Guiding Essentials

1 Day Course

Classroom + Practical

US$ 249

PTGA - Radio and Communications

PTGA - Navigation / GPS Skills

We teach all the elements outlined in the above Polar Tourism Guides Association awards. 

Radio Communication and Basic Navigation are key elements in professional guiding.


The 'Guiding Essentials' course covers the day-to-day elements that go into operating safely and professionally in the field.


Course Outline:


Radio / Satelite Communication (PTGA Elements 1 & 2)

GPS and Basic Navigation



zodiac, small boat, training, zodiac driving, zodiac driver, polar guide training, polar bear, zodiac, risk management, situational awareness