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Courses and events calendar

We offer our members and clubs a wide range of fantastic value mountain skills courses and climbing coaching workshops, held in locations across Scotland. We also organise talks, lectures and other events during the year to help you grow your knowledge and meet other hill walkers, climbers and mountaineers. Check out the full schedule below and click for more information and prices.

Nb. We indicate whether courses are fully booked below, but please be aware this is not an automatic update, so the situation may change overnight. 

February 2018

This course is for those interested in becoming climbing coaches and concentrates on techniques, building on the movement skills learned in FUNdas 1.

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Fundamentals 2

Mountaineering Scotland in conjunction with The Mill Cottage Trust is sponsoring 14 Scottish university and college club members to attend a subsidised weekend winter climbing course, based at Mill Cottage in Glen Feshie. This is for students who already have both winter skills and some rock climbing experience, who want to move into winter climbing.

FULLY BOOKED

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Heavey Whally continues our popular winter safety lecture series, offering a fascinating insight to Scotland's mountains in winter and essential advice for winter mountaineering.

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Heavy Whalley

Mountaineering Scotland organises and coordinates the National Bouldering League in partnership with member climbing walls of the Scottish Climbing Wall Network (SCWN). Itís not all about who is the best on the day but also who is willing to travel attend the different rounds throughout Scotland at an amazing selection of venues.

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SNBL

This two-day course is aimed at members of snowsports touring clubs affiliated to Mountaineering Scotland, and who either aspire to, or are already taking the lead role on club trips.

1 PLACE AVAILABLE

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Winter Skills

March 2018

Mountaineering Scotland organises and coordinates the National Bouldering League in partnership with member climbing walls of the Scottish Climbing Wall Network (SCWN). Itís not all about who is the best on the day but also who is willing to travel attend the different rounds throughout Scotland at an amazing selection of venues.

Round 6 venue - Eden Rock, Edinburgh

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SNBL

April 2018

This first workshop looks at the very basics of climbing, focusing on balance and movement and the key principles of the sport.

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Fundamentals 1

This first workshop looks at the very basics of climbing, focusing on balance and movement and the key principles of the sport.

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Fundamentals 1

May 2018

This course is for those interested in becoming climbing coaches and concentrates on techniques, building on the movement skills learned in FUNdas 1.

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Fundamentals 2

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.

Venue: Drymen, Lomond Hills

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  We walk at a low-level on forest tracks.

Venue: Drymen, Lomond Hills

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SNBL

This weekend course comprises two days of instruction and two nights self-catering accommodation. It will include advice to ensure safe and enjoyable days on the hill.

Venue: Glen Clova

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SNBL

This two day course is aimed at equipping participants with the knowledge and practical skills to deal with an unexpected emergency in the great outdoors.

Venue: Mill Cottage, Feshiebridge

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills. 

Venue: Tillicoultry, Ochils

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills. 

Venue: Tillicoultry, Ochils

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SNBL

June 2018

Develop confidence and technical skill to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Laggangarbh, Glen Coe

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SNBL

Develop confidence and technical skill to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Laggangarbh, Glen Coe

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SNBL

Develop confidence and technical skill to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Glen Brittle, Skye

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.

Venue: Arrochar

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SNBL

July 2018

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.

Venue: Arrochar

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.

Venue: Tillicoultry, Ochils

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.

Venue: Tillicoultry, Ochils

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills. Supported by Walkhighlands.

Venue: Drymen, Lomond Hills

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills. Supported by Walkhighlands.

Venue: Drymen, Lomond Hills

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SNBL

August 2018

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Supported by Walkhighlands.

Venue: Arrochar

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SNBL

This one-day Mountaineering Scotland navigation course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Supported by Walkhighlands.

Venue: Arrochar

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SNBL

September 2018

This Mountain Training award is for members who are currently involved or keen to become involved in leading hill-walking parties in mountainous terrain in summer conditions.

Venue: Mill Cottage, Feshiebridge

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SNBL

October 2018

This Mountain Training award is for members who are currently involved or keen to become involved in leading hill-walking parties in mountainous terrain in summer conditions.

Venue - Mill Cottage, Feshiebridge

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SNBL

This two day course is aimed at equipping participants with the knowledge and practical skills to deal with an unexpected emergency in the great outdoors.

Venue - Mill Cottage, Feshiebridge

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SNBL