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Tour Guiding Services NC II in the Philippines

Tour Guiding Services NC II is a short TESDA course in the Philippines that will train you in managing and assisting tourists from the day of their arrival up to the day of their departure.

Some examples of skills that you will acquire from enrolling in this program include:

  • Reading and interpreting symbols, directions and layout of airports, seaports, buses, and train terminals
  • Explaining workflow at airports, seaports, buses, and train terminals
  • Confirming schedules with airlines, shipping companies, buses, and train companies
  • Performing pre-arrival activities
  • Resolving complaints and other emergencies
  • Performing post-departure activities
  • Accompanying tourists to their itinerary

Course Duration

Tour Guiding Services NC II takes a minimum of 196 hours to complete.

Admission Requirements

Basic requirements for this TESDA course include:

  • Copy of NSO Birth Certificate
  • Highschool or College Diploma
  • Certified True Copy of Transcript of Records or Form 137
  • Certificate of Good Moral Character
  • 1×1 and/or 2×2 Pictures


Qualified graduates of Tour Guiding Services NC II can find employment as a professional tour guide.

Competency Assessment and Certification

Students enrolled in the Tour Guiding Services NC IIย  course may be required to undergo a Competency Assessment before graduation. A National Certificate (NC II) will be issued to students who passed this assessment. You can find more information on assessments and certifications at the official website ofย TESDA.

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  1. Good day! I just want to know the process of getting this course, tour guiding as scholar of TESDA? I knew good number of individuals wanting to get this course. Thanks and GOD bless!

  2. I’am a Tour Guiding Services NCII passer..

    this qualification is so good.. not too easy, but it helps you a lot when your looking for a job under the tourism industry ๐Ÿ™‚ God bless…

  3. i woud like to have the tour guiding coure TESDA is offering , when will it be and where? can i have my name listed on it?

  4. is their any height required in tour guiding?

    • Hi, Love!

      So far, we haven’t heard of any such requirement. Requirements may vary per school, though, so we suggest you contact the school you are thinking of enrolling at so they can give you a more accurate and detailed reply.


  5. hi.. is there any institution around oriental mindoro offering tour guiding nc2?

  6. i’d like to take the course in tour guiding services can you please give me the schedule and the exact address of the venue or institution so that i could able to apply as soon as possible. Thanks!

  7. Hi Madame/Sir,

    it is possible for us as a Tour Guiding Services NC-II certificate holder to apply a license in our local tourism office, so that we can use our skills and ability that we had learned in your institution.

    thank you,


    • Hi, Arnie!

      Thanks for visiting our site.

      We’re sorry but we’re not sure what kind of license you were referring to. Were you referring to a business permit or something similar or were you referring to a pre-employment requirement?


  8. could i found work abroad if i already have my certificate?

  9. How much is the Tour Guiding Services NC II course? Can it be paid in installments?

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