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Certification for Hawai‘i's Professional Tour Guides
This Certification recognizes that a professional tour guide has met the required knowledge, skills, and competencies that align with the Hawai‘i Tourism Authority’s Professional Standards. It is an updated Certification to the original Professional Standards Tour Certification Program that was established in 1993 by the Hawai‘i State Tourism Training Council and sanctioned by the Department of Labor and Industrial Relations.