Workshop TitleRegional Tourist Guide Training in Cambodia
Date of Workshop8th to 9th October 2016
PlaceSiem Reap,Cambodia
Representative(s)Mrs. Erina Loo (Secretary General and Head of SEATGA Academy/Speaker)

Mr. Billy Leung (Honorary Board Member: Media & IT)

Summary

Our head of SEATGA Academy was invited by Ministry of Tourism Cambodia to train the regional tourist guides to enhance their skills and knowledge in terms of communication and guiding skills.

The two modules of training is vital and relevant with the current situation in guiding field to assure tourist guides are able to deliver their story and message to guests accurately. Therefore, under our academy we are passionate to bring up this profession to the better level because we believe tourist guides are key roles to shaping the future of tourism industry.

Objective (s)

  • To upgrade the quality and competency of tourist guide services in Southeast Asia.
  • To create a strong supports to the ASEAN Tourism Strategic Planning (2016-2025)  by providing the proper training for tourist guides.

Conclusion

The participants of training were enthusiastic and show a positive response in order to enhance their skills and knowledge to assure they are able to  deliver better while doing their guiding. We also hope this kind of training are able to be conducted in another ASEAN countries in future.