Read the first ever SIET Newsletter!
Our Industry Partners include:
Magellanica: A trusted partner of SIET. Operating out of Bariloche, Argentina. Magellanica helps SIET run the logistics of the Aconcagua Program.
Rab: Makers of some of the highest quality, best designed gear on the planet. Perfect for the rigors of a SIET course!
Bradley Alpinist: Quality equipment for alpinistst. SIET students are eligible for 20% off orders that are placed 45 days before the course start or 45 days after the course ends. Purchase instructions will be contained in your 'Acceptance Packet.'
American Mountain Guides Association:
NOLS: a great alternative for folks who do not meet our prerequisites:
Center For Disease Control: Info on inoculations for international travel:
Mountaineering specific training information:
Scholarships for Students already receiving a Pell Grant:
State Department Travel Warnings:
Click here to see the Knot Pass video on Vimeo
A student made video from the 2011 Ishinca Valley Expedition: