Via ferrata

Guide training via Ferrata

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Via ferrata

In order to provide services (trips and training in Via Ferrata), zip lines and tourism arrangement, Attitude Montagne climbing centre works in partnership with Prisme Équipements Canada, world’s leading company in this field.  You may be owner or investor, we can help you develop your project, make upgrades to your existing facilities, construct new facilities, launch your operational process and/or train your staff.

We also work in conjunction with the FQME to establish a recognized certification for guides working in this field. Do not hesitate to contact us to discuss details of your needs and what we can do for you.

Guide-animateur Via-Ferrata (FQME)

Supervise activities on Via Ferrata. The guide-animator provides optimal coaching to participants with no previous experience. The tie-in is not mandatory for all, only those not corresponding to the standards of the manufacturers of lanyards will be tied-in.  A Via Ferrata is subject to specific standards, details can be found in this document. Master all the minimum technical for a safe discovery of the Via Ferrata.

Prerequisites for this training:

  • Have successfully completed the FQME rock animator training or equivalent
  • Be 16 years-old (to animate under the responsibility of an instructor)
  • Be 17 years-old (to supervise alone)
  • For the purposes of this training, have basic equipment that meets current standards. The technical elements (in connection with the certification) of the rock animator level need to be fully integrated by aspiring Via Ferrata animator-guide before the training. There is no pre-assessment but a continuing assessment during the course. The failure is automatic in the case of lack of control (see rock animator objectives grid). 

Duration : 32 hours
Difficulty level : beginners
Cost :410$* (plus tax)

* Travel fees may apply