NJORD is involved in various partnerships, foremost of these is the Adventure Travel Guide Qualifications & Performance Standards we are cooperatively developing with several other members within the Guide Standards Governance Board of the Adventure Trade Travel Association (ATTA), Norwegian Centre of Expertise Tourism – Fjord Norway (NCE) and the company network Kayak the Fjords.
NJORD is one of the leading companies for designing and delivering Adventure Guide Training Courses (AGTC) for companies through out Norway. The courses are built up around the ATTA – Adventure Travel Guide Qualifications & Performance Standards.
In the Guide Training Programmes we offer, the standards and principles from well renowned actors in the field of outdoors activities, education, adventure and guiding are incorporated.
Our guides hold qualifications and training from various organizations which include the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS); Leave No Trace Centre for Outdoors Ethics (LNTCOE); National Association for Interpretation (NAI), Norwegian Paddle Association (NPF); British Canoeing (BC) and (ISKGA) International Sea Kayak Guide Association.