(Alta Via 1) Snow patches in the Dolomites

Syllabus at Alpine Exploratory


Learning

The thoughtful approach that we enjoy among the Alpine Exploratory team is a natural fit with continued learning, both to help our work and for our personal development. Starting with First Aid courses, the aim where possible is to cover the cost of relevant courses.

Here is a list of topics in the life of Alpine Exploratory. It is not exhaustive; if you find an interest in a topic not listed below, please suggest it.

Business

Strategy
Position in the market, differentiation


Course examples:
Strategic Leadership (Edinburgh)
Operations
Operations and management


Course examples:
Courses to be added
Economics
Fundamentals of the economy (macroeconomics) and social interaction (microeconomics)
Course examples:
LSE Summer School (LSE)

Finance
Foreign exchange, corporate finance


Course examples:
Courses to be added
Travel
Travel trade, hospitality, transportation (rail and air)

Course examples:
Courses to be added
Marketing
Principles of marketing, adverting practice, writing, drawing and publishing tools
Course examples:
Courses to be added

Languages
Languages of the countries visited by Alpine Exploratory: French, Italian, German, Slovenian, Norwegian
Course examples:
Languages (Edinburgh College)

Technology

Web design
Design principles, WordPress, HTML, CSS, Javascript

Course examples:
Courses to be added
Information
Databases, information storage, Excel and Sheets

Course examples:
Courses to be added
Design
Graphic design, photography


Course examples:
Courses to be added

Outdoors

First Aid
Emergency First Aid (16 hours) with an outdoors focus, or advanced courses
Course examples:
Emergency First Aid (BASP)
Navigation
Map and compass, features, bearings


Course examples:
(Glenmore Lodge)
Leadership
Summer Mountain Leader
Winter Mountain Leader
International Mountain Leader
Course examples:
(Glenmore Lodge)

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Alpine Exploratory
Alpine Exploratory is a system of knowledge on the best mountain trekking in our areas, giving clients superb holidays based on this exploration.
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