North Wales LCMLA Training Courses, December 2017. Still places available

We’ve still a few places available on our December courses from the 11-15th of December 2017.

Courses will be delivered by several of the North Wales Local Cave and Mine Leader Panel, the week is also a great opportunity for those ready to present for assessment as assessors will be available thorough-out the week. 

Places available:

Level 1 Mine Leader Training: 11-12 December. Lledr Hall with Dave Baines. £150 (2 places available)

Level 1 Cave and Mine Leader Training: 11-13 December. Lledr Hall & Mold with Dave Baines. £225 (2 places available)

Level 1 Mine Leader Training: 13-14 December. Oaklands with Dena Proctor (4 places available)

Level 2 Cave & Mine Leader Training (inc. Tyrollean for Groups): 11-13 Dec. Oaklands with Gethin Thomas. £225 (2 places available)

SRT Training: 14 December. Oaklands with Pete Knight. £75 (2 places available)


Assessments available all week. 


Get in touch if you’re keen! 


Note a copy of your booking enquiry form will be sent to your invoice address in addition to your own address,

Assessment Candidates, please read

Before presenting for assessment please double check you have the minimum log-book experience as outlined in the BCA Handbook

  • Have at least 1 year cave/mine exploration
  • 30 trips in 10 different systems (including 2 different type of mines for Mine Leader)
  • A proportion of these should be as a leader under supervision
  • Some trips may be above and beyond the remit of the level 1

5 of these must be quality days, defined as satisfying at least 4 of the following. Please nominate and highlight the 5 trips you consider best reflect quality days in your logbook when presented

  • Exploration of a new route or system
  • Incorporate at least 4 or 5 hours underground exploration
  • An experience that develops an individuals caving/mine exploration knowledge, skills and awareness
  • Incorporates skills above the level of the candidates qualification
  • Self led
  • Involve some vertical skills or digging
  • Exploration of a cave that responds to rainfall

Please be prepared to present your log book on request. This can be done by posing or dropping off your log book to Oaklands OEC, or by sending us photos or a scan of your logbook.

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