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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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Keilir Graduation Ceremony

Keilir graduates students from three departments - Aviation Academy, Preliminary Studies and Health Academy - on Friday 9 June at Andrews Theater in Asbru.
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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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Profile of Jon Gauti Jonsson

Jón Gauti Jónsson is a winter camping instructor at the Keilir - TRU Adventure Studies Program in Iceland. He has over 30 years of experience recreating and working in the Icelandic nature and has worked as a mountain guide since 1996.
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International Rafting Federation (IRF) Level 3 Assessment Course

Three day assessment for experienced raft guides who wish to obtain the International Rafting Federation (IRF) Level 3 Guide or Trip Leader certification.
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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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Profile of Jeff Baierlein our Wilderness First Responder Instructor

We're proud to introduce Jeff Baierlein, Wilderness First Responder Instructor at Keilir-TRU Adventure Guide Studies Program.
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Eighteen students graduate as Adventure Guides in Iceland

Total of eighteen candidates from the Keilir and Thompson Rivers University adventure studies program graduated on 10 June at Andrews Theater in Reykjanesbær, Iceland.
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Profile of Friðjón Þorleifsson

Profile of Friðjón Þorleifsson, Mountain Program Instructor at Keilir Adventure Studies.
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