Winter Short Roping Masterclasses in the Lake District

A mountaineer with coils of rope on a snowy mountain - Chris Ensoll Mountain Guide

A two-day masterclass for full AMI members (MIA holders, MIC trainees and MIC holders) wanting to further their knowledge and experience of managing clients in winter short roping situations, and improve their interpretation of terrain and associated techniques. The two days will include:
~ foundations of short roping
~ coaching movement for safe travel over steep ground
~ short roping on consequential ground, scrambles and easy climbs in the winter environment.

Venue: will be confirmed in the week before the masterclass, but likely to be in the central or southern Lake District

Dates: 28th-29th January 2019

Times: 9am to 4pm approx

Cost: £105

Counts as 2 CPD points for full members

Equipment list: 
~ the usual personal gear for a full day out in the mountains
~ a short rope
~ a small rack
~ leather gloves
~ harness
~ helmet
~ crampons
~ ice axe

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A group of winter mountaineers with coils of rope - Chris Ensoll Mountain Guide