LCMLA Training Courses at Oaklands, April 2017

We’ve a couple of LCMLA training courses programmed to run over the Easter break. Get in touch (via Oaklands preferably) if you’re keen.  http://oaklands-centre.co.uk/index.php/what-w...

Fish Caves (Lead Mine) Anchors

For years now the anchors in Fish Caves have been concerning people, some being very wobbly!  As we needed to place the Radon monitors in the mine I decided to have a go at removing and replacing...

Cutting ropes under tension

As part of the work I’ve been playing around with on Tyroleans the question of how tolerant a rope is to abrasion when under tension has repeatedly been raised.  As an attempt to have a lit...

Level 2 Essential Knots

Here’s a few knots I’d say are essential for all Level 2 Cave & Mine Leaders. Click on the knot title for some information on how to tie them....

Level 2 Refresher day; Monday 12th December

I’ve had an enquiry about putting on a Level 2 refresher day (possibly with some SRT). If you’re interested in the day get in touch and I’ll put something together. ...

LCMLA N. Wales Panel Courses

Places on this years panel courses are filling up. Our Level 2 course is now full, and there’s only a handful of places available on the Level 1 training courses.  Get in touch if you’...