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Certified Interpretive Guide


Are you interested in…

  • connecting minds and hearts to the beauty of nature & the mysteries of history?
  • learning interpretive techniques for communicating with others more effectively?

Then inspire them to become the best interpretive guides they can be by helping them earn the Certified Interpretive Guide (CIG) credential with the National Association for Interpretation.

Dates: The Next CIG Workshop will be held Mon – Thurs, February 3rd – 6th, 2014

Workshop Fee $372
Certifications Options:
Class Tuition $242*
Optional NAI Membership Fee
Optional certification fee (member)
$50 ($25 for full-time students)
$80 (price is lower for members)
Total cost w/ CIG certification & NAI membership

(Optional non-member certification fee



*Tuition includes workbook & course book, Personal Interpretation, by Merriman & Brochu
Registration must be paid in full by first class day

Check payable to CNC (Chattahoochee Nature Center) c/o Christie Hill

Supplies: Bring your own lunch, water bottle and coffee mug. Snacks & coffee will be provided. Lunch & dinner options available nearby.

  • Special lodging rates available for this class!

Online registration and payment option:

Or to send a check Click here for Registration Form.


Description: The Certified Interpretive Guide program is designed for anyone who delivers or would like to deliver interpretive programs to the public. It combines both the theoretical foundations of the profession with practical skills in delivering quality interpretive programming to visitors. The CIG program offers an opportunity to train facilitators in interpretive techniques and acknowledge that training with an internationally recognized certification. The CIG credential is gaining recognition and respect by tour and cruise companies, parks, zoos, museums, nature centers, and aquariums around the world. Join in and be part of the growing profession of interpretation. To learn more about the National Association of Interpretation: visit www.interpnet.com/store.

For more information about what you will be learning please click here for class information.

Please click here for our Cancellation and Refund Policy.