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Amendment to academic requirement for Tourist Guide Pass and Tour Escort Pass applicants

Amendment to academic requirement for Tourist Guide Pass and Tour Escort Pass applicants

With the implementation of the new senior secondary education system, the academic requirement for applying the Tourist Guide Pass and Tour Escort Pass will be revised from “Form 5 graduates” to “secondary school graduates” starting from 1 July 2012.

The definition of “secondary school graduates” is as follows:

  1. Completion of Form 5 or Year 11 under the old secondary education system (5-2-3 education system) of Hong Kong or the British-style education system; or
  2. Completion of Senior Secondary 3 or the 12th Grade under the new secondary education system (3-3-4 education system) of Hong Kong or the US-style education system.
For enquiries, please contact the TIC Industry Training Department on 2807-1199.

( 2011-10-3 )