Training and Guiding

“Your training, knowledge and expertise were invaluable in getting me ready for my recent South Pole trip”

BBC Producer, Moray London

Based on Conrad’s years of Polar experience, he has developed these packages to increase your knowledge and skills of Polar Travel.

  1. Polar Fast Track – Introduction to all of the skills you need to survive
  2. Polar Advanced – An intensive week of Polar skills training in Norway that builds on the foundation of the Polar Fast Track
These packages are bespoke and have been designed for groups of minimum 4 people.

Polar Fast Track


  • An intensive weekend covering 14 topics from food to cold weather injuries
  • Crammed with information and top tips from someone who has done it
  • You will have completed the best foundation course available for some one contemplating cold weather expeditions/races
  • Includes tea/coffee and lunch
  • All equipment provided (bring outdoor clothing/runners/trainers for navigation exercises)
  • Set in the wilds of Northumberland National Park right on the junction of the Roman Wall and Pennine Way
  • By demand (min. 4 people)

Polar Advanced


  • Must have completed the Polar Fast Track
  • Norway based 6 day course that builds on the experience gained from the Polar Fast Track
  • Practical course involving cross-country skiing and polar travelling techniques using pulks (sleds)
  • Part traditional luxury mountain cabin (fully catered)
  • Part supervised winter camping
  • Price £1300 inclusive (excludes flights, personal clothing and insurance)
  • By demand (min. 4 people)

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