Mountain guides first task was to lead individuals or small groups in their mountain ascents. They were hired for their experience and mountain knowledge.
Nowadays mountain guides play a new but not secondary role, they are teachers of everything regarding mountain skill and safety.
Skiers and climbers often want to increase their skills in order to improve their performances or want to enhance safety while performing their activities in the mountains.
The goal of some courses is the improvement of the trainee's skills, such as gaining a higher climbing level or learning how to use crampons and ice axe.
Other trainings are aimed at those who want to learn more about safety and risk management.
Alpiwork – Ufficio Guide Finale can provide any sort of training course regarding the mountain and vertical activities.