The annual program of NMA- Advance Mountaineering Course 2012 started from 10 Jan at Kathmandu. The duration of the training is from 10 Jan - 18 Feb of 38 days with 24 participants. It will be held in Kathmandu and Langtang. Pasang Sherpa is deputed as chief instructor for the training. They will leave for Langtang for further training on 28 Jan.