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Glacier Guiding Course - Glacier Encounter
Fundamental Glacier Guiding Skills

Fundamental Glacier Guiding Skills

All you need to know to successfully pass AIMG Jökla 1 Course.

After showing good competence in this course you will get a Glacier Encounter Diploma to add to your CV.

Topics covered

- Professionalism, Personal Equipment and Appearance

- Cramponing Techniques

- Risk Management

- Route Selection/Terrain Analysis

- Group Management

- Client Care

- Abseiling and Ascending 

- Crevasse Rescue Introduction


- Know how to tie basic knots

   (figure 8, clove hitch, etc)

- Walk confidently on crampons.

Duration: Two full days

Location: Sólheimajökull Glacier

Instructor to students ratio: 1:4

Dates: 02/03/24-03/03/24


Course Program

Gear List

Price: 49.590 ISK


Glacier Encounter Tour Operator
Kolvidur - Glacier Encounter
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