Tour Guide
Training Course

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Tour Guide Training Course

Did you grow up or are you based in The Liberties area of Dublin 8?

Are you passionate about where you live? Do you want to be paid for sharing your enthusiasm with others? If any of this sounds like you then this course is for you!

We have recently completed our 2022 training course and our next course will begin in October 2023.

Our highly acclaimed course, led by the renowned Anthony Freeman O’ Brien is designed to help you learn everything you need to feel comfortable guiding top class tours of Dublin 8, at a professional level. The course is completely accessible and open to working tour guides and complete beginners alike. All course graduates will have an opportunity of working directly with In Our Shoes Walking Tours.

Our three month course covers three distinct topics- Performance & Presentation skills, Research & Guiding Skills- and is delivered over three half days per week.

The next course will start in October 2023 and run for three months.


You can contact us at any time to express interest in or register for the 2023 course.

A Certificate of Completion will also be issued to all of our course graduates putting you in good standing to pursue work elsewhere in the tourism sector.

All of our training courses are completely free.