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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.

April 2018

We have teamed up with Craigdon Mountain Sports, Edinburgh, to bring hillwalkers a new mountain safety and skills talk this spring. Places are limited, so booking is essential.

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Spring Skills for the Hills

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 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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

TWO PLACES AVAILABLE

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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SNBL

June 2018

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

Venue: Laggangarbh, Glen Coe

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

Read more or book now

SNBL

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

Venue: Tillicoultry, Ochils

FULLY BOOKED

Read more or book now

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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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SNBL

September 2018

Scotland's inclusive indoor climbing competition will be held at EICA Ratho.

Date subject to confirmation.


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SNBL

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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

FULLY BOOKED

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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

Read more or book now

SNBL

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

Read more or book now

Fundamentals 1

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

Read more or book now

Fundamentals 1