A frustrating winter to far with lots a thawing snow – some photos so far: November: AMI short-roping training day in Glencoe (photos Simon Wells) Late November: Back to the Buchallie for a wet scrambling day December: Winter staff training day at Firbush (Photos Firbush) 12th Jan: Winter Skills Course at Firbush […]
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Glenn, Mehmet and myself have spent the last two weekends working with Edinburgh Uni Mountaineering Club at Kyloe and in Borrowdale. Some photos!
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CPD day at the Red Craigs in Glen Clova
Glenn hanging around with the Glen In the background
Comfy belay “ledge”
City Centre Scramble
Mid-summer evening cragging at Aberdour – Ben cleans the crag of swag
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Spring always brings a welcome flurry of staff training workshops – getting to meet colleagues and staff from various organisations, catch up and refresh and revise old and new ways of doing things. You always learn something.
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Eh? Wondering how to navigate the change in award names? Following on from the change of name of the “Single Pitch Award” to “Rock Climbing Instructor”, the Mountaineering Instructor qualifications have changed their names to Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor and Winter Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor https://www.mountain-training.org/latest-news/mountaineering-instructor-qualifications-renamed Any changes? Nope – still providing instruction, […]
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