Wicklow or Comeragh Mountains
A Mountaineering Ireland Accredited course. The Mountain Skills 1 is the first of two trainings under the Mountain Skills Scheme. Understanding the mountain environment is one of the most important aspects of being safe in the mountains, and over the two days we look at many skills to help you stay safe in the mountains.
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Here are some of the topics we will be covering over the course of the day.
- Introduction to map reading.
- Understanding contour lines.
- Introduction to compass work.
- Access and environmental issues.
- Mountain safety.
- Weather and planning.
- & much more.
Duration: 2 days