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Become an ambassador for Montreal
Montréal welcomes millions of visitors every year. In many cases, these visitors discover the city through the eyes of a person who plays a key role in their trip: their tourist guide.
Would you like to work as a guide, or to perfect your skills if you already work in the field? This program is a first-rate asset that will give you access to a select position in the Montréal tourism industry. It will make you THE resource sought after not only by tourists visiting the city, but by convention organizers, hotel establishments and numerous other tourism operators.
This bilingual ITHQ-Ville de Montréal Signature program, offered in French and English together, is the only program that enables candidates to obtain a permit from the city of Montréal.
Course order, schedules and dates are subject to change.
In-class teaching activities at the ITHQ will resume in fall 2021. Evening continuing education classes will be held in person, even if a curfew is reinstated. All activities taking place at the ITHQ are carried out in compliance with the health measures in force. For more information, visit our COVID-19 page.
You must meet the following criteria for eligibility to this program:
You must also meet one of the following conditions:
Acceptance decisions will be sent out the week of September 6, 2021.
This program is not open to international applicants since a student visa cannot be obtained in Quebec for part-time programs lasting more than 6 months.
|Québec students||Canadian students living outside Québec|
|Application fee (non-refundable)||$35||$35|
|Tuiton fees||$2,295 (payable in two instalments)||$2,295 (payable in two instalments)|
Various Canadian banks offer a student line of credit service for candidates admitted to this program.
Attestation of college studies (ACS) in Guide touristique de Montréal/Montréal Tourist Guide recognized by the ministère de l’Éducation et de l’Enseignement supérieur
Candidates must meet each requirement of their chosen program and provide all required documents. Incomplete or late applications will be considered inadmissible.
After the application process, candidates may be asked to come to a selection interview.
The admissions platform allows you to upload the documents required for the review of your application. You will need to submit the required documents in a digital format (if you cannot submit these documents online, please see other options in the section How to send supporting documents for your application):
Online payment only with Visa or MasterCard.
When submitting your application online, upload the required documents in a digital format.
Other accepted submission methods:
If you would like to submit your documents to us in person, please contact us first by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 514-282-5110.