On February 18th, 2011 Kynnisferdir – Reykjavik Excursions received The Icelandic Travel Industry Association´s award for occupational education for the year 2011. The award was handed over by the minister for the travel industry and was granted for the company´s educational and training programmes, for well presented manuals and for being on top in employees‘ job satisfaction and low employee turnover. The educational plan is for the years 2010-2012 and concerns all employees of Kynnisferdir – Reykjavik Excursions, in one way or another. Just ahead is a „Security Week“, where yearly continuing First Aid courses will be held, fire drills will be contucted and all members of staff, male and female, are urged to go for a check-up at the Cancer Society, with special attention on Breast and Prostate cancer. The cost of the check-up is paid by the company.