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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. 

Course waiting lists

We operate a waiting list for all our fully-booked events to fill spaces that become available after cancellations. To be added to this list, please email us with your name, phone number and the dates of courses you are interested in.

February 2020

March 2020

This one-day workshop is for members interested in expanding their knowledge of mountain weather and how this relates to making the most of your adventures in the mountains.

Venue: Tillicoultry


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Mountain weather workshop

This one-day workshop is for members interested in expanding their knowledge of mountain weather and how this relates to making the most of your adventures in the mountains.

Venue: Tillicoultry


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Mountain weather workshop

April 2020

This courses goes a step further than the basic navigation skills to introduce valuable skills to members who regularly visit the summer mountains and who wish to develop their abilities to become safer and more proficient.

Venue: Mill Cottage, Glen Feshie

PLACES AVAILABLE

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Mountain skills weekend

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Pentland Hills

FULLY BOOKED

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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Pentland Hills

FULLY BOOKED

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Hill navigation course

This courses goes a step further than the basic navigation skills to introduce valuable skills to members who regularly visit the summer mountains and who wish to develop their abilities to become safer and more proficient.  We also add yoga to the mix, with a qualified yoga instructor.

Venue: Glen Clova

FULLY BOOKED

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Mountain skills and yoga

May 2020

This course is aimed at equipping members with the knowledge and practical skills to deal with an unexpected emergency in the great outdoors.  Aspects covered will include casualty assessment, environmental issues, trauma, medical conditions, how to stabilise a situation whilst waiting for professional help to arrive and the technique of CPR.

Venue: Mill Cottage and Kincraig

FULLY BOOKED

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First aid course

June 2020

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Aimed at our members who regularly ascend Munros (or equivalent).

Venue: Arrochar Alps

FULLY BOOKED

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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Aimed at our members who regularly ascend Munros (or equivalent).

Venue: Arrochar Alps

FULLY BOOKED

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Hill navigation course

For people who regularly climb hills/mountains who wish to take it to the next level. This course will develop your confidence and technical skills to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Glencoe

FULLY BOOKED

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Scrambling course

For people who regularly climb hills/mountains who wish to take it to the next level. This course will develop your confidence and technical skills to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Glencoe

FULLY BOOKED 

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Scrambling course

July 2020

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills.  Suitable for people who are new to walking and would prefer a more relaxed approach.

Venue: Drymen


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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Campsie Fells

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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Ochils


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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Ochils


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Hill navigation course

August 2020

September 2020

For people who regularly climb hills/mountains who wish to take it to the next level. This course will develop your confidence and technical skills to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Skye

FULLY BOOKED

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Scrambling course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Pentland Hills


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Hill navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical mountain navigation skills.  Suitable for people who enjoy days out on the hill, but would prefer to train on terrain that is not too physically demanding.

Venue: Pentland Hills


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Hill navigation course

This Mountain Training Scotland award is for members who are currently involved or keen to become involved in leading hill-walking parties in mountainous terrain in summer conditions. A two-day overnight camping expedition is part of this course. .

Venue: Mill Cottage, Feshiebridge

FULLY BOOKED

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Summer mountain leader course

October 2020

This courses goes a step further than the basic navigation skills to introduce valuable skills to members who regularly visit the summer mountains and who wish to develop their abilities to become safer and more proficient.

Venue: Glen Clova

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Mountain skills weekend

This course is aimed at equipping members with the knowledge and practical skills to deal with an unexpected emergency in the great outdoors.  Aspects covered will include casualty assessment, environmental issues, trauma, medical conditions, how to stabilise a situation whilst waiting for professional help to arrive and the technique of CPR.

Venue: Mill Cottage and Kincraig

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First aid course