Day 2- Planning your journey using weather forecasts/ Relocation / Micro Navigation/ Use of Altimeters and GPS

Day 1- A later start to spend the afternoon covering basic Navigation Technique Refresher/Compass Bearings / Route Planning / Timing & Pacing.

Summer Courses

 

Navigation

This 2 day Navigation Course will help you master the essential art of safe travel in our hills and mountains. 2019-2020

 

Evening- Night Navigation/ Walking on a Bearing/ Using Contours as "Handrails". 

 

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Beginners Hill and Mountain Navigation Saturday, 16th November 2019, All day £80pp Kinlochleven

A one day introduction to the use of map and compass in a hill and mountain environment. Suitable for all levels of fitness for people that want to get away from the path.
Add the Advanced Day for £70 at the time of booking.

Also on 14th Dec 2019, 2nd May 2020.

Advanced Hill and Mountain Navigation

Sunday, 17th November 2019, All day £80pp Glencoe

A one day course to become very proficient in the use of map and compass in a hill and mountain environment. All the advanced navigation techniques will be covered, with minimal use of paths.
Add the Beginners Day for £70 at the time of booking.

Also on 15th Dec 2019, 3rd May 2020

Mountaincraft

 

Over 2 days we can teach you the skills needed for travelling, and decision making in dynamic situations.

Over 2 days we will cover : Mountain Weather and its effects / Security on Steep Ground  / River Crossing and Hazards / Access and Conservation / Incident Management / Campcraft / First Aid / Hypothermia

2 People                   £280

3 to 4                        £370

5 to 6                        £470

  2 people are required to run each                          course

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COST FOR 2 DAY NAVIGATION OR 2 DAY MOUNTAINCRAFT

Skills Refresher

This is a tailored day to be used for bringing yourself back up to scratch. We can cover topics such as : Navigation / Steep Ground Ropework / Party Leadership.

 This can also be used as a Refresher for those that have passed the Summer Mountain Leader Award some time ago, or are coming up for Assessment.

The Skills Refresher Day is for you to brush up on those rusty skills you haven't used in a while...

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COST £85 per day

Minimum of 2 to run

 

Rock Climbing Taster

Rock Climbing is open to most ages and abilities. We can run sessions for :-

An afternoon in Glen Nevis , suitable for Families and small groups of friends 

Full Day sessions also available. Ideal for:-

Complete beginners / Indoor Climbers that want to move Outside / Learning how to set up Top/Bottom rope systems / Single Pitch Award Refresher.

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COST £85 per day

Minimum of 2 to run

 
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Tel :-01855 831755 / 0775 3325649

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