CROSSDEV: Applications open for tourism trainers in Aqaba, Jordan


CROSSDEV Project partner’s the Royal Marine Conservation Society of Jordan (JREDS) in Aqaba, Jordan is seeking a national registered company (training center, college, specialized institution, or similar) to design and provide a series of trainings to local tourist guides, enterprises, tourism services providers, youth/ students, and public officers in tourism sector.

The aim of the trainings is to widen, enhance and diversify the current tourism offer, broadening customer base and facilitating access of MSMEs to new markets. The trainings will aim on the one side to improve specific skills (English language, communication, best practices for archaeological tours, photography for tourism, marketing and social media, and sustainable tourism and hospitality), and on the other side to raise awareness about sustainable tourism and the valorisation practices of cultural/historical heritage among the general public.
The trainings will also involve local youth interested to work in the tourism sector.

  • Expected trainings starting date: 30th Sep 2021
  • Location: Aqaba, Jordan
  • Trainings duration: 2-4 months
  • Application deadlineSep 20th, 2021 deadline extended to Sep 25th, 2021

How to Apply

Interested services providers can send their technical and financial offers, action plan, and all documents related to their registration certificates, previous experiences, and CVs to: Please use “Crossdev – Training Program” in the email subject.


The CROSSDEV project objective is contributing to the economic and social development in Mediterranean, it is a 3-year project funded by the European Union through the ENI CBC MED program, strengthening, and enhancing sustainable tourism practices, emphasizing common heritages and resources. Specifically, it expects to increase touristic competitiveness and attractiveness of less known destinations, rural/depressed areas, adopting/enhancing the Cultural Routes concept/experiences in selected areas of 4 countries (Italy, Palestine, Jordan, Lebanon).

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