The Ecuadorian Mountain Guides Association is made up of all the professional Mountain Guides and Aspiring Mountain Guides that are affiliated.
Affiliation to the Ecuadorian Mountain Guides Association ASEGUIM will take place in the official office, established in the city of Quito. Affiliation with ASEGUIM gives its members the rights declared in the statutes.
To become affiliated, the interested party is required to send a request to the president of the ASEGUIM, along with a copy of his or her diploma giving accreditation as an Aspiring ASEGUIM Mountain Guide. To receive such diploma, the member must have followed and passed the School of Mountain Guides ESGUIM training course. Within two to five years, the Aspiring Mountain Guide must complete their training to become accredited as a Mountain Guide.