Aspiring Guides - Month Long Intensive Program

The only mountaineering program of its type in New Zealand, this 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!

$6,050.00 - $9,550.00

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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.

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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.

Great first step towards further qualifications, personal objectives, or a career in the outdoors!


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Physical address

Aspiring Guides - Month Long Intensive Program, 58 McDougall Street, Wanaka town, Wanaka, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
Jun, Jul

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $6,050.00 - $9,550.00

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