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Course Dates and Fees

NOTE: Schedule and costs may vary due to conditions and enrolment. As a result dates and fees may change without notice. Full payment is required 45 days prior to the course start. Remain flexible in your dates as the ACMG office reserves the right of candidate placement.

 

Rock Guide Certificate

Course and Location

Date

Fees

App Deadline

Guide Training Rock - Canmore

June 9-17, 2018

$2550

March 15, 2018

Guide Training Rock - Squamish

June 9-17, 2018

$2550

March 15, 2018

Rock Exam prep (optional) - Squamish

July 9-12, 2018

$1500

May 1, 2018

Apprentice Rock Guide Exam - Squamish

September 4-10, 2018

$2070

May 1, 2018

Apprentice Rock Guide Exam - Canmore

September 4-10, 2018

$2070

May 1, 2018

Rock Guide Exam - Squamish

Aug 20-26, 2018

$2090

May 1, 2018

Alpine Guide Certificate

Course and Location

Date

Fees

App Deadline

Guide Training Alpine - Banff

July 3-11, 2018

$2365

March 15, 2018

Alpine Exam prep (optional) – Lake Louise

July 14-17, 2018

$1210

April 1, 2018

Apprentice Alpine Guide Exam – Rogers Pass/Rockies

Aug 22 - 31, 2018

$3070

April 1, 2018

Alpine Guide Exam - Rockies

Aug 27 – Sept 5, 2018

$3070

April 1, 2018

Guide Training Ice - Canmore

Feb 4-8, 2019

$1540

Oct 1, 2018

Ski Guide Certificate

Course and Location

Date

Fees

App Deadline

Guide Training Ski - Alpine Skills - Banff

Sept 17-21, 2018

$1070

June 1, 2018

Guide Training Ski - Alpine Skills - Banff

Sept 24-28, 2018

$1070

June 1, 2018

Guide Training Ski – Mechanized

Nov 30 – Dec 6, 2018

$2860

June 1, 2018

Guide Training Ski - Mechanized

Dec 7-13, 2018

$2860

June 1, 2018

Movement Skills Screen (ski or snowboard)

Jan 16, 2019

$440

June 1, 2018

Guide Training Ski - Touring

Jan 21-27, 2019

$2200

June 1, 2018

Guide Training Ski - Touring

Jan 28–Feb 3, 2019

$2200

June 1, 2018

Ski Exam prep (optional) - Whistler

Feb 12-15, 2019

$1250

Oct 1, 2018

Ski Exam prep (optional) – Lake Louise

Mar 13-16, 2019

$1250

Oct 1, 2018

Apprentice Ski Guide Exam

Mar 22-30, 2019

$3190

Oct 1, 2018

Apprentice Ski Guide Exam

Apr 1-9, 2019

$3190

Oct 1, 2018

Ski Guide Exam

Apr 8-16, 2019

$3190

Oct 1, 2018

Ski Guide Exam

Apr 15-23, 2019

$3190

Oct 1, 2018

Hiking Guide Certificate

Course and Location

Date

Fees

App Deadline

Assistant Hiking Guide Exam -Lake Placid NY May 24 - June 1, 2018 $2120 April 13, 2018

Assistant Hiking Guide Exam – Jasper AB

June 16-24, 2018

$2120

March 15, 2018

Assistant Hiking Guide Exam - Canmore AB

Sept 4-12, 2018

$2120

June 1, 2018

Hiking Guide Exam – Mont Groulx QC

June 11-19, 2018

$2120

April 13, 2018

Hiking Guide Exam – Golden BC

Sept 14-19, 2018

$1650

June 1, 2018

Assistant Hiking Guide Exam - Canmore AB
(women's only course)
September 15-23, 2018 $2120 June 15, 2018

Winter Travel - Banff AB

Dec 14-16, 2018

$715

Nov 1, 2018

Top Rope Climbing Instructor Certificate

Location

Date

Fees

App Deadline

Squamish BC

June 24-29, 2018

$1045

May 1, 2018

Banff AB

June 24-29, 2018

$1045

May 1, 2018

Whitehorse YT September 14 - 19, 2018 $1045 August 1, 2018
Climbing Gym Instructor Certificate

Course and Location

Dates

Fees

App Deadline

Summer Courses      
Level 1 - Canmore, AB May 25 - 27, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Canmore, AB May 25 - 27, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - London, ON July 13 - 15, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - London, ON July 13 - 15, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Fall/Early Winter Courses
Level 1 - Toronto, ON September 7 - 9, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Toronto, ON September 7 - 9, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Squamish, BC September 21 - 23, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Squamish, BC September 21 - 23, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Victoria, BC September 21 - 23, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Victoria, BC September 21 - 23, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Winnipeg, MB September 28 - 30, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Winnipeg, MB September 28 - 30, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Vancouver, BC September 28 - 30, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Vancouver,BC September 28 - 30, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Calgary, AB September 28 - 30, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Calgary, AB September 28 - 30, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Nanaimo, B October 25 - 27, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 1 - Victoria, BC November 16 - 18, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Victoria, BC November 16 - 18, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Edmonton, AB November 16 - 18, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Edmonton, AB November 16 - 18, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Toronto, ON November 16 - 18, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Toronto, ON November 16 - 18, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Level 1 - Canmore, AB December 14 - 16, 2018 $425 30 days prior
Level 2 - Canmore, AB December 14 - 16, 2018 $440 30 days prior
Via Ferrata Guide Certificate

Course and Location

Dates

Fees

App Deadline

Sea to Sky

May 30-31, 2018

$440

April 1, 2018

For more information on ACMG courses contact:

ACMG Training and Assessment Program
Box 8245
Canmore, AB Canada T1W 2T9

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