The degrees to be granted to the acting guides within the region22 July 2016
The Department of Tourism of Ajara has begun grating of degrees to the guides within the project “Recommended by the Department of Ajara”. A presentation was held for the acting guides within the region in the training-consultation center of the Department. They were got accustomed to the purpose, aim and advantages of the project, also the mechanisms of getting involved in it.
The aim of the project “Recommended by the Department of Tourism” is the development of the guide service within the region. The degree granted to the guides involved in the project will be one more opportunity of their support, popularization and increase of competitiveness. The first stage envisages granting of degrees to the guides of the city, mountainous Ajara and protected areas.
Those who wish to get involved in the project must sign up at the following web-page: www.recommend.ge. Their knowledge and experience will be examined by the tests and practical tours. The results will be evaluated by special technical committee and then the degree “Recommended by the Department of Tourism” will be granted to them.
“A new component will be added to the project “Recommended by the Department of Tourism” from today. If the quality marks have been granted to the feeding and accommodation facilities only, the guides will be also granted. The project is voluntary and any acting guide can get involved in it. Our project, on the one hand, will support guides and popularize them and increase the competitiveness among the guides on the other hand” – stated the Chairman of the Department of Tourism, Mamuka Berdzenishvili.