DELIVERABLE 19. Training Manual Final Version 23.1.2015


Final text version of TM - for translation.


The T-GuIDE Training Manual is targeted towards tourist guides who are offered an opportunity for developing new work competences and job profiles related to guiding people with intellectual disabilities and/ or learning difficulties. The manual was compiled after conducting stakeholder surveys, consulting and interviewing experts and running focus groups in several European countries. It provides practical guidelines on how to prepare for and how to deliver guided tours for clients with intellectual disabilities and/or learning difficulties. It contains guidelines for the necessary methodology, training methods and modules.

Keywords: intellectual disability, learning difficulties, heritage, tourist guides, training, lifelong learning, accessibility, inclusion, tourism.  

Deliverable Identification Sheet

Contract No.:


Project Full Title

T-GUIDE Tourist Guides for People with Intellectual Disability and/or Learning Difficulties in Europe

Deliverable Number/Name

19 / T-GuIDE Training Manual for Tourist Guides

Security (distribution level)

T-Guide Project Partners


Date of Delivery


Status & Version

Final Document


Staff  FEG (P9)

Number of Pages


Deliverable Contributing to WP



Elisabeth Maria Zeiler, Eftychia Kalamboukidou (FEG, P9)

WP / Task Responsible

WP5 / UK, Minster Development Center LTD (P7)