Instructor Bios

Sverrir Arnason

Sverrir Arnason

Location:

Reykjavik, Iceland

Certifications:

Firefighter/EMT-I

Description:

Sverrir is a professional Firefighter/EMT-I  with Reykjavik capital district fire and emergency services since 2005. W-EMT taken in 2009.

He is also a certified tourist guide, giving him a chance to bring tourists to the Icelandic highlands and glaciers as a second job.  

He is a member of ICE-SAR(voluntary search and rescue) where he has been taking part in educating and training members in outback first aid (Fyrsta hjálp í óbyggðum) witch is based on WMA curriculum. 

He has also been working as assistant instructor for EMT courses and instructor for First responder courses for Reykjavik fire and rescue.  

When ones interests and work align this well, one doesn't need hobbies but traveling with family and friends, both in and out of Iceland, is the free time activity of choice.