Ski Guiding Training Course
This guides training course is to take solid amateur backcountry ski touring skills and knowledge and teach the candidate how to change/modify techniques, skills and knowledge into professional ski guiding techniques, skills and knowledge.
Duration: 4 days
General - As for NZMGA Ski Guide pathway or IFMGA Mountain Guide pathway
Specific - A Pass obtained in the Technical Ski Course
Syllabus and Topic Outline:
Heliski Helicopter Load/Unload Techniques
Backcountry terrain of Queenstown/Wanaka - eg back of Treble Cone, back of Cardrona, back of Remarkables.
Back of Ohau ski field, Awakino ski field, Mueller Hut area, Mt Wakefield