Certified Professional Tourist Guide Training Begins Soon

Las Vegas Certified Tour Guide Class


So You Think You Know Las Vegas??

Stop guessing and get certified.  Know for sure.  The Las Vegas Tourist Guides Guild will conduct a Certified Professional Tourist Guide training this Fall.

In this weekly class, you will study the Mojave desert, Plateau County, Las Vegas and the surrounding area.

Focusing on major tourist destinations.

  1. Geaology
  2. Flora/Fauna
  3. Explorers/Pioneers
  4. Mining
  5. Las Vegas 1905 to present

Pre-Registration is Required

Classes will be held every Sunday night 7-9pm and begin September 30 to November 4.

Expect assignments and testing on all subjects

Contact Char Cruz  for more information and details (702) 493-2211

Since CPTG trainees must be members of the Las Vegas Tourist Guides Guild,  the Guild is offering a Special Membership Offer for 2013. Any new membership application received and accompanied by a registration for CPTG training will receive membership benefits through December 2013.

The total cost for 15+ months of LVTGG membership and registration for the Fall 2012 Tour Guide Certification training is only $50. Please mail to Las Vegas Tourist Guide Guild, PO Box 26355, Las Vegas NV 89126-0355 prior to September 30, 2012.


Why Get Certified?

  • Meeting planners in other major cities are accustomed to using Certified Tour Professionals and are making that requirement of all tours for any clients they represent, no matter what city he meeting is held in.
  • Being certified, you stand above the average Tour Guide in knowing what you are talking about.  The confidence as well as the knowledge will make you a better guide.  Increasing chances to better tips and more referrals.