Greater Wasilla Chamber of Commerce and visitors center
Last Day to Apply for Alaska Railroad Tour Guide Training Program
The best way to see Alaska is on the Railroad and the training program provides students with excellent job skills and opportunities in the visitor industry with specific focus as a tour guide for the Alaska Railroad. Summer employment with the Alaska Railroad may be available for those who successfully complete the course.
Applicants must be 16 years old, a junior or senior in high school and possess a 2.5 cumulative GPA. THis spcialized training includes customer service, cross-cultural communication, public speaking, Alaska geography, economics, history and visitor-related interests.
Students selected to be tour guides for the Alaska Railroad are expected to work full time during the summer between the end and the beginning of the school year. Any time off must be prearranged and authorized. Please see application for more inforamtion or contact: Amy Brumbough at Brumbough_Amy@asdk12.org
Classes held Monday - Thursday 3PM - 5PM
January 23rd - April 13, 2023 at King Tech High School 2540 E. Northern Lights Blvd. Anchorage, AK