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Lapland info – text

Lapland info – text

Lesson 1 – Lapland Info Huskies Husky safaris are very popular, and they are arranged at holiday resorts and in populated areas all over Lapland. The husky dog sled team, a way of travelling first developed by the Inuit of Greenland, is naturally suited for the Arctic conditions of Lapland. Huskies were first used for […]

Payment terms

Payment terms

Payment by bank Checkout Finland Oy(2196606-6) transmits the payment to the merchant. You have access to all the Finnish banks’ payment buttons, which means you can pay with Nordea, OP Bank, Säästöpankki,POP bank, Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, S-Bank, the Bank of Åland and LähiTapiola Bank. The payers account statement will show Checkout Finland Oy as the […]

Sources and Links: Module 6

Sources and Links: Module 6

Airaksinen & Tikkanen & Koskinen & Köngäs & Hulkko. 2015. Maastoliikenteen onnettomuudet. Trafin tutkimuksia 15 -2015. Trafi. Bombardier Recreational Products (BRP). Central Organization for Traffic Safety in Finland. Snowmobiles. Central Organization for Traffic Safety in Finland. Traffic regulations in Finland. How to use emergency number 112 in Finland. Hätäkeskus – Emergency Response Centre Administration Finland. […]

Sources and Links: Module 5

Sources and Links: Module 5

EnglishClub 2016. English for Tour Guides. Foley, R. & Hurd, M. 2006. A Learner’s Glossary of Lapland. Rovaniemi: Lapland University Press. Karttunen, J. 2016. Lapland Safaris. Interviews of the Product Supervisor 14 June 2016. Kielijelppi 2016. Esiintyminen vuorovaikutustilanteena. Korhonen, K. 2002. Intercultural Competence as Part of Professional Qualifications. A Training Experiment with Bachelor of Engineering […]

Sources and Links: Module 4

Sources and Links: Module 4

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety 2016. Cold Environments – Health Effects and First Aid.  Cool Antarctica 2001. How Humans Deal With And Survive Extreme Cold.  Cool Antarctica 2001. Hypothermia – Cold Weather Health Risks.  Cool Antarctica 2001. Modern Antarctic Clothing – Extreme Cold Weather Clothing.  Daanen, H. & Lichtenbeltd, W. 2016. Human whole […]

Sources and Links: Module 2

Sources and Links: Module 2

Facts about Lapland Hallanaro, E-L. 2011. This is Finland. Nature in Finland. A world of wild contrasts. Lapin Liitto. Lapin matkailustrategia 2015-2018. Life in Lapland. National Parks and Nature Areas in Lapland Snow and winter: Auvinen, H., Kolari, K., Koukkari, H., Kuusela-Lahtinen, A., Sassi, J., Törnqvist, J., Wahlgren, I., Alakunnas, T., Karjalainen, A., Ryynänen, K., […]

Sources and Links: Module 3

Sources and Links: Module 3

Velvollisuus auttaa: Castrén, M., Korte, H. & Myllyrinne, K. Kustannus Oy Duodecim 2016. Ensiapuopas 24.11.2015. Oikeus saada apua – velvollisuus auttaa. Responsible operating practices: Hook, T. 2014. Visit Finland. Kestävä kehitys. Matkailu- ja Ravintolapalvelut MaRa ry. Vastuullinen yritystoiminta matkailu- ja ravintola-alalla. Multidimensional Tourism Institute. Tourism Safety and Security System in Lapland. Tourism Safety and Security. […]

Sources and Links: Module 1

Sources and Links: Module 1

Module 1: This is Finland. Finland in facts. WORLDWIDE TOURISM Visit Finland 2016. Tutkimukset ja tilastot. World Tourism Organization UNWTO. Tourism Highlights. 2016 Edition. World Tourism Organization UNWTO. Why tourism? TOURISM IN EUROPE European Parlament. Tourism.  Eurostat Statistics Explained. Tourism statistics. Visit Finland 2016. Tutkimukset ja tilastot. TOURISM IN FINLAND Tilastokeskus 2016. Kotimaisten matkailijoiden yöpymiset […]

Partner companies

Partner companies

The Arctic Guide Course is developed in close cooperation with following programme service companies operating in Finnish Lapland: Lapland Safaris AC Oy Lapland Safaris West Oy Lapland Safaris North Oy Snow Games Oy Wild Motion Oy Arctic Husky Pyhä-Luosto Oy Ylläs Safarit Oy Laplandstaff Oy Northern Gate Safaris Oy Arctic Reindeer Oy Lapin Luontoelämys Lucky […]