Winter Skills Introduction
The introductory course is designed for those with some hillwalking experience who want to increase their knowledge and skills to walk confidently throughout the year, whatever the weather.
Winter time offers great opportunities for developing navigation and mountain safety skills.
- Two full practical days in the mountains
- Use and understanding of winter equipment
- Movement skills
- Use of ice axe
- Use of crampons
- Emergency snow shelters
- Planning a mountain journey
- Avalanche and weather hazards