FARAG EL SAYED

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I’m Egyptian, Born in Cairo and studied Archaeology, Egyptology in the renowned Cairo University-Egypt – It was fun to study 

  • B.A. in Ancient Egyptian Archaeology, Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University- Egypt. Studies included: Ancient Egyptian history, art, Religion, beliefs, and languages including Hieroglyphs, Heretics. That was beside The Coptic art and Language.

  • 2012: Registered for the Master degree, The African Studies and Researches Institute – Cairo University, Egypt. Subject: (Land of Punt in Egyptian and classic resources).

  • 2007: Post Graduate Diploma in ancient history, The African Studies and Researches Institute – Cairo University, Egypt. African geography, ancient history, anthropology, art, and cultures. 

  • 2004: Completed the course (Ancient Egypt) with the US Dr. Arlene Wolinski, history professor at San Diego- Mesa College. Field course of Egyptology (10 days program, +included including archeological site visits in Egypt).

  • 1980: B.A. in Ancient Egyptian Archaeology, Faculty of Archaeology, Cairo University- Egypt. Studies included: Ancient Egyptian history, art, Religion, beliefs, and language 

  • including Hieroglyphs, Heretics. That was beside The Coptic art and Language.

Languages

  • Arabic, Mother tong- fluent

  • English language-fluent.  Joined the American University in Cairo (Public Service Department) to master the English language. 1971

  • GermanSpanish. haven’t been used  for decades.

  • Ancient Egyptian languages as Archeologist: (Hieroglyphs, Heretics) & Coptic. 

Professional Certified Tour guide. Egyptian Ministry of Tourism – since 1978.

Working for the major Travel Agents in Egypt and worldwide. I have the pleasure of sharing the beauty of Egypt with some few hundreds of English-speaking tourist groups of different nationalities, mainly Americans, British, Canadians & Australians over the last 40 years. 

Studies:

  • An excellent training course in tour guiding (45 hours) given by the expert American travel agent David Schaffer in Egypt. 1980

  • As one of the leading local Egyptian tour guides of Grand Circle travel- US (GCT), a leading travel American agency. farag accomplished of the awesome training course in 2000

  • Another training course with (GCT). January. 2011

  • training of trainers (TOT) Course from Oxford training college London. 2012

  • A Course of Specialized Media, to improve the performance of tourist guides, reframing of archaeological information. The Syndicate of specialized Media, Trust Academy for training and Development- Cairo.2015. 

  •  Certifications:

  • Approval of the professional tour guides training program- designed by Farag El Sayed- by the German Institute for Vocational Training (Riva)- based in Germany. In Cairo certified Rep. The program includes three main modules concerning the tour guide’s character and attitude enhancement, Tour guide Capabilities and skills and the perfection of the Tour guide performance. 2014

  • Certified trainer for tourist guides by the (Riva) Institute. 2014

  • Certified trainer for tourist guides at (AFTG) and the Arab League Organization.

  • Certified trainer for tourist guides by the (GVTI) the German Institute for Vocational Training – Egypt – (Riva) – Germany.

  • Certified Human development trainer from General Syndicate for Trainers of Human Development (GSTHD) -Cairo-Egypt.

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