NAI Certified Interpretive Guide Training

Beth Joyave and Foster Brown will be hosting a National Association for Interpretation - Certified Interpretive Guide Training in Willoughby Hills, Ohio.  Cleveland Metroparks, in partnership with the National Association for Interpretation (NAI), is offering this training course for individuals in the field of Interpretation. This course offers theoretical foundations in interpretation with practical skills in delivering quality programming to visitors.

This 32-hour course includes:

  • The history, definition, and principles of interpretation.
  • Techniques on how to make your programs purposeful, enjoyable, relevant, organized, and thematic.
  • How to use tangible objects to connect your audience to intangible ideas and universal concepts.
  • The 3 certification requirements needed to obtain a CIG (open book CORE Literature Review exam, program outline, and 10 minute interpretive presentation).
Special Terms and Cancellations

Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed, postmarked, or faxed by February 9, 2020.  A nonrefundable processing fee of $50 will be assessed. Emailed cancellations should be sent to Cancellations cannot be made by phone.

No refunds will be given after February 9, 2020.