5 FAQs about Adventure Travel Escort Course

Q1. What is Adventure Travel Escort Course (A.T.E.C.)?

The 15-day course prepares youth for jobs in the adventure travel and tourism segment.  


Q2. What is the aim of the course?

Create professional workforce.

The course is proposed under Capacity Building for Service Providers (C.B.S.P.) scheme of the Ministry of Tourism. The objective of the scheme is to educate, train, and certify the adventure tourism service providers. The ministry implements the scheme through Indian Mountaineering Foundation (I.M.F.) and six government mountaineering institutes.

According to United Nations, Capacity Building is a “process of developing and strengthening the skills, instincts, abilities, processes, and resources that organizations and communities need to survive, adapt, and thrive in a fast-changing world.” https://academicimpact.un.org/content/capacity-building


Q 3. What are the prerequisites for the course?

The participants shall meet the following standards:


Q 4. What are the benefits of joining the course?

  • The participants receive a certificate after successfully completing the course.