North Wales Alpine Preparation
Applications for the North Wales Alpine Preparation course are now open.
The 2021 course is taking place on 1-2 May at Plas y Brenin, with 12 spaces available. The student cost is just £90 per person.
The deadline for applications will be 28 February 2021
The purpose of this two-day course based in Wales is to provide a top-class introduction to Alpine mountaineering at the lowest possible cost. It is not possible to cover Alpine mountaineering in great detail over two days, but an introduction to the basic considerations, like the use of equipment, glacier travel, crevasse rescue can be provided.
This is a stand-alone course. You do not need to have, nor intended to complete the Jonathan Conville Memorial Trust Alpine-based course to be able to apply for this course.
Each course place costs over £200, yet trainees are charged only £90.
As a charity, the Mountain Training Trust will provide administration and deliver the courses at no extra cost to the trainees. If you would like to support the Mountain Training Trust in its work, please click here to find out how you can help.
The minimum age for applicants is 18 years and the maximum age is 30. For detailed course notes, please click here.
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