Be the voice for Dubai's success

Tell Dubai's iconic story to international visitors. This is your opportunity to be a customer service expert in one of the world’s fast-growing tourism destinations.

3000 +

Tour guides

The number of licensed tour guides operating across Dubai

Tour guide training

To become a licensed tour guide you must first complete the Dubai Tour Guide Programme. This provides you with the essential training and tools needed to interact with international tourists and develop customer service skills critical to delivering exceptional experiences. The programme consists of self-paced pre-work and classroom teaching at Dubai College of Tourism, written exams and assessments. Applicants will also be expected to deliver presentations and undertake a group assessment. Only by successfully completing this programme can you operate as a licensed tour guide.

Ready to become a tour guide?

Ayce OdabasiTour Guide
"I am so happy to guide people around the Dubai I know and love. A city where heritage and culture embraces modern ideas and where the seemingly impossible is made possible. I love telling Dubai's unique story and seeing all the people’s smiling faces."
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Dubai College of Tourism

One Central, building 2, 4th floor PO Box 594 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Sunday - Thursday 08.00 - 17.00

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