Wednesday, 19 November 2014

Nambia: Field Guide Training Courses 2015 | Курсы тургидов в Намибии

Field Guide Training Courses 2015

These are the dates scheduled and pricing for training at our new tented training location within the Bwabwata National Park:

Introduction to Nature Guiding

This course is a “Skills Program” on how to conduct a Guided Nature Experience in a specific geographical region in Namibia. The program is aimed at prospective Tourist Guides and School leavers who are seeking a two week “bush experience” in a remote wilderness area in Namibia to get a taste of working in the field guiding industry. This is the ideal entry level into the guiding industry. The duration of this course is 2 weeks / 14 days.

Course Dates:
•    12 January 2015     to     25 January 2015
•    09 March 2015     to     22 March 2015
•    04 May 2015     to     17 May 2015
•    29 June 2015     to     12 July 2015
•    24 August 2015     to     06 September 2015
•    19 October 2015     to     01 November 2015

View Potentially Dangerous Animals (VPDA) – Professional

This is an add-on to the Introduction to Nature Guiding Course. This course deals with how to safely approach potentially dangerous game in a vehicle, by boat and also on foot and is aimed at existing guides and prospective guides with previous experience in the guiding industry and or the Introduction to Nature Guiding Certificate or similar. The duration of this course is 10 days.

Course Dates:
•    06 February 2015     to     15 February 2015
•    03 April 2015     to     12 April 2015
•    29 May 2015     to     07 June 2015
•    24 July 2015     to     02 August 2015
•    18 September 2015     to     27 September 2015
•    13 November 2015     to     22 November 2015

View Potentially Dangerous Animals (VPDA) – Adventure

This course is specifically tailored to members of the general public and photographers who would like to approach dangerous game on their own by vehicle or by boat and teach them how to do so in a safe manner. This course is not a certification course but a certificate of attendance will be issued. The duration of this course is 7 days.

Course Dates:
•    06 February 2015     to     12 February 2015
•    03 April 2015     to     09 April 2015
•    29 May 2015     to     04 June 2015
•    24 July 2015     to     30 July 2015
•    18 September 2015     to     24 September 2015
•    13 November 2015     to     19 November 2015

The Nature Guide – Dangerous Animals

The Nature Guide Dangerous Animals course covers all theory relating to the prescribed unit standards, ranging from client care and guiding principles to field knowledge, including handling scenarios with dangerous animals and basic tracking skills, this course covers both Introduction to Nature Guiding as well as View Potentially Dangerous Animals – Professional with an added 2 weeks of practical excursions and assessment. The duration of this course is 6 weeks.

Course dates:
•    12 January 2015     to     20 February 2015
•    09 March 2015     to     17 April 2015
•    04 May 2015     to     12 June 2015
•    29 June 2015     to     07 August 2015
•    24 August 2015     to     02 October 2015
•    19 October 2015     to     27 November 2015

Contact (course fees & more information): info@namibweb.com