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Adventure Guide Studies Open for Application

Thompson Rivers University in Canada - in cooperation with 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 June 15th 2021.
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New Head of Adventure Studies

Ragnar Thor Thrastarson is the new Head of Adventure Studies at Keilir Academy. He's a recipient of Adventure Sport Diploma from Thompson Rivers University and MBA from Reykjavik University.
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IAK Personal Trainer Program Starts in August

The IAK personal trainer program is the most advanced program of its' kind in Iceland. It is recognized by the Ministry of Education as a third level professional initiation and has achieved full, professional, Level 4 accreditation through Europe Active.
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Keilir operations after Easter

Covid restrictions in Icelandic schools will be loosened after Easter and schools will be allowed to offer on-site education again pending on regulations from the Directorate of Health.
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Adventure Guide Studies During a Volcanic Eruption

A course has been added to the Adventure Guide curriculum that will provide students with instructions and practical knowledge on guiding travelers through an eruption site. The next class of Adventure Guide Studies will start in August of 2021 and is open for applications.
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Tilkynning frá Íþróttaakademíu vegna hertra sóttvarnaraðgerða

Vegna hertra sóttvarnarráðstafanna verður öllu skólahúsnæði Keilis lokað frá og með fimmtudeginum 25. mars og færist öll kennsla á vegum skólans yfir í fjarnám um leið.
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Get a 100EUR discount on our Sleep Recovery Specialist course

Did you know that 74% of the general public are not achieving the recommended sleep requirements? Well, that's why we devised our groundbreaking Sleep Recovery Specialist course that helps health and fitness professionals develop the skills and knowledge to change a client’s behaviours and habits to positively impact their sleep.
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Increased opportunities for Chinese students in Iceland

Study Iceland officially signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Keilir Academy in Iceland becoming the official Chinese partner and admissions agent for the school.
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Information regarding seismic activity in Reykjanes

In light of ongoing seismic activity on the Reykjanes peninsula, Keilir adminsitrative staff has reviewed and updated evacuation procedures for staff and students. This is done in compliance with the Department of Civil Protection and Emergency Management.
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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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