Flokkur: Námsbrautir

Do you want to work in the tourism sector?

Next course: 

February 21st - March 11th 2022 ( with notice of possible changes) 

Teaching hours:

8:40-12:00 Monday – Friday

The tourism service course is a 45-hour practical course for people over 18 years of age who want to work in tourism sector or develop their professional skills in the field.

Course content:

  • Introduction
  • The value of tourism, work ethics
  • Various service requirements
  • Service spirit and communication
  • Developing oneself at work (ICT skills)
  • Security and first aid
  • Evaluation of the course

Price: 17.000 kr. 

Attendance is mandatory.

Further information: Irma Matchavariani, 580-1800, irma@mimir.is



Admission requirements

a. Those who are 18 years or older without secondary education 
b. Those who have applied for study funding from the Directorate of labour

Study evaluation

Study evaluation is based on attendance and how active the student is during classes. Attendance required. No final test.


Höfðabakki 9, 110 Reykjavík


The course is subsidized by the Education Funds of trade unions. Students need to pay for the course beforehand and present the original bill to their trade union for funding/subsidy. The Unemployed can apply for up to 75% subsidy to the Directorate of labour.  

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Study plan

Teaching hours:

8:40-12:00 Monday – Friday (with notice of possible changes) 


Full admission 17.000 kr. Directorate of labour subsidies up to 75% of the admission fee.

 Námsstyrkir | Vinnumálastofnun (vinnumalastofnun.is)