Thursday, January 3, 2013

AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Programs with JHMG in Boulder

Jackson Hole Mountain Guides is offering the AMGA Single Pitch Instructor Programs in Boulder. The SPI program is an excellent way to begin a guiding career whether used as an entry point into the AMGA guide program, or whether it teaches and validates the skills to lead larger climbing groups at a high standard.

I've spoken with many current and aspiring guides regarding the Single Pitch Instructor program developed by the American Mountain Guides association. The verdict? Whether individuals used the course or exam to see whether they were cut out for guiding, or whether the individual was a full IFMGA guide, the program has many merits. In fact, nearly everyone with whom I've spoken has found the program very valuable.
The curriculum stands alone, so that it serves current and aspiring climbing instructors very