Registration is now open for a statewide Guide Training workshop to be held in Mason City at the Music Man Square on June 13 from 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. The new program is the first of its kind in Iowa, specifically created for staff and volunteers who lead guided programs at Iowa’s tourism attractions, including but not limited to museums, nature and conservation areas, agritourism, and historic sites. The one-day workshop features interactive methods and techniques for creating and delivering dynamic guided programs, with a focus on guiding adult visitors.
Listing of certified professional guides from ISU Community and Economic Development Extension and Outreach
Our Guide Training and Certification program is is designed for staff and volunteers who lead guided programs at Iowa’s tourism attractions such as museums, nature centers and conservation areas, historic sites, science centers, and agritourism venues.