This great 8-week online program will give you all the important foundation skills that outdoor hikers and climbers should have on lock-down. It is based around the core syllabus of our residential Adventure Guide Program and can be accompanied by an epic 4-week practical month to complement and complete your skill base.
Lesson Topics Include: Planning a hike, styles of rock climbing, clothing and equipment, leadership styles, meteorology, navigation, food and nutrition, hiking ethics, river safety and much much more!
How Will It Work?
There will be new topics introduced each week. You'll have two online tutorials with a qualified global hiking and climbing instructor, who will take you through the key syllabus, discuss real-world scenarios where its useful and share cool stories from their own adventures around the world.You'll then complete two assignments each week, with a short open book exam half-way through and at the end to consolidate your knowledge
- Learn in your own time
- Gain Core Outdoor Skills
- Taught by Qualified NZOIA Hiking/Climbing Guides