Taronga Training Institute is offering Learning and Experience internships for people wanting to work in education, interpretation or guiding in the wildlife tourism industry.
Enrolment form available now: click here
Selection criteria available now: click here
Interns will work alongside Taronga’s Learning and Experience team to gain the relevant skills associated with a diverse range of programs in this field.
On completion of this internship participants will receive a Certificate III in Tourism. Employment opportunities may include:
SITXWHS101 Participate in safe work practices
SITTIND201 Source and use information on the tourism and travel industry
SITXCCS303 Provide service to customers
SITXCOM201 Show social and cultural sensitivity
SITXCCS201 Provide visitor information
SITXCOM202 Provide a briefing or scripted commentary
SITTGDE303 Lead tour groups
SITTGDE304 Prepare and present tour commentaries and activities
SITTGDE309 Prepare specialised interpretive content on cultural and heritage environments
BSBSUS201A Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
HLTFA311A Apply First Aid
SIRXSLS201 Sell products and services
SITXHRM301 Coach others in job skills
ACMGAS201A Work in the animal care industry
ACMGAS102A Catch and handle a range of quiet animals
Note: All 15 units (core and elective) must be completed to gain the Certificate III Tourism.
A number of full fee-paying positions are available, at the course fee of $2220, to interested people who do not meet the eligibility requirements for a funded position.
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