the Hospitality sector already

8 July 2016

25 July 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

5 days

4.       Travel Agency Operator Training

·         Youth

·         Unemployed

·         Qualification in the Tourism sector.

15 July 2016

1 August 2016

20

JHB=10

EKU=10

Selected training provider venue

3 Months

(8 weeks training)

1 month placement at the Travel agency

5.       RPL Tourist Guide

Tourist Guides that were trained as Tourist Guides but were never assessed and moderated (please note this is NOT TRAINING but assessment) for Tourist Guides to get formal qualification and register as Tourist Guides

5 August 2016

22 August 2016

60

CATHSSETA Database

Selected training provider venue

4 months

6.       Food Hygiene Training

·         SMMEs (in the hospitality sector – restaurants, B&B etc…)  based in the township.

19 August 2016

5 September 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

Selected training provider venue

5 days

7.       Business Skills Training

·         SMMEs (based in the township)

26 August

12 September 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

5 days

8.       Tour Operator Training (SATSA)

·         SMMEs (Tour Operators)

31 August

19 September 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

3 days

9.       Event Coordinator Training

·         Youth

·         80% based in the township.

People already working in the Hospitality sector already

1 July 2016

11 July 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

5 days

10.   Mentorship

·         Youth

·         SMMEs

·         Based in the township

16 September 2016

26 September 2016

100

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

 

11.   Responsible Tourism Workshop

·         SMMEs

·         Tourism Officials

9 September 2016

3 October 2016

150

JHB=20

EKU=20

SED=20

WES=20

PTA=20

124 Main Street 10th Floor

2 days

12.   Gauteng Tourism Career Expo 2016

·         Grade 10-12 learners doing Tourism at school

 

24-26 August

6000

 

TBC

3 days

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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