When you book an activity with a company or a professional guide you must check that these requirements are met.
In case the guide does not belong to the AEGM, you should ask to see his/her certificate of Sports Technician.
Checking these requirements will be a guarantee for you as a client.
How to identify a professional guide
The AEGM guides have a credential which certifies the professional area in which they are qualified.
CURRENT AEGM CREDENTIAL
Valid through the year (2021)
NEW UIAGM (IFMGA) CREDENTIAL
This credential certifies those Mountain Guides/ Senior Sports Technicians in High Mountain Terrain, who belong to the UIAGM (IFMGA).
This credential certifies AEGM members and indicates the professional area in which they are qualified.
This credential certifies those Mountain Leaders/ Sports Technicians in Mid – Mountain Terrain, who belong to the UIMLA.