Welcome to our Shamwari Field Guide Training Program!

Volunteer World International are proud to offer aspiring field guides the opportunity of a life time to gain their FGASA endorsed guiding qualification at world famous Shamwari Private Game Reserve!

The new field guide training program is custom developed to provide aspiring guides with a comprehensive skillset so as to prepare them on the journey to become South Africas frontline representatives in the tourism industry!

Volunteer World Internationals Field Guide Training Program at Shamwari Private Game Reserve is as comprehensive a course as you may find anywhere.  Included within the intensive 9 week course are elements including first aid training, rifle handling, 4×4 driving – even snake handling to complement the amazing on site training at Shamwari.  Shamwari Private Game Reserve in South Africas Eastern Cape Province plays host to our training program. As a result, this offers anyone wishing to learn more about the natural world and become qualified as a professional guide the perfect location from which to operate.

A maximum of 10 students per course is allowed so as to ensure that as a result, the individual attention received from our leading trainers is second to none.

To find out more about this leading program, visit our VWI Field Guide Training Program page or check out our Facebook page to learn more about taking your first steps to becoming a qualified Field Guide