The Institute of Tourist Guiding is governed by a Board of Directors and operates through a network of committees.
The Board of Directors is elected by Institute members. The committees comprise Institute Directors, other Institute members and co-opted non-members such as academics.
The Institute is owned collectively by our members. There are three levels of membership:
Hold our Blue Badge qualification. They are qualified to guide on foot, at sites and on a moving vehicle in their specified region.
Hold our Green Badge qualification. They are qualified to guide on foot and at sites in their specified city, town, borough or area of countryside.
Hold our White Badge qualification. They are qualified to guide on foot at a specific site, e.g. museum, cathedral, stately home, or along a fixed route.
A copy of the Institute's Memorandum of Association can be found here and a copy of the Institute's Articles of Association can be found here.
If you have the appropriate qualifications and are interested in: