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Gain accreditation as a qualified field guide in this exciting internship with GVI. Participants will learn valuable conservation, wildlife tracking, outdoor first aid, wildlife photography, wildlife surveying skills and more.
The course differs from other courses as it places a large focus on practical skills and gives participants the opportunity to assist with guiding and working around animals like elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo and hippo.
GVI Internship programs focus on the development of professional skills while providing a well-rounded conservation experience. Participants have the option to join a 6-month work placement at the end of the 23-week program for additional education and experience.
|Official Language(s)||11 - Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, English, Southern Ndebele, Southern Sotho, Swazi, Tsonga, Tswana, Venda, Xhosa, Zulu|
|Capital:||No official capital. Three branches of government split between Cape Town, Pretoria and Bloemfontein|
|Climate(s)||Desert (Warm/Cold), Semi-arid (Warm/Cold), Mediterranean (Warm/Temperate), Humid Subtropical, Oceanic (Subtropical/Warm/Temperate)|
|Major Airport(s):||Cape Town (CPT), Johannesburg (JNB), Durban (DUR)|
|Economic Driver(s):||Mining, Agriculture, Manufacturing, Tourism|