Roar Laugerud

Roar Laugerud

ISKGA status: Registered Guide



Kongshavn, Norway

Roar has a background as a white water slalom kayaker with two times participant in the world championship. (1981 and 1983)
Started with guided sea kayak tours 1994. He has guided many tours both in Norway and Greenland.
Roar runs Wannado, which is one of the leading sea kayak centers in southern Norway. Roar is Vegleder in the Norwegian Canoe Association, BCU 4* Leader

module date trainer assessor tick NGB qualification Document
Advanced guide observation
Advanced Skills  Oct 2013  Trained by Simon Osborne  tick BCU 5* Training
Advanced Planning  Oct 2013  Simon OsborneJames Stevenson  tick BCU OWNTP
Advanced Leadership  Oct 2013  Trained by Simon Osborne  tick BCU 5* Training
Coastal guide observation
Coastal Skills  Assessed by Jeff Allen tick BCU 4*
Coastal Planning  tick CNTP  Icon-Document03-Blue
Coastal Leadership  tick BCU 4*
Generic Modules
Incident Management  tick Continuous practice on the Norwegian coast, NCA Vegleder. Incident management training with Sea Kayaking Cornwall May 2013
Sea Survival
VHF license  tick Yes Yes
Food Hygiene
Coaching  tick Norwegian Vegleder. Have arranged sea kayak instructions since 1994 Yes
First aid July 2016  tick The last update on first aid was in July 13 with a three day first aid course for mountain guides.
Expedition Skills  tick Roar have been in charge of 12 expeditions on Greenland and about 15 10 day tours in the Norwegian fjords.