in Scotland

Winter Skills Courses in Scotland: 2 and 3 Day

Our two and three day Scottish Winter Skills courses are designed to be fun and informative giving you the opportunity to develop the essential hill walking and mountaineering skills required for staying safe during winter.

Perfect for novice winter walkers and those wishing to transfer their summer mountain adventures into a Scottish winter environment with the following areas being covered.

• Mountain weather forecasts
• Avalanche forecast and awareness
• Ice axe use and self-arrests
• Using crampons and footwork in the snow
• Safe and efficient movement on snow
• Personal equipment and what to carry
• Winter navigation techniques
• What to do in an emergency

 

All of our courses are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold either the Winter Mountain Leader (WML) award or the Winter Mountaineering & Climbing Instructor (WMCI).

Our two day Scotland Winter Skills courses are run in the Cairngorms National Park or an area close by depending on conditions.

Our three day Scotland Winter Skills courses are run in the Cairngorms National Park with one of your days including a winter mountain journey. Our three day courses allow a little more time to consolidate and deepen your knowledge and understanding of the Scottish Winter Mountains.

We also deliver bespoke courses tailored to your individual needs and aspirations so please get in touch to arrange a date and course designed for you.

Cost:

2 Day Winter Skills Course in Scotland- £180 p/person
3 Day Winter Skills Course in Scotland- £280 p/person

or contact us to find out more.

Upcoming Course Dates:

Winter Skills

January 20th/21st 2024  Sat/Sun (2 days)

February 19th-21st 2024 Mon-Wed (3 days)

We offer bespoke dates and courses to suit you, please get in touch…