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Keilir's online personal trainer programme receives European accreditation

EuropeActive has accredited the new NPTC - Nordict Personal Trainer Certificate programme at Keilir Health Academy, the first fully online international personal trainer programme to receive this status from the organisation. As such all future graduates from NPTC will be signed up to the European Register of Exercise Professionals.
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International interest in Adventure Guide Studies in Iceland

Keilir has received applications for the Thompson Rivers University Adventure Guide Program in Iceland for Fall semester 2018 from a number of different countries including the United States, Norway, Greenland, Denmark and Germany.
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54 trainers graduate from Keilir Health Academy in Iceland

Keilir Health Academy graduated 54 candidates on 8 June at Andrews Theater in Iceland, 42 Personal Trainers and 12 Strength and Conditioning Coaches. After the graduation ceremony a total of 645 trainers since the school was established ten years ago.
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Thirteen students graduate as Adventure Guides in Iceland

A total of thirteen candidates from the Keilir and Thompson Rivers University adventure studies program graduated on 8 June at Andrews Theater in Reykjanesbær, Iceland. This is the fifth commencement class in the program since the first graduation in 2014.
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Do you want to become an adventure guide?

Keilir Health Academy offers an eight-month university program for Adventure Guides. The program is an introduction to adventure tourism and ideal for entry-level adventure students.
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Arnar Sigurjonsson is a graduate from the IAK Personal Training Program

The ÍAK personal trainer program is a practical foundation for anyone looking to expand their knowledge in physical training, coaching or a healthy lifestyle in general. It is optional to follow the program alongside your regular day-job, which I found to be a great advantage.
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Orientation Day for Adventure Guide Students

The Keilir-TRU Adventure Guide Studies Program for the academic year 2017 - 2018 starts with an orientation day on 18 August 2017.
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Eighteen students graduate as Adventure Guides in Iceland

A total of eighteen candidates from the Keilir and Thompson Rivers University adventure studies program graduated on 9 June at Andrews Theater in Reykjanesbær, Iceland. This is the fourth commencement class in the program since the first graduation in 2014.
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New Ski Tour Course offered in our Adventure Guide Program

Terry Palechuk is the lead instructor for both our our Avalanche Skills Training courses as well as for our first ever Ski Tour 1 course starting this week at the Tröllaskagi Peninsula in North Iceland.
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Course in Avalanche Skills Training

Keilir Adventure Studies Program offers a three day course in Avalanche Skills Training where you’ll learn how to recognize avalanche terrain and how to self rescue.
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