Our Mountain Skills 2 course runs over two consecutive days, usually at weekends, and includes a night navigation exercise of approx. 3 hours duration. They are predominantly run in the Wicklow mountains.
It is strongly advised that you complete Mountain Skills 1 before participating in this course, as it builds on the skills acquired in MS1.
To participate in MS courses you should have a reasonable level of fitness with previous hillwalking experience.
Our instructors are fully qualified Mountain Leaders with REC first aid certificates. We are accredited by Mountaineering Ireland to provide Mountain Skills courses.
We work on a maximum ratio of 1 instructor to 6 clients.
Course costs €140 per person with discounts available for group bookings of four or more.