Tourism Short Courses as Opportunities for People Empowerment (TSCOPE), we commenced the 3-Day Tour Guides in the New Normal and Trends facilitated by DOT Accredited National Trainer Ms. Dolly Salamanca in Querexeta Formation Center in the City of Isabela de Basilan.
This training will advance the importance of tour guiding in advancing stories and narratives of the community and the respective tourist attractions and sites. All these form part as we prepare Isabela de Basilan and the bigger Basilan as an emerging Tourism destination of the south.
The training gathered stakeholders from various resorts, restaurants, partners which include PNP and Coastguard – Isabela de Basilan, HAPIsabela tour guide, Suroy Tourism Ambassador Alumni, Community Based Tourism Organizations and representatives from the LGU of Lamitan City, Sumisip, Lantawan, Maluso and the Provincial Government of Basilan.
We thank the Department of Tourism Region IX led by Regional Director Krisma Rodriguez for the unwavering support to all that we do here in Isabela de Basilan.