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Meet Nora - a TRU adventure studies alumna

"I always knew I loved the adventure lifestyle, but I also had a lot of creativity that I wasn’t sure had a place in the adventure sport and tourism industry."
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Changes in operation due to stricter anti COVID-19 measures

Programs within Keilir will be conducted through distance learning as possible. The main building will be disinfected daily however guest visits to the building are not allowed.
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Important update regarding COVID-19

Due to recent developments regarding COVID-19, all studies at Keilir - where applicable - will move to distance education from Monday 5 October until further notice.
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Mandatory use of face-masks at Keilir

In light of recommendations from The Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management and in accordance with newly introduced regulations from the Ministry of Education, there will be a mandatory use of face-masks in all school facilities at Keilir Academy from 21 September 2020.
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Apply for our fully online personal trainer program

Nordic Fitness Education offers an online Personal Trainer certification taught in English. The programme adheres to all of the knowledge and skill requirements set by the recognised professional standards body, Europe Active.
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Keilir Graduation Ceremony in June 2020

Keilir Academy graduates students from three departments on Friday, 12 June 2020 at 15:00 in Hljómahöll – Reykjanesbær. Graduates will come from the Professional Pilot Program, Preliminary Studies and IAK Strength and Conditioning Education.
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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. Application deadline is 15 June 2021.
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Keilir's online personal trainer programme receives European accreditation

EuropeActive has accredited the new Nordic Fitness Edcuation at Keilir Health Academy, the first fully online international personal trainer programme to receive this status from the organisation. As such all future graduates will be signed up to the European Register of Exercise Professionals.
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World leading mountaineer lectures at Keilir Adventure Guide Program

Carlos Buhler, one of America's leading high altitude mountaineers, was recently a guest speaker at TRU - Keilir Advenutre Guide studies program.
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Keilir Graduation Ceremony

Keilir graduates students from three departments - Aviation Academy, Preliminary Studies and Health Academy - on Friday 17 January at Hljomaholl cultural center in Reykjanesbær.
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