Plas Pencelli is a Local Authority (Swindon Borough Council) owned traditional Outdoor Education Centre.
It is in an ideal location near to Brecon at the base of the Brecon Beacons set in 17 acres of pretty grounds.
Its a large and very succesful outdoor centre specialising in real off site activities including climbing, hill walking, caving and paddlesports.
A large fleet of modern minibuses provides access throughout South Wales and further afield to the best venues.
The staff team are highly experienced and qualified with technical expertise in all aspects of mountaineering, vertical caving, whitewater and sea canoeing.
Further activities include orienteering, surfing and mountain biking.
Plas Pencelli has been running Mountain Leader and Rock Climbing Instructor Awards throughout the history of these awards.
Courses are run by experienced and technically proficient staff that also have a great deal of practical experience working with client groups of all ages on the cliffs and mountains of the UK.
The courses are thorough, "down to earth" and very well resourced.
We normally encourage course members to be resident to gain the most from the experience.
All our course fees include good standard board and lodgeing with the free loan of personal and specialist equipment.