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Courses and events calendar

We offer a wide range of great 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.

Please note: 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.

July 2021

August 2021

This one-day course is for adults who have never climbed before or who has done a little climbing indoors but would like to try climbing outdoors on real rock. 

Venue: Fort William area

Booking open

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Ready to Rock

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills and is aimed at our members who regularly ascend  Munros (or equivalent)

Venue: Braemar

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list

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Navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills and is aimed at our members who regularly ascend  Munros (or equivalent)

Venue: Braemar

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list

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Navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills.

Venue: Campsie Fells

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Navigation course

September 2021

This two-day course is designed to take climbers who can competently lead climb indoor or on sports routes and have some experience of climbing outdoors and introduce them to leading traditionally protected routes

Venue: Fort William area

Booking open

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Ready to rock

This weekend course 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. Includes three yoga sessions.

Venue: Glen Clova

Booking open

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Mountain skills weekend course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills.

Venue: Ochil Hills

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list


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Navigation course

This course will give you a firm grounding in practical navigation skills.

Venue: Ochil Hills

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list

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Navigation course

For people who regularly climb hills/mountains who wish to take it to the next level. Develop confidence and technical skill to tackle scrambling-type terrain safely and efficiently.

Venue: Glen Brittle, Skye

Booking on hold

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Scrambling course

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: Glen Feshie

Booking open

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First aid course

Module 1 -This course is a syllabus based course and full details of the course content can be viewed at the Mountain Training website.

Venue: Glen Feshie

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list

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Summer mountain leader training

October 2021

Module 2 -This course is a syllabus based course and full details of the course content can be viewed at the Mountain Training website.

Venue: Glen Feshie

Fully booked - please contact us for waiting list

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Summer mountain leader training

This weekend course 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

Booking open

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Mountain skills weekend course

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: Glen Feshie

Booking open

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First aid course

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Campsie Fells

Fully booked - join the waiting list

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Night navigation course

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Campsie Fells

Booking open

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Night navigation course

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Campsie Fells

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Night navigation course

November 2021

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Pentland Hills

Fully booked - join the waiting list

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Night navigation course

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Pentland Hills

Fully booked - join the waiting list

Read more or book now

Night navigation course

Five hours of intensive training in techniques for navigating in poor visibility and darkness.

Venue: Pentland Hills

Fully booked - join the waiting list

Read more or book now

Night navigation course