Winter Mountain Leader Refresher Course
This 2-day Winter Mountain Leader refresher course is for those preparing for their assessment, or have already completed their training. It focuses on maintaining security on steep ground, navigation and snow and avalanche awareness. It is a highly flexible course, and can be fully adapted to suit your requirements.
Winter Mountain Leader Refresher Course content
We generally cover the following key areas:
- Security on steep ground
- Snow and avalanche awareness
However, we will be led by you, to ensure that we cover the aspects and skills you most require. We are entirely flexible, and are very happy to discuss your requirements before you book and/or at the start of the course.
Fort William, Scottish Highlands
We will discuss any specific kit requirements with you when you make a booking.
This course is only suitable for people who are preparing to take their Winter Mountain Leader assessment, or who have already received their Winter Mountain Leader training and would like a refresher. If in doubt about whether the course is suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Typical Winter Mountain Leader Refresher course layout
As mentioned previously, we are very flexible in what topics we look at on the Winter Mountain Leader Refresher course. We will give as much of the ownership of decisions made out on the hill to yourselves, under our guidance, and look at fine tuning the skills you already have. The layout of the course is flexible, and down to you.
The course content and location tends to be dictated to us by the weather. We tend to stay over in the West Highlands, but happy to travel over to the Cairngorms for a day.
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