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Become a City Guide and give in-depth walking tours in the heart of London.

The 2021-2022 City of London Green Badge Course details are currently being prepared. Please visit the City of London website here, which will soon hold details of the 2021-2022 course. Please do bookmark the page and check back soon.

Course Details:

This Green Badge course is aimed at all those who have an interest in the Square Mile. It offers an in-depth study of the historical, architectural, and contemporary City of London. Participants will learn how to assimilate this knowledge and how to select and present information in order to lead visitors on guided tours. Participants will also develop the practical skills needed to conduct guided tours.
Time commitment:
  1. 30 lectures and tutorials on Wednesday evenings.
  2. 2 hour walks and tutorials on alternate Saturday mornings or afternoons (dates will be given at the start of the course).
  3. 1 Saturday (full day/7 hours).
  4. 180 self-study hours.
Successful candidates will be awarded:
  1. City of London Guide Badge and Certificate.
  2. Institute of Tourist Guiding Green Badge and Certificate.
The course is taught through a mixture of lectures, practical walks, presentations and workshops. As the course progresses students will be expected to give presentations on particular topics and themes.
Other Information:

For more information please visit the City of London website here.