Diploma in Travel & Tour Guiding Management- DTTGM
This programme offers skills in tourism and travel business operations and its environs to effectively equip students for a rewarding career in the Tour guiding field. The course also provides students with the skills and knowledge required to manage travel businesses and grasp the essentials of an effective tour guide personnel and how best to interact with clients. Graduates will be exposed to exciting cultures and diverse populations through this career and will enjoy growth in the Travel industry.
To equip students with knowledge, skills and abilities for effective tourism orientation and management,
To empower trainees to develop and implement travel and tour guiding management solutions for organizational performance,
To train professionals who are able to incorporate technology to adequately meet the demands of the industry,
To teach trainees to undertake research and innovate solutions for the industry.
Duration of the programme
Four (4) trimesters
Minimum Entry Requirements
KCSE aggregate grade of C- (Minus) with a D- in Either English or Kiswahili plus a Minimum grade of D- in any of the following: Mathematics/ Business Studies/ Geography/History/CRE/ Computer Studies/Agriculture.
Acquire skills and knowledge to relate well with tourist and other stakeholders
Understand the basics of starting up a travel and tourism business
Conceptualize the importance of conservation activities
Acquire knowledge on tour guiding and management of tourism operations