Good to Go certificate gives green light to guiding

Scotland has now reopened to tourists and to provide some re-assurance to guests I have taken part in the Good to Go scheme and received a certificate which shows I am properly prepared for taking them on tours.

I am a member of the Scottish Tourist Guides Association and our board -which includes me – have published risk management advice to members which I am attaching as a PDF at the end of this piece of news.  To get the certificate I had to demonstrate that I am adhering to Scottish Government and public health guidance, and have carried out a COVID-19 risk assessment to check I have the required processes and protocols in place.

I am happy to do walking tours with guests wearing face coverings and will also take a maximum of three people on driver guiding tours. All guests will have to sit in the back seats. It is a very different world for all of us but I do hope we can get back to some normality and I can show guests what a wonderful country Scotland is and share my love of it.

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