Tourism organisation of Herceg Novi is inviting all interested candidates to apply for the training for bicycle guides that will be conducted according to the standard of the Cycling Association of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. It will include training for conducting and organizing bicycle tours in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro in summer conditions, overcoming gentle slopes and simpler organization of bicycle tours at lower altitudes and accessible terrains.
The need for specialized guides has long been expressed by the increasing number of tourist destinations in our area, but also due to intensive development, expansion of the new cycling tourist offer through the project "Cycling Rural ", which requires the service of a professional guide on planned cycling tours. Such trainings will provide basic knowledge about guiding recreational cyclists, a better presentation of our trails and areas, and the ability to respond appropriately to all expected and unexpected occurrence in this type of recreation.
Training for bicycle guides will consist of a course for a minimum of 20 participants from Bosnia and Herzegovina and Montenegro. Trainings will last 5 days in two cycles and it will include: guidance techniques, orientation, first aid, nature guidance, group guidance, bicycle service... The training will also include an exam for participants and the issuance of a certificate of completion of the course to participants who have passed the exam as well as the award of certificates for qualified guides.
Applications are accepted no later than September 30, 2020.