Field Study Tutors
Bring geography to life with a Field Study Tutor
Our geography trips are designed to work successfully as independently-led tours, but if you’re after some on-hand support and extra geographical know-how, our specialist Field Study Tutors (FSTs) are just the people.
Field Study Tutors are our unique geography experts who know everything there is to know about your destination. Not only can they offer a reassuring ‘arm around your shoulder’ from the moment you arrive, but they can provide strong support and have the geographical expertise to really bring the landscape to life.
Our Field Study Tutors are available in all of our geography tour destinations. Speak to a member of our team about integrating the services of a Field Study Tutor on your next tour.
A Field Study Tutor will:
- Have a background in geography teaching and touring to support you in delivering geographical input in-the-field
- Have in-depth knowledge of your chosen destination and visits
- Introduce your group to the culture and customs of your destination
- Be able to assist with logistics on tour to ensure everything runs smoothly
Our FST’s knowledge of Iceland was second to none and his passion and enthusiasm for geography was infectious. A ‘proper’ geographer in every sense of the word.
The McAuley Catholic High School, Iceland
Rayburn Review with Cath Rule
We recently caught up with Catherine Rule, our Geography Tours Development Manager. During our chat, we spoke about Cath’s favourite destination in Iceland as well as her various insights into being a Field Study Tutor (FST).
A helping hand on your tour
Whilst all of our tours are created to work as independently-led trips, there’s the option of having a member of our team accompany you on tour. Whether it’s a Tour Manager, Geography Field Study Tutor or History Tour Guide, they can all offer a helping hand when you’re away.
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