Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism Community Based Conservation Training Centre (CBCTC) Likuyu Sekamaganga
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Basic Technician Certificate in Community Based Tour Guiding (NTA Level 4)

 

Aim of the Course

Produce technicians who will additionally provide services in Community areas and Other Protected Areas including Wildlife Management Areas, Open Areas, National Parks, Game Reserves and multiple land use areas in Tanzania and abroad.

Objectives of the course

Main objective:

To produce Tour guiding technicians with knowledge, skills and right attitude in Community Based Tour guiding. 

Specific objectives:

  1. To enable students to acquire knowledge and practical competences in order to work effectively as community based tour guides.
  2. To provide learners with the right attitude to cope with the challenges of their working environment.
  3. To instill the mind of self-responsibility to learners by facilitating and not teaching.

Entry requirements

  • The following are the minimum entry qualifications for NTA 4 as also set by NACTE:
  1. Possession of Certificate of Secondary Education (CSE) with a minimum of four passes in any of the following subjects: Mathematics, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History, Geography, Agriculture, English, and Nutrition excluding divinity; OR
  2. Possession of Vocational Training Award (VTA) III in Tourism and Tour Guiding courses from institutions Accredited by Vocational Educations and Training Authority (VETA). Applicants applying using VTA III MUST have obtained four passes in Ordinary Secondary School Certificate.
  • Age 18 years and above at the time of enrollment 
  • Physical fitness certified by a Government recognized Doctor.

Duration and Fees 

The course duration will be one year (2 Semesters) whereby in each semester 15 weeks will be for course work and 2 weeks for semester examinations.

Fee structure 

S/N

DESCRIPTION 

AMOUNT (TSH)

1

 Tuition fee

840,000 

2

 Field practical

210,000 

3

 Meals

960,000 

4

 Accommodation

   96,000  

 

Total   

             2,106,000 

 

NB: The course fee may be paid in three instalments. There will be other contribution fees for Registration, Examination, Medical, Caution, Students union, Stationary, Identity card and Graduation. As well, the cost of uniforms will be covered by an individual.