NZMGA Climbing Guide Pathway
Logged Experience - Climbing
To apply for a place on the Climbing Guide Pathway, you must present for consideration to the NZMGA Training Officer a mountaineering resume that...Read More
Pre-Hospital Emergency Care Certificate (PHEC)
This advanced outdoor first aid qualification is recognised by New Zealand outdoor education and adventure tourism providers. During the 5-day...Read More
Avalanche Risk Management - Stage 1
This certificate is available via external providers. It is an introductory professional course for people involved in the safety of alpine...Read More
Climbing Guide Pathway Application
To be allocated a place on the Climbing Guide Pathway, you must have met the following criteria:
Have completed the Logged Experience - Climbing...
Technical Rock Exam
A Pass in this Examination is a Pre-requisite to the Rock Guiding Training Course. It is a Pass/Fail examination.
This is an assessment of technical...
Entry into Training Phase
Snow and Ice Guide Training Course
This guides' training course is to take solid amateur mountaineering skills and knowledge and teach the candidate how to change/modify techniques...Read More
Rock Guide Training Course
This guides training course is to take solid amateur rock crag and alpine rock skills and knowledge as a basis to teach candidates how to...Read More
Level 1 Climbing Assessment Course
This course combines teaching and assessment. It assesses your potential to be a Climbing Guide.
A Climbing Guides Course may include participants...
Assistant Guide Status
Climbing Guide Apprenticeship
To be allocated a place on a Climbing Guides Level 2 Course, you must have met the following criteria:
Have Assistant Climbing Guide status.
Avalanche Risk Management - Stage 2
This certificate is available via external providers. It is incorporated in the Diploma in Avalanche Studies at Otago Polytechnic.
Level 2 Climbing Assessment Course
Participants may be assessed on any topic of the Climbing Guide syllabus at any stage of the course and will be required to teach and supervise...Read More