CNI Section - Snowcraft Beginner Course
Snowcraft Beginner Course
What this course is about?
The beginners weekend focuses on core mountaineering skills. This will give you the essential skills needed for the basics of mountaineering up until the stage when rope-work is required (rope work is the essence of the intermediate course which is the next step)
Basic skills you will learn on the course:
- Walking on snow & ice
- The use of the ice axe
- Step Cutting
- Using Crampons
- Self arresting (using the ice axe to stop you falling)
- Avalanche awareness â (Introduction)
- Using avalanche transceivers
For all the info you need and to secure your place, contact
Mobile: 027 461 8336
22 July 2016 - 24 July 2016
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