Tour Guide Training by YEP ~ Nov. 2017

in conjunction with National Youth Council

An invitation to tour guide training

Training began 20th November 2017

High level training on Tour Guides starts in Janjanbureh

under the auspices of YEP, involving  ITTOG, NCAC, GTB

The current training includes

  • developing community tours with the aim of creating activities in which the visitor has an

    • educational

    • emotional

    • social and participative interaction

with a

  • place 

  • its living culture

  • the people who live there

leading  to

  • understanding the value of cultural diversity by the process of learning and sharing experience between tourists and the host community

The ability to access appropriate knowledge that does not belong to one’s own culture

is seen by many visitors nowadays as one of the most valuable experiences

Follow how the training developed over the five days with pictures from and links
to some of the guides'
 Facebook pages

Day Three

Interesting day as we brushed through the History and Culture of Janjanbureh..

Final day of five days training

Fourteen guides complete their training 


The Trained Licensed Guides
Marong Camara,  Jalamanag Danso, Muhammed Fatty, Isatou Foon,
 Musa Foon, Omar Jammeh, 
Modou Jange, Muhammed Jawneh,

Muhammed Kebbeh, Muhammed Saidykhan, 
Kaddy Sanneh, Mustapha Sanneh, Kebba Sarjo, Taka Titi


You can be certain your Tour Guides can offer a very good product with this intensive training 

See comments and photos from some of the Tour Guides' Facebook pages

22/11/12  22/11/12  22/11/12
The Training of Trainers (ToT)

Some of our guides from Janjanbureh joined representatives from GTB, ITTOG and  NCAC to become Master Trainers in  Community Based Tourism (CBT)

Follow it here