Aspiring Guides - Mountain Foundations Course

The only mountaineering program of its type in New Zealand, this 1 to 4 week course is almost entirely a hands-on technical mountain skills course with the majority of time spent outdoors. It's the perfect option for a semester or career break!

Pricing

Adult
$6050.00 - $9550.00

About

The Aspiring Guides Month Long Intensive Program covers the most important outdoor leadership and technical skills required to travel safely and confidently in the mountains. These skills are introduced in a progression from basic rock climbing and hiking techniques to intermediate and advanced techniques for mountaineering and alpine climbing.

Structured as four 5-day long modules (4 field days + 1 classroom day each week), the syllabus includes rock/alpine/ice climbing, winter hiking, backcountry avalanche and rescue (MSC NZ accredited), mountaineering skills, glacier travel and crevasse rescue- with weekends free to recover and explore.

Choose 1, 2, 3, or all 4 weeks!

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Physical address

58 McDougall Street, Wanaka town, New Zealand.

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $6050.00 - $9550.00

Opening times

Months of operation:
Jun, Jul

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