Candidates who complete the Alpine Guide and Ski Guide certificates receive the Mountain Guide designation from the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides (ACMG)
The completion of the Rock Guide, Ski Guide or Alpine Guide certificates qualifies you as a Specialty Guide with specific terrain limitations.
Completion of both the Alpine Guide and Ski Guide certificates automatically awards you the Mountain Guide certificate.
- Rock Guide:
Rock guides specialize in climbing instruction and guiding on technical rock.
- Alpine Guide:
Alpine guides specialize in alpine, rock, and waterfall ice climbing terrain.
- Ski Guide:
Ski guides specialize in ski touring, ski mountaineering, and helicopter/snowcat ski guiding.
For more information on course content, dates, fees and application information, please visit the above links.