Mountain Skills - Lake District

14/03/2020 - 15/03/2020

Lake District - Borrowdale

Non-residential starting from £130.00

Scheme Details

Awarding Body
Mountain Training
Scheme
Hill & Mountain Skills
Course
Mountain Skills
Type
Training

Award Description

The Hill & Mountain Skills scheme is a great way to develop your personal skills and confidence in all elements of hill and mountain walking. From planning a coastal walk to navigating in complex terrain, these courses are an ideal opportunity to learn the basics and enjoy the countryside. THIS IS NOT THE HILL AND MOORLAND LEADER SCHEME.

About

The Mountain Skills course from Mountain Skills Training is the ideal course for those wanting to improve their personal skills. Gaining independence and confidence is the key to enjoying all of Britians Mountains.

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What does a Mountain Skills Course Cover?

  • Planning, how to successfully plan a walk in the mountains.
  • Walking skills, what things should you consider while out walking and what can make life easier (pace, nutrition, movement skills, steep ground etc.).
  • Clothing and equipment, being suitably dressed and equipped can make the difference between a great day out and a complete disaster.
  • Weather, how it affects the mountains and your day out.
  • Navigation in the mountains, everything from selecting a compass and using a map to navigate in poor visibility and an intro to GPS.
  • Environmental knowledge, how to minimise your impact on the hill, information on good practice and useful organisations.
  • Hazards and emergency procedures in the mountains, how to respond to any hazards you encounter and what to do in an emergency.

About Mountain Skills Training

Mountains Skills Training is run by full-time outdoor instructors. Instructors who are passionate about the outdoors and enjoy sharing their knowledge and passion with others.

**Free with Every Booking - Socks worth £20**

We are giving everyone who books onto a course with us a free pair of Darn Tough Socks

Where And When

Start
14/03/2020 10:00
End
15/03/2020 16:00
Total Days
2
Maximum Bookings
8
Bookings
1
Venue
Lake District - Borrowdale
Town
Keswick
County
Cumbria
Postcode
CA12 5XP
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
54.51814
Longitude
-3.16508

Provider

Name
MST
Phone
01665 252069
Website
Booking/Details
Email

Booking

  • Non Residential

    £130.00
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